Trump: “I Haven’t Had One Call” Trump hasn't heard anything. Thousands of predominately Native American protesters, joined by thousands of veterans, environmental groups, including Greenpeace, the Sierra Club, and the Center for Biological Diversity—all vocal in their opposition, but Trump hasn't had one call. Nearly 700 people have been arrested since protests first began last year, but Trump doesn't think this … Continue reading Trump: “I Haven’t Had One Call”

Trump, Putin, Tillerson, Oil, and the EPA

Today's headlines:  "Rex Tillerson is approved by senate panel for Secretary of State" "Trump advances controversial oil pipelines with executive action" "Trump orders EPA contract freeze and media blackout" I might be the last one to realize it, but these headlines are all part of the same story. This we all know: ExxonMobil Chief Executive … Continue reading Trump, Putin, Tillerson, Oil, and the EPA

2016 # The Turd That Wouldn’t Flush

Admittedly, this is not the classiest title for a post, but I believe Ernesto Hemingway would approve- as it is the truest title I've ever written. This has been a shitty year. I unthinkingly condemned 2016 to Hell with my first post of the year which began: "I'm feeling strangely optimistic." — I take full … Continue reading 2016 # The Turd That Wouldn’t Flush

How to Act “Normal”

Appearances can be deceiving. I know this because I appear calm (ask anyone), but underneath this calm exterior lays a woman who often wonders what colors straight jackets come in, and if they come in a choice of styles: turtleneck for winter, halter for summer, hooded for rainy days... Some people feel stress more than … Continue reading How to Act “Normal”

Donald Trump and The Dakota Pipeline What is this Dakota Pipeline thing with the abused protesters really about? Energy Transfer Partners- the company that owns the Dakota Pipeline, and one of the companies ... wait for it ... that Donald Trump has 2 million dollars invested in, is operating illegally. Why? So a handful of billionaires including Trump can sell … Continue reading Donald Trump and The Dakota Pipeline