As an old fashioned newspaper reporter, I covered city councils, county court and government, state legislature, governor’s offices, U.S. Senate races, House races, on and on it went. Sad to say I used up my time in journalism, shifted to academia, then used up my time at that and now I just fester and write […]Read More Goddam I Hate THIS Kind of Politics….
The sad, and thusfar secret, story of dissident columnist Jamal Kashoggi still awaits revelation, but it’s clear President Trump isn’t interested. What he cares about is the Saudi Arabian hierarchy, its loyalty to him and the fact that it has control over a lot of oil, but not as much as us. A picture is […]Read More He’s Dead But We Won! Trumpian Logic
Truth be known, my weekly visit to the Evanston Farmers Market is not always happy for me. Walk past anything with Nutella in it. Walk past anything rolled up that contains jelly. Walk past baked goods (except five grain breads). Walk past anything really tasty. Get kale and spinach and root vegetables and the like. […]Read More Dems, Steel Balls and Rubber Mallets
Reuters has a Luxury Goods Correspondent stationed in Paris.Read More A job I missed, dammit….
The latest White House scam as election approaches is to slap the label” unruly mob” on the Democrats and suggest they are being taken over by socialist lefties and young people. This transparent and foolish claim comes from President Trump, never shy about mobs in the past. Okay, I think the only thing we can […]Read More Mobsters, stand up and cheer…proudly!
Okay, here’s how President Trump celebrated the elevation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. The gist of his statement in Kansas was that you don’t hand matches to an arsonist. But in politics, I would suggest that is exactly what you do and, in this case, is exactly what this lumpy mendacious blob has […]Read More Pass the matches, President Lumpy
Okay, I think Judge Kavanaugh is on his way to Senate confirmation as the newest member of the U.S. Supreme Court. The number will probably be well beyond what is necessary, not news to me as it mostly reflects the political breakdown of the Senate. Media is easily misled and loves drama, which is why […]Read More Come fair maidens, your time is at hand