Why are we surprised? When I say we, I mean you. This is old news. Trump is a five-time draft dodger, on tape in 2015 disparaging the military service of former United States Senator John McCain. McCain had been a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, offered an early release but refused to leave his … Continue reading Why Are We Surprised?
The last night of the Democratic National Convention ended with Joe Biden giving the most inspiring speech of the week. Considering the caliber of speeches we saw throughout the convention that was quite a feat. https://youtu.be/rmN90VuLH6Y “Faith sees best in the dark." ~Joe Biden Joe Biden quoted Søren Kierkegaard in his convention speech. It was … Continue reading This Election is Everything
“Donald Trump hasn’t grown into the job, because he can’t, and the consequences of that failure are severe. A hundred and seventy thousand Americans dead. Millions of jobs gone. While those at the top take in more than ever. Our worst impulses unleashed, our proud reputation around the world badly diminished, and our democratic institutions … Continue reading DNC Night Three
I am not going to complain today, despite news that Kanye and Jared Kushner speak daily. I won't complain—today, despite Dollhand's admission that he’s sabotaging the US postal service to keep people from voting by mail, and in the process endangering the lives and sustenance of many people whose prescription drugs and Social Security checks … Continue reading Thank Me for My Patience
https://twitter.com/kamalaharris/status/1293530961150455808?s=21 White men of the grand old party are afraid. They would have preferred almost any other candidate, but Biden's Vice Presidential pick has left them scrambling. Kamala Harris is smart, experienced, and she does her homework. I sat up and took notice when she made Brett (I like beer) Kavanaugh cry. Her questioning of … Continue reading Biden and Harris, the Dynamic Duo
I am among a growing number of people who don’t have television service. The internet keeps me apprised of daily news, and I believe I’m more informed now than I was when I depended on television because I have more sources of information. The reason I don’t have television service because I have to prioritize … Continue reading News Blues