If You Try Sometimes, You Might Find…

“My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed." ~Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg Mick Jagger was right- “You can't always get what you want.” Or can you? The lyrics continue: "if you try sometimes, you might find, you get what you need." We are not … Continue reading If You Try Sometimes, You Might Find…

XLVII Days

I know everything is not about me, but this is my blog, so it kind of is. With everything happening to me as of late: hurricanes, fires, pandemics, earthquakes, sharknados, I have but one regret. I’m disappointed in myself because I’ve been writing so sporadically. My excuse is that I struggle with anxiety; lately, it's … Continue reading XLVII Days

Shocked Again (Not Really) He Knew

It was 1972, when a young investigative journalist, Bob Woodward, teamed with Carl Bernstein while working for the Washington Post to uncover President Richard Nixon's crimes in what became known as Watergate. Their investigations ultimately led to Nixon's resignation. Has Woodward felled another criminal POTUS? The crimes of this one eclipse the crimes of the … Continue reading Shocked Again (Not Really) He Knew

Why Are We Surprised?

Why are we surprised? When I say we, I mean you. This is old news. Trump is a five-time draft dodger, on tape in 2015 disparaging the military service of former United States Senator John McCain. McCain had been a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, offered an early release but refused to leave his … Continue reading Why Are We Surprised?

This Election is Everything

The last night of the Democratic National Convention ended with Joe Biden giving the most inspiring speech of the week. Considering the caliber of speeches we saw throughout the convention that was quite a feat. https://youtu.be/rmN90VuLH6Y “Faith sees best in the dark." ~Joe Biden Joe Biden quoted Søren Kierkegaard in his convention speech. It was … Continue reading This Election is Everything

“Unintended Consequences,” but Targeted

Central casting couldn’t have found a group of more villainous clichés than Trump’s cabinet appointees. This is not breaking news, but I mention it because this pattern of behavior by Orange Foolius shows an intent to harm the US in any capacity available to him. His cabinet appointees are friends and donors whose financial interests … Continue reading “Unintended Consequences,” but Targeted