An Ode to Himself on 4 July

Well, we can't blame Betsy Devos for this one; she was not Secretary of Education when I was in school. I am a product of the inept Chicago public school system of yore. Twas a bit subpar when compared to other city schools in the U.S. Their biggest crime was a longterm failed effort to … Continue reading An Ode to Himself on 4 July

The Koch Brothers New Pitch

The story: ”Koch network opens its doors to Democrats as it expands political engagement.” ~CNBC What? Those can’t be the same libertarian Koch brothers who said: ~ NO to the Elderly“We favor the repeal of the fraudulent, virtually bankrupt, and increasingly oppressive Social Security system. Pending that repeal, participation in Social Security should be made … Continue reading The Koch Brothers New Pitch

Political Chaos, 4/13/2019

This has been a particularly disturbing week for anyone paying attention to the news, each new story overshadowing the previous one. Donald Trump and his appointees have become more brazen in their refusal to follow the law, that seems to be the theme. The story that kicked off the week, that of Trump’s latest fixer, … Continue reading Political Chaos, 4/13/2019

Sex Scandals, Related to Trump Make an Ugly Picture

I've started 7 or 8 posts in post in the past week, finishing only one. I'm having an existential crisis. What is the point of news we've become immune to? There is a big picture in 3 of the stories I've discarded... this ever changing kaleidoscope of ugliness in Donald Trump. A kaleidoscope is colored … Continue reading Sex Scandals, Related to Trump Make an Ugly Picture

“That Would be Hard”

This, the pro life party’s response To the question: Where are all those children You held detention? Those kidnapped by ice, Not returned to their parents There may be one or two Imposing impairments TRUMP’s White House, According to the ACLU Filed documents on Friday That do not dispute Recent reports stating There may have … Continue reading “That Would be Hard”