Narcissistic Jingoism

Finally, whispers have ceased and voices have been raised to audible levels. One voice is that of Sen. Al Franken (D-Min.); another voice is...

Nobody’s Fault But Mine

The trumpeters of the Orange Monster, and the monster itself, would be well-advised to adopt that stanza from Led Zeppelin’s song of the same...

Trump Mocked My Military Service

Yea, I'll get to the mockery in a moment; there's a backstory, and it must be begrudgingly retold.   In 1975, in my teens, I was...

Trump’s Wiretap Paranoia Could Trigger a Search for Strawberries

In front of the world, President Trump and his administration tripled down on his delusional and paranoid claim that former President Obama ordered wiretapping...

Take Your Seats

The houselights are flickering in the lobby. Signaling that the performers are prepared to perform. I did not want to see this play. If...

Trump the Terrible – The Tyrant That Keeps on Raping America

President Trump’s rapacious assault on America's democracy, on her human rights, on her institutions, and on her safeguards, continues unabated. Unless things change, America’s...