What’s Left on the Spending Bill?

Our elected officials believe they have carved out a bill that everyone in Congress can agree on. This bill is the product of Sinchin (Sinema and Manchin, ) Scissorhands. Neither of the two will raise taxes on corporate America or the wealthiest 1% of the population, even though the 25 richest Americans paid little to … Continue reading What’s Left on the Spending Bill?

Irony vs. Sarcasm

Good morning class. 😏 Today we will discuss the difference between irony and sarcasm. No, they are not interchangeable. *There will be a test at the end of the lesson. Irony- Doocy is a paid journalist. Sarcasm- I love that guy. (Really, I detest him.) Irony- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, who calls the shots … Continue reading Irony vs. Sarcasm

Cuomo Resigns

Andrew Cuomo has resigned as the Governor of New York, and all I can think is that Trump is celebrating another takedown. It’s no secret that Cuomo and Trump despise each other, or that Trump knows Cuomo would never pardon him from the imminent state indictments heading his way. https://www.thedailybeast.com/did-democrats-just-fall-into-roger-stones-trap Eleven women, who worked for … Continue reading Cuomo Resigns

Attack on Capitol Building, House Investigation Day One

The House Bipartisan Select Committee Investigation into the January 6 attack on the Capitol Building opened on Tuesday morning with testimony given by four police officers who shared their experiences of that day and asked only that the truth be told and those politicians who played a role be held accountable. Committee members are: Chairman … Continue reading Attack on Capitol Building, House Investigation Day One

Pelosi Reminds Us Why She is the Speaker of the House

After Senate Republicans honored their leader, Mitch McConnell, granting him the “personal favor” he requested: casting a no vote for a bipartisan commission to investigate the orchestrated attack against the Capitol, the only solution left was for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to establish a select committee in the House of Representatives to probe January 6. … Continue reading Pelosi Reminds Us Why She is the Speaker of the House

Reality Wins

What is reality? I could spend a day in contemplation of its esoteric definition: ‘something that exists independently of all other things and from which all other things derive.’ My tendency to over philosophize, to masticate a single word while ignoring context, often obscures rather than clarifies. My thoughts exist independently of all other things, … Continue reading Reality Wins