Friends, either you're closing your eyesTo a situation you do not wish to acknowledgeOr you are not aware of the caliber of disaster indicatedBy the presence of this thinking in your community Well, we got trouble, my friend, right hereI say, trouble right here in these United States* *With abject apologies to Meredith Wilson, Robert … Continue reading We Got Trouble, Right Here In Your City
Yeah, I am going to rant about Israel. Well, closer to the truth is I am going to rant about how the Progressive wing of the Democratic Party is beginning to look a lot like Republicans when it comes to telling the truth. I encourage you to Google any news source you wish to confirm … Continue reading Deja Vu All Over Again
The Dems gotta get smarter and tougher if they want to produce real progress.
It just might be the right time to reimagine or expand the Darwin Awards.
I am a gun owner. I have hunted geese, duck, teal, quail, dove. I shoot skeet and trap. I have been to the target range with a handgun on many occasions. My father and I never went deer hunting because we lived in an area where the deer hunters put booze in their coffee at … Continue reading The Gun Debate
Written Prior To The Verdict. To most of my white, Christian, middle-class or better friends: I live in a world you cannot begin to understand. To all my African American friends: You are living in a world I can only begin to understand. What is implicit bias? For me, in my life, it has living … Continue reading The Chauvin Decision
You would think it would be easy. Apparently, it is not.
As a follow up to my rant entitled “Thankfulness,” in which I say goodbye to 2020 with a kick in its ass and no remorse, I thought I would take a somewhat more introspective look at the impact 2020 had on me. As you may or may not know, I am an inveterate and voracious … Continue reading Take Me Away From Here
The following letter is going in the mail tomorrow to Senator Rob Portman (R-OH). The letter has already been emailed to his office. December 1, 2020 Senator Rob Portman448 Russell Senate Office BuildingWashington, DC 20510 Dear Senator Portman: I am writing you (again), but this time I am writing because I believe you have the … Continue reading Dear Senator Portman
I know. You are expecting some long-winded rant about the fragility of Donald Trump’s ego, his narcissistic genetic incapability of grasping the possibility that he lost this election, his Republican enablers and the Republicans abandoning the right to claim any redeeming values, blah, blah, blah, blah, blah. Nope. Now I admit that it will not … Continue reading Thankful