Trump and Barr Eliminate the Need for a Judicial Branch of Government

“At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer. If it ever reach us it must spring up amongst us; it cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen we must live through all time or … Continue reading Trump and Barr Eliminate the Need for a Judicial Branch of Government

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

A Dictator is Born

Trump’s attorneys have stopped arguing his innocence. The argument now is - so what. His attorney, Cipollone after Bolton places him 'in the loop' on Ukraine, has been implicated - so what. What are you going to do about it? Apparently, nothing. Some GOP Senators said it’s not impeachable: “I worked with other senators to … Continue reading A Dictator is Born

But Barisma— a poem

The fat lady is warming up with scales Watch today as our Constitution fails Supreme Court Justice John Roberts presides This half trial- which a stained jury decides ~ Add to Trump’s crimes felony bribery Campaign funds funneled to the GOP Elected officials bow to a traitor They’re paid off, each a political whore ~ … Continue reading But Barisma— a poem

The Old Top-Secret Lies Argument

Trump has two arguments against allowing his former National Security Adviser, John Bolton, to testify, and of course, they contradict each other. Trump calls Bolton a liar in one breath and then attempts to block the publication of his book, claiming it contains “top secret information.” Are they top-secret or are they lies— or perhaps … Continue reading The Old Top-Secret Lies Argument

The Numbers in My Head

I love language. Words fascinate me. They make me happy. My hobby is language. I’ve achieved varying levels of non-fluency and illiteracy in several languages. I like to break down words and sort their origins to Latin or Greek. I’m trying, and failing, to read Camus in French, and this is odd, but I have … Continue reading The Numbers in My Head