An Obama Speech to Make Your Day

President Obama spoke at the University of Illinois today, and if it doesn’t make you feel nostalgic for a time when the president was dignified, eloquent and made us proud, then you’re not pro-America.  In this speech, President Obama uses his … Continue reading

An Anonymous Hero? No.

Before I start, I’d like to say, everything that follows is pure opinion. I know the difference between opinion and fact, and this is the former. Therefore, it can’t be “Fake News.” I know a lot of people are really … Continue reading

Trump’s Criminal Troubles

As I said in my last column, there are many reasons why no one should feel the need to put all their eggs in the Mueller investigation basket. Of course, the Mueller investigation is important and it has borne a … Continue reading

Donny’s Political Trouble

For those of you putting all your faith in Robert Mueller – and honestly, Lord Donny seems to be one of them – you should really look more closely because the Trump Regime is likely to crash and burn sooner … Continue reading

White Unicorn “Progressives” are NOT the Democratic Base.

Many “progressives” out there seem to believe merely being “liberal” or “progressive” automatically qualifies them to be part of the “Democratic base.”  As usual, they would be wrong. To qualify as part of the Democratic base, you must first demonstrate a virtually unwavering … Continue reading

Don’t Let the Gunloons Win

I have been advocating for stricter gun laws for more than 30 years, in part because it’s an issue that is very personal to me. More than 30 years ago,  someone I knew and loved was gunned down senselessly in … Continue reading

“Progressives”: Stop Attacking Democrats

It’s hard to believe, really… We have just over two months until the most important and consequential midterm election in our lives and the beginning of the most consequential period in the history of our democracy, and there are still … Continue reading

The Best Argument for Gun Control Comes From Gunloons

I have been saying this for years. A few years back, for example, the NRA and the gunloons on the far right were trying to make a case for “open carry” everywhere. You’ll remember this, if you remember the spectacle … Continue reading

Start With Pence…

There is a lot of talk about impeaching Donald Trump, especially since Tuesday, when his former lawyer and former campaign chairman became felons. Granted, Manafort was not convicted for anything related to Trump, but he goes on trial again in … Continue reading

The Swamp Creature Will Not Escape

There are times when I really hate being right, and this is one of them. A great many people who are smarter than I keep expressing surprise that Donald Trump is as corrupt as he is. They say silly shit … Continue reading