Archive for the ‘General’ Category

First 100 Days: Can We Say the Honeymoon Is Over If It Never Began?

Share

Saturday marks Trump’s 100th day in office. He now says the 100 Day benchmark is ‘ridiculous’, but it was HE who made it a big deal.

 
Share

April 24, 2017
Posted in: General, myth busting, Partisanship, Politics, rewriting history, Right-Wing Insanity

(Hiatus)

Share

Sorry folks. I know I punked out last week following Super Bowl Sunday, but my father went in for Triple-Bypass surgery this week (he’s okay. Surgery was a success) so I’ve been a bit too distracted this week to write my regular weekly Op/Ed. I hope to return to my regular duties next Monday. Sorry for […]

 
Share

February 13, 2017
Posted in: General

First Official Act of Trump Press Secretary is to Lie About an Easily Disprovable Fact?

Share

Press Secretary Spicer falsely claims Trump had “largest inaugural crowd in history. PERIOD!” Lying about easily disprovable facts is one thing, but why over such petty stuff?

 
Share

January 23, 2017
Posted in: fake scandals, General, myth busting, rewriting history, Right-Wing Insanity

Predictions for 2017: It’s the end of the world as we know it.

Share

My annual look back at the laughably failed predictions of the so-called psychics, my scorecard for last years predictions, and my predictions for the coming year.

 
Share

December 31, 2016
Posted in: Abortion rights, Civil Rights, Economy, Environment, General, Global Warming, Greed, Healthcare, Immigration Reform, Infrastructure, Jobs, Middle East, Money, National Security, Partisanship, Party of Life, Politics, Predictions, Right-wing Facism, Right-Wing Hypocrisy, Right-Wing Insanity, Taxes, Terrorism, Unconstitutional, War

Trump Camp Desperate To Convince Us His Gaffes Are All According to Plan

Share

A string of rookie mistakes, incontinent AM tweeting and a swampy cabinet are “all according to plan” say Trump supporters to worried critics.

 
Share

December 5, 2016
Posted in: General, myth busting, National Security, Partisanship, Politics, rewriting history, Right-Wing Hypocrisy, Scandals, Seems Obvious to Me

Trump is the Living Embodiment of Plato’s ‘Republic’

Share

In Plato’s most famous novel “Republic”, he used the technique of magnifying small problems to reveal their true nature. Trump IS that magnification of the GOP.

 
Share

August 22, 2016
Posted in: Election, General, mystery, Politics, Right-Wing Insanity, Seems Obvious to Me

How Does One Support Hillary without rewarding DNC misbehavior?

Share

The Democratic Party took sides in the race from Day One and actively harmed the Sanders campaign. Now they want Sanders’ endorsement and the votes of his supporters offering NOTHING in return but threats & ridicule.

 
Share

June 20, 2016
Posted in: Election, General, myth busting, Partisanship, Politics, Rants, Seems Obvious to Me, voting

Why a Sanders Victory is More Likely than Hillary

Share

All explanations for an inevitable Clinton victory in November hinge on how BAD Donald Trump will do, NOT how much better of a candidate she is.

 
Share

May 2, 2016
Posted in: Election, General, myth busting, Politics, Rants, Seems Obvious to Me

Meet the Press’ Bad Delegate Math. Misstates delegate math suggesting Sanders can’t win

Share

MtP claims that if Super Delegates were apportioned the way Bernie wants, he’d still be way behind, but their numbers are completely wrong.

 
Share

April 4, 2016
Posted in: Election, General, mystery, myth busting, rewriting history

Facebook Shut Me Down. Demands I reveal my identity in the name of “security”. Whose?

Share

Facebook is demanding I reveal my identity in the name of “security”. Whose?

 
Share

March 1, 2016
Posted in: General

Cruz Comfortably Beats Trump in Iowa. Dems still too close to call. Suspicious Clinton bounce repealed.

Share

Going into the wee hours of the morning, I was watching Hillary Clinton’s delegate lead shrink all night, when around 9pm CST, with 18% of precincts left to go, leading by only 11 delegates, the Clinton campaign declared victory despite all the pollsters saying it was “too close to call.” Her lead continued to shrink with every update. By […]

 
Share

February 2, 2016
Posted in: Election, General, Politics, Predictions, voting

Win or Lose, Trump is Now the Face of GOP

Share

They can deny it all they want, but even if Trump loses the GOP nomination, he and his offensive, questionable & even delusional world view now represents the modern Republican Party.

 
Share

December 21, 2015
Posted in: Election, General, Politics, Right-wing Facism, Right-Wing Insanity, Seems Obvious to Me