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TRUMP: THE PLAGUE

Headline 12/19/18; Trump: “We have defeated Isis in Syria, my only reason for being there during the Trump presidency.” Headline 1/6/19: Trump: “We have won against ISIS.” Headline 1/16/19: US service members killed in ISIS-claimed attack in Syria So, you’re the leader of Isis and you hear on TV that Donald Trump has tweeted that … Continue reading

ON THE CUSP OF A NEW YEAR…A MEDITATION ON GERSHWIN, DUDAMEL, THE LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA AND HUMAN POSSIBILITY)

This is a re-post of a piece I wrote which I still want to hope is achievable – in spite of what we have experienced this year.   They made me cry tonight. This evening I watched a concert. The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra led by the brilliant young conductor Gustavo Dudamel, with guest pianist … Continue reading

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN PLEASE SIT FOR THE FLAYING OF OUR NATIONAL ANATHEMA

What more can be said about the clowning glory that is Donald J. Trump. Today, America witnessed the eulogizing of a man whose sense of honor, morality and duty – whether you agreed with his policies or not – stands in stark contrast with the hollow blowhard who now sits behind the very same desk … Continue reading

TRUMP IS CRIMINALLY INSANE.

Even as I write scree after scree regarding the abject failures of Donald Trump – certainly as someone who controls America’s policy but more sadly as his masquerade as a human – I am painfully aware that of all his many failures the one regarding climate change is the most destructive and will, unless we … Continue reading

THE WALKING TELL

Why on earth does anyone care that a weakling like Donald Trump calls them a name? Any – any – insult that comes from such an insult to humanity as this thing is should be proudly worn as a badge of honor. I can only hope to be on the receiving end of an insult … Continue reading

THE END OF DEMOCRACY; A CAUTIONARY TALE

In light of the “digitally enhanced” (read; phony)video purporting to show CNN reporter Jim Acosta placing his hands on a young woman at a press conference, and the fact that the piece of shit in the oval has so far gotten away with all the outrageous lies that come out of his pie hole. Lies which … Continue reading

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