Wishing Journalists Would Just Do Their Job

It’s high past time that journalists start doing their jobs, and only their jobs, and do them with an eye n informing the public of the facts. I listened to about 85-90 percent of the Mueller hearings Wednesday and what … Continue reading

The Trump Cruelty Continues; This Time, It’s SNAP Cuts

The abject cruelty of the Trump regime continues unabated. In their latest move today, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) has come up with a change to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)(Food Stamps) that could end up throwing more than … Continue reading

Limbaugh Finally Admits What We Knew: GOP is No Longer “Fiscally Responsible”

Once again, while the Republican Party likes to position itself as “the party of fiscal responsibility,” that slogan is a huge red herring; a phony designation that has n basis in reality. This talking point has been around for almost … Continue reading

When a Trumper Asks for Proof of Donny’s Racism, Here You Go

Donald Trump loves to claim that all the accusations that he is racist are unfounded and that he “has a great relationship with the Blacks.” He also claims he hasn’t “a racist bone in his body.” Strangely, those are two … Continue reading

An Open Letter to the GOP “Base”

I doubt if I will ever understand why so many people in red states continue to vote Republican, and do so habitually. Why do none of them take the time to realize that the Republican leadership is playing them for … Continue reading

No One is Perfect, But Especially Bernie Stans

No candidate has ever been perfect. I mean, none. That includes FDR, whose campaign in 1932 wasn’t as “progressive” as the current far left would have you believe. Even after he was elected, FDR was very fiscally conservative, which is … Continue reading

The Myth of the Great Trump Economy

Both the pro-trump and anti-Trump sides of the aisle keep telling us the economy is in remarkable shape. The Trumpers brag about it because they think it will help him gain a second term, while the anti-Trumpers worry that this … Continue reading

The One Impeachable Offense That is Like No Other

One reason those of us who are demanding impeachment are having a difficult time selling it to the public at-large and to Democrats in office in particular, is due to outrage fatigue. You see, Donny Trump has been thumbing his … Continue reading

How to Save Democracy

See, here’s the problem… Once we as an electorate make a democratic decision, we are stuck with that decision for between two and six years. There is no mechanism in our democracy for a do-over, except to make sure the … Continue reading

Why Are We Sitting By?

Every time I check my Twitter feed, I am inundated with “progressive activists” demanding that someone “do something about…” all sorts of things. At the same time, these same people look to blame everyone else for the pox on the … Continue reading