March 15, 2017

IT’S ST. PATRICK’S DAY… (…with fond recollections about one if his less saintly namesakes) Just a few short years after the end of WWII, a more way-back time than we care to admit, we were a brand new “Recruit” in

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IT’S TRULY TIT FOR TAT ALL THE WAY FOLKS… (…and now it’s the Democrats’ turn to piss on the Republicans’ parade) There’s nothing more ridiculous than having to watch supposedly smart political types engage in what amounts to a useless

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RUSSIA, RUSSIA…RUSSIA… (…fixating on finding a “Russian Connection”) If ever anyone needed further proof that politics, as we practice them here in America, are just as dirty a tit-for-tat game as can be found anywhere else in the world, the

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MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL… (…who’s the faux-new-iest of them all?) In the latest escalation of his war with the news “media”, Mr. Trump’s calling it an “enemy of the people” shows that were it not for our Constitution he

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ECO-EVANGELICALS AND LATTER-DAY FLAT-EARTHERS HAVE IT WRONG… (…because both act like two donkeys braying over one pile of hay) We have no claims to either academic or scientific credentials or expertise about the subject of climate change, and global warming

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IS THE TRUMP BILLIONAIRES’ CLUB THE RIGHT PRESCRIPTION… (…to fix what needs fixing in America)? Despite a post-election chorus of doom and gloom naysaying from the sidelines, it looks like we Americans decided to take a flying leap of faith

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TODAY’S AMERICAN ANGST ABOUT ITSELF IS SIMPLY AN ECHO OF ITS PAST… (…from war-lords to robber-baron oligarchs…and back again) This may be indulging in a bit of philosophy…on wry…here, but it seems like today’s American angst about itself is simply

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