Monthly Archives: August 2018

“Please USA save us from Russia!”

Thank you, Washington Post, for what might turn out to be the most incredible RussiaGate story of all! Like the Steele Dossier* with its “pee pee” tales and the (far more credible) hush-money-for-sex reports, this scoop has salacious details — … Continue reading

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Worst. Citizens. Ever.

Responding to a comment at CommonDreams.org, I may have finally articulated something intelligible, as follows (earlier in the thread I may have face-planted a bit, rhetorically, but here’s where I redeemed myself): You’re entirely correct about the proclivity of the … Continue reading

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SILENCED BY NEOCONS.

“Those who have been truly silenced in the ‘Trump era’ are those who were critical of the seemingly perpetual U.S. government war machine since the invasion of Iraq.” Spot-on, Mr. Husseini. The anti-war left has been silenced. That’s precisely what … Continue reading

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On prurience and hypocrisy… “Won’t someone please think of the children?”

From the article by Glenn Greenwald: “This kind of love, between two men or two women, has existed for thousands of years, long before the kind of ignorant bigotry that we now hear on a regular basis, provoked by a … Continue reading

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Trump has made America “great” again… McCarthy LIVES!

I’m back in that place I call Me. Again, I have to distinguish between myself and my warlike, xenophobic, racist-imperialist society. I love. I excoriate. I grieve. (And I PAINT.) (And watch movies.) (And read comic books.) (And immerse myself … Continue reading

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“Have you ever been to Russia?”

I have not been to Russia, and I highly doubt that free speech thrives there, least of all under Putin. But I was born and raised in this country, and I’ve watched Democrats and Republicans over the last few decades … Continue reading

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