Peaceful Protests Met With Violence

Eight days ago George Floyd was murdered by four Minneapolis policemen: two held his body in place, one stood guard to make sure no one would help him, and the fourth used his knee to strangle him. Only one has been arrested. Derek Chauvin, the man who strangled Floyd, had 18 complaints on his official … Continue reading Peaceful Protests Met With Violence

Senator Loeffler’s Quid Pro Quo

Kelly Loeffler broke into politics, just months ago. She is a Republican from Georgia who was appointed by Governor Brian Kemp, (cheater) to fill a vacancy in the Senate. Having had no political experience, she previously served as CEO of Bakkt, a subsidiary of a commodity and financial service provider called Intercontinental Exchange. Loeffler is … Continue reading Senator Loeffler’s Quid Pro Quo

The Mob is Out of the Closet

Attorney General Bill Barr made clear during his confirmation hearings that he believes a president of the U.S. has unlimited power. The fact that the constitution delegates three co-equal branches to govern is irrelevant in his eyes and he has worked to delegitimization Congress, and weaponize the Judicial branch since his swearing-in. This week, Republican … Continue reading The Mob is Out of the Closet

Super Crunchy Chicago Winters in the Days of Yore

I grew up in Chicago before winters became mild. Chicago winters today are, like creamy peanut butter, for wimps. There can not be two opinions on this, because it is not opinion, it is a fact. Real men and women eat crunchy peanut butter. Likewise, pre-Y2K Chicago winters were crunchy, super crunchy, the stuff of … Continue reading Super Crunchy Chicago Winters in the Days of Yore

Coronavirus in the U.S.

Don’t let anyone tell you the coronavirus is like the flu; the mortality rate is ten times higher. Today’s global coronavirus numbers: 113,851 cases 4,015 deaths Italy is closed; no one is leaving or entering. The entire country is closed. They report the second-largest outbreak, only outdone by China. China and South Korea have seen … Continue reading Coronavirus in the U.S.

Impeach Him Again, Nancy

McConnell’s plan was to end Trump’s impeachment trial before the Super Bowl, he says. Really he was trying to finish before more damning information came to light. He failed, but Trump will be acquitted regardless. There is clearly nothing that would have impelled GOP politicians to vote against their prize goose- with the golden toilet … Continue reading Impeach Him Again, Nancy