Quick Thoughts – Donald Trump Jr., Tit-for-Tat Politics, and a third party

As I said in a post elsewhere, the time for understanding and tolerance of any domestic support for President Donald Trump is coming to an end. Many can’t fathom why anyone supported Trump for any reason at any time, but what is clear is that whatever rationale Trump supporters may have had in the past has since been replaced by blind obsequience to a leader and an administration that is directionless, disorganized, backwards, and scoffed at by every other country in the world save Russia. It’s time to admit that no swamp draining is going on, Mexico isn’t paying for the wall, and ISIS hasn’t been defeated, among a hundred other things.

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Dilbert Denies Climate Change – I Challenge Dilbert – So It Goes

Dilbert, first published when I was about two years old, always got a chuckle from me as a lad because the pictures were silly, but it later became newly revelatory after I began to live through the tedium of elevator small talk, witnessed firsthand the omnipresence of miscommunication, and stared down the specter of utter misunderstanding between two or more departments […]

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Podcast Companion – Ep04

In Episode 04 I talk about Rachel Maddow’s poor handling of Trump’s 1040, the persistence of the liberal bubble, Trump voters and the ACA, AG Jeff Sessions, and Sec Def Mattis. To go along with E04, I’ve included a list of sources that I referenced during recording: Ep03 of the Podcast – Tammy and the T-Rex […]

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Ballots or Bullets

It’s taken approximately this long for my thoughts to coalesce to the point where I feel comfortable calling them a semi-ordered mess.  I’ve jotted down notes in notebooks, textbook margins, napkins, post-its, and old bank statements – half finished pieces litter both physical and virtual desktops.  I’ve written scattered thoughts on Trump’s Cabinet appointments, the […]

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