Suing the Victim for $3 Mil? Swift Countersuing

Taylor Swift is not normally in my radar. I have three children, ages 16-21, and none of them ever attended a concert of hers or idolized her. I will admit to thinking, when she was very young, that she deserved a modicum of respect because she played an instrument and wrote her own music, as … Continue reading Suing the Victim for $3 Mil? Swift Countersuing

An Illusion of Healthcare 

Trumpcare is the new plan for you to buy You may keep your doctor but there's a glitch We exclude illness, so millions will die But there will be more money for the rich                                 ~ You pay for insurance, … Continue reading An Illusion of Healthcare 

13 Super Secret Senators and a Healthcare Heist 

These thirteen Republican Senators have a secret...and on June 30, 2017, the Senate will vote on what will change the lives of millions Americans. What exactly it is, only these 13 are privy to...and yes they are all men.  Mitch McConnell says there will be no hearings on the healthcare bill he plans to push … Continue reading 13 Super Secret Senators and a Healthcare Heist 

Donald Trump’s War on the Middle Class

I touched on this topic a couple of days ago, but I think it deserves more attention.  In 2006 Donald Trump said he "sort of hoped" the housing market would collapse. If there is a bubble burst "people like me can go in and buy like crazy."  Two years later the real estate bubble did … Continue reading Donald Trump’s War on the Middle Class

Long After the Birth of the 2008 Financial Crisis, The Republicans Want Another Baby

Who remembers the financial crisis of 2008? Anyone?? Anyone?? Bueller?? Like the pain of childbirth, the economic contraction that burst the housing bubble and led to epidural bank bailouts that were as ineffective as self hypnosis at relieving said pain felt while birthing oversized billionaires with giant heads, it all seems to have been forgotten.  … Continue reading Long After the Birth of the 2008 Financial Crisis, The Republicans Want Another Baby

Shame on Montana

Montana elects a multimillionaire Greg Gianforte to the U.S. House of Representatives the day after he is witnessed grabbing a reporter by the throat, and throwing him to the ground. Being charged with assault clearly doesn't have the stigma attached to it that it use to. This behavior is acceptable to the citizens of Montana. Donald … Continue reading Shame on Montana