Has Anybody Here Seen My Old Friend

I have avoided social media like some dark age plague. Not because I didn’t see the benefit in it – of course I did,...

Come On – This Can’t Be Real!

  “Come on, come on, come on, come on - this can't be real” are words written and sang by Gil Scott-Heron in response to...

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...

Doctor, Doctor, Give Me The News

From a friend of Hunting For Thompson comes this open letter from America’s Healers, entitled: A Letter to Our Patients in the Trump Era....

Manic Monday

It’s the first of many manic Mondays for our nation, and especially for the Orange Monster and its trumpeters. They are very busy attempting...

Quid Pro Scotch

Through Greg Hankins I reconnected with a poker room shift manager from my gambling days (see Has Anybody Here Seen My Old Friend). His name...