Rigged is the wrong word…

So I have been amused lately by talk of grand conspiracies that have “rigged” our election process. Note, this is […]


Trump: A Product of the Two-Party System

This joke of a creature has a shot at becoming president because we have all, for far too long, believed […]


Tumbler: Part 5

So now I’m sitting here sipping soup in the pilot’s chair. My actual job is pretty much done until we […]

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You Had One Job…

You are a busy person. You’ve got work. Maybe kids. Maybe kids who are in 15 different events that keep […]


Bullies Behind the Wheel

Bullying is a bit of a hot topic lately. Everyone has a theory on how to “fix” it. From federal, […]


“Bad” News

This is going to resemble a lecture. If you haveĀ a problem with that, close the window. It won’t cost you […]


Trump: The Best Argument for a Real Third Party?

So… that guy. He’s still polling strong. Still a real possibility that he gets the GOP nomination. I know, right? […]


What we’re really fighting.

A terrorist’s weapon is fear. Fear spread through pernicious ideas. Fear brought about by lies, half-truths and, unfortunately, sometimes by […]


“…your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.”

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free. -Emma Lazarus That quote, penned by Emma […]



We use some words and phrases so commonly that we don’t even seem to realize the wedges they drive between […]