There are a couple of questions left to be answered here: Are people recovered from the Hillary Clinton debacle enough for another female? Can the Democratic party win with identity politics vs. Donald Trump? Can Bernie Sanders take what once was an American slur - being a Socialist - and win the party … Continue reading Sanders or Warren: Which One You Got?
Media calls out Trump bullshit. Trump yells at media, "Fake news!" Repeat this over and over... ratings soar. CNN Had a Problem. Donald Trump Solved It. Inside the strange symbiosis between Jeff Zucker and the president he helped create. This is an example of how drama is intentionally manufactured. Both the media and Trump are … Continue reading Trump & Corporate Media: Both Enemies of the People
Thus far I have been reluctant to say anything about this school bus massacre. The reason being the graphic nature of the images and story. I have school bus age children. You understand. American Exceptionalism is a lie... unless we count how "exceptional" Americans are at killing. For the love of money. God have mercy … Continue reading Lockheed Martin and General Dynamics Kill School Bus Filled with Children
(WTHIWWT? part 5) Sure he's crazy and corrupt, but what happens if/ when we do something about it? Hopes and Anxieties in the Age of Trump by Noam Chomsky "I think the danger with Trump is something else. If this Mueller investigation ever comes up with something, which I doubt very much, but if it … Continue reading What Happens When the Narcissist Loses Power? He’ll Never Give It Up…
The Hubris of Ignorance ~ Jim Wright (Stonekettle Station) Have you been following this? All these airplane crashes? And everyone is so confused. Everyone is going, Gosh, how come there are so many airplane crashes? Well, um, I gotta theory here. You remember, what was it? Like, uh, four years ago? The air traffic controllers, … Continue reading The Hubris of Ignorance
Do we have the right to believe whatever we want to believe? This supposed right is often claimed as the last resort of the willfully ignorant, the person who is cornered by evidence and mounting opinion: ‘I believe climate change is a hoax whatever anyone else says, and I have a right to believe it!’ … Continue reading You Don’t Have a Right to Believe Whatever You Want to
"Don't just embrace the crazy, sidle up next to it and lick its ear." This one comes to us from Jim Wright at Stonekettle Station. He used to be in military intelligence with the Navy. A Critical Path "Why is John Kerry going down to Antarctica just a week after the election to discuss … Continue reading A Critical Path
If he woke up one morning and he was black, they'd turn on him. Not sure if anything else would do it. What do you think? Someone sent in this article below, in which a Trump supporter is interviewed about just this very special - and baffling - topic. What would it take? This is … Continue reading What Would It Take for Trump’s Supporters to Turn on Him?
How are we supposed to feel about John McCain? My mom taught me not to speak ill of the dead. So I will say the same thing now about him I said when McCain was alive. There are certain people who when I hear their name or see their face, the first thing I think … Continue reading How to Feel About John McCain
Finally someone else said it out loud. I agree completely with Chomsky's take here. Decrease tensions with Russia. End the endless "Impeach Trump" saga. We don't need convoluted reasonings to reach these conclusions. We don't want Trump blowing up things, including us. So stop encouraging him to do so. That's it. Thank you. Duck and … Continue reading Noam Chomsky: Hopes and Anxieties in the Age of Trump