Count Down: Two Weeks

Buckle up. We are almost there. Don't make me turn around. Are you ready for this nightmare to end? I am, and we have our first "last" to look forward to: Thursday night is the last presidential debate. I’ve never been able to tolerate listening to Trump’s vitriolic vomit, I typically hit mute and read … Continue reading Count Down: Two Weeks

Fifteen Days Left to Vote

Tis the times' plague, when madmen lead the blind. William Shakespeare, King Lear Over the last four years, I have said everything there is to say about this administration. Rather than repeat myself, or spread their latest propaganda by disputing it, I’ll only remind you that we are just 15 days away from the most … Continue reading Fifteen Days Left to Vote

Sheldon Whitehouse on Dark Money in Politics

https://youtu.be/cjcXVKg43qY If you haven't had the time or the stomach to watch this week's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, I recommend taking the time to listen to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse who used his time to succinctly explained how "dark money,” likely originating from the coffers of Charles Koch, was behind the selection of Amy Conen Barrett … Continue reading Sheldon Whitehouse on Dark Money in Politics

Dirty GOP Tricks Du Jour

Today is day two of the Senate’s Supreme Court Justice confirmation hearings for Anti-Amy Coney Barrett. Barrett is no relation of mine. She is ”anti” as in anti-healthcare, anti-workers rights, anti-women’s rights, she is anti-everything that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg stood for and fought for. "If an opening comes in the last year of President … Continue reading Dirty GOP Tricks Du Jour

Mike Pence’s Spirit Animal

At a glance, last night's debate appeared to be just another opportunity for a smug, weak man to disregard boundaries set by a woman, in this case, the moderator, and to pretend his debate opponent, Senator Kamala Harris, had no voice. Then something profound happened. Mike Pence’s Spirit Animal made an appearance. When the fly … Continue reading Mike Pence’s Spirit Animal

E-30 Days Left to Vote

“My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed.” ~ Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsberg That was the dying wish of perhaps the most highly respected Supreme Court Justice in history, Ruth Bader Ginsberg. Did that matter to the GOP? No. Before she was so much … Continue reading E-30 Days Left to Vote