You may have noticed there’s a lot of Trumpstuff going on. Bizarre appointments of the uniquely-unqualified to powerful positions. Strange bedfellows, ala Vladimir Putin. A startling lack of diversity in the Presidential Succession–old white guys with suspect belief systems, military malfeasance, and even questionable patriotism.
What happened to all that Party of Lincoln rhetoric?
More importantly, what will happen? We … Continue reading
That Tuesday afternoon, I got out the pots. The two big pots I was going to carry outside and bang together in jubilation when they called the night for Hillary.
Later, crestfallen, I put the pots away. The next day I cried. I wandered around the house. Disbelief. Astonishment.
Slowly, slowly, it sunk in. We had elected Mr. Trump.
We … Continue reading
Fake News in Post-Truth
I dearly loved my Great Aunt Hester. We visited her all the time when I was a child. I think she bought every single issue National Enquirer ever published in her lifetime. She kept a great big pile of various tabloid magazines on her sofa where she loved to read.
In just about every visit, she … Continue reading
‘m old fashioned. I grew up a long time ago. Truth mattered. In fact, in the last century, even my professors at university frequently spoke of pursuing Truth as a life-long quest for a more fulfilling, more empowered existence.
But today, nah. Not so much. Not any more.
Do you really think for a moment that a … Continue reading
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Cuz, seriously, people, these four years–can we even imagine what it’s going to be like with Ivanka hostessing her heart out while her husband–the indefatigable Jared K!–is out mediating peace talks while … Continue reading