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“PATRIOTIC OPPOSITION TO DONALD TRUMP” (ANOTHER IMPORTANT PIECE BY CHARLES M. BLOW)

Another great piece by Charles M. Blow in today’s N Y Times (12/12/16 And, within this important N Y Times Op-Ed is the following: In a 1780 letter written to a fellow revolutionary considering “retiring into private life,” staunch abolitionist Samuel Adams — a man strongly opposed to slavery and therefore one of my favorite … Continue reading

LEARNING OUR A B C’s

The evangelicals who remain steadfast in their unflagging support for Donald Trump despite his demonstrably manifest unfitness for the Presidency – or any other position in any government – are people who should now be referred to as The A B C’s, The American Bullshit Christians. The tortured logic exhibited by these bible thumping hypocrites … Continue reading

AN OPEN LETTER TO MILLENNIALS – SOME OF WHOM APPEAR TO BE NOT THAT BRIGHT…

…And whose vote for Gary Johnson could possibly get Donald J. Trump elected to the Presidency of this country. Johnson, a man who had never heard of Aleppo – he said he thought it was “an acronym” – and who couldn’t name a single world leader he admired, oh, wait – he did manage to … Continue reading

THE BALLAD OF REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES PAST, PRESENT AND, NO DOUBT, FUTURE – OR: WOULD ANYBODY LIKE SOME MIXED NUTS?

Re: the two- twelve Republican field Adding all of their IQ’s would yield A remarkable sum Giving them all headaches from How to keep this much dumbness concealed There was “kids could be janitors” Newt Rick: “whut’s that third thing? Oops – shoot” Cain: “what affairs?” Michelle: well…who cares? And Mitt who just filled up … Continue reading

IN MEMORIAM – CAPITALISM AND MASS MURDER IN AMERICA

I suspect that this latest tragedy in Connecticut – and all the other mass shootings, is the unavoidably inevitable result of a system that will steadfastly not  guarantee all it’s citizens a good free education, birth to death healthcare, and fails to maintain and build on its once great manufacturing base thereby losing work for its citizens, but instead continues to squander … Continue reading

The Ballad of the Republican Party Defined

To all of you who remain loyal  To the GOP family of “royals” And you’re not rich, or privileged, or fried, And your news isn’t all Fox-i-fied And you actually CAN think – and read Love your wife, and your children, and need A job, and some healthcare, and the knowledge That, if they wish, … Continue reading