Truth Trumps Lies

Here’s the bottom line. We’ve got to keep our country safe. You look at what’s happening. We’ve got to keep our country safe. You look at what’s happening in Germany, you look at what’s happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this. Sweden. They took in large numbers. They’re having problems like they…

Harshing Your Mellow:Glenn Greenwald

The following is an example of something Mr Greenwald has been on about for a bit. I personally am not a total fan of GG but I must say I honestly appreciate what I think is a courageous position on an important topic. He appears to be well dug in on this and I wish…

Hey Britain:STFU!

I could not help but notice the remarks by a number of UK politicians berating President Trump specifically and the United States in general over the Executive Order covering immigration and refugee travel form Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen. Especially vocal were Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn,Labour Party Mayor of London Sadiq Khan…

Dhimmi? Dummy? Thinker! Dress Coded

So I came across a story I wanted to blog about and one of the images in a source article sent me in another direction. Certain people can’t help but to attack non-Christian people and practices no matter the context of reality. A great example is how folks have a cow over a number of police…

Obama-bituaries I

From the Chicago Tribune For all the gooey talk about President Barack Obama’s legacy, it can probably best be described in four blunt words: Disappointment. And Donald Trump. What we can’t measure, not completely, not yet, is the inspiration he’s given to millions of people — particularly to African-Americans — who years ago couldn’t dare dream that a…

The Fake

I’ve borrowed the image from fellow blogger Rutherford who has an interesting quick hit post at his place. It works well with some of the thoughts I’ve had on the subject which is of course all the rage.Fake News hereinafter referred to as The Fake.   I have a number of concerns regarding The Fake pandemonium…

Where We the People need to go in 2017…

I want to be quite clear on this. I did not vote for Donald Trump OR Hillary Clinton in 2016. I must further confess that given the final choices I’m not totally horrified by the outcome. Still,2016 was a paradigm shifting moment for me politically. No longer can I consider myself Party orientated,instead I’ve morphed…

The Trump win deserves a calling card from the past…

Just a quick post here on the fallout of the US Presidential Election. I am absolutely astounded by how stupid,crazy and childish people are over this. There seems to be an epic failure to understand and appreciate the nuances of our civics related heritage,specifically the importance of the Electoral College. There seems to be a…

Happy Armageddon Eve…

So its Monday people and tomorrow all those who are willing will trudge off to the local polling station and cast their vote for the apocalypse of democracy in America. No matter how the vote goes the level of hate and disunity will be cranked up to yet higher levels and our ability to be…

Massachusetts Question 2:Mandatory Fallout

Massachusetts Ballot Initiative Question 2 has been a real battle royal no matter your position on the topic. The topic is whether to allow the state to lift the cap on the number of charter schools in a given district. At this time there are only a handful of districts where this would be an issue…

The Following Massachusetts Communities are Scumbag Bigots:

The following list is made up of municipal school committees that have voted to oppose Massachusetts Ballot Question 2 in 2016. Question 2 would allow the state to lift the cap on the number of charter schools and/or space at existing charter schools in a select number of communities. The communities Q2 effects is very limited….