Archive : Rantish

What we have wrought.

Politicians have been fanning these flames for years and now they’ve gotten burned. Democrats vs. Republicans. “Conservatives” vs. “Liberals”. These […]

I shouldn’t love this commercial…

But of course I do. Why “shouldn’t” I like it, you might ask. Because I should watch it and say […]

“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? […]

“…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 […]

Wedges

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

So-called Journalists

I’m probably the only one that notices these things, but the media goes through phases where they latch on to […]

Looking Back at the 2014 Elections

OK folks, its been a week. I think I can marshal my thoughts now to explain why last Tuesday was […]

We’re living in Hong Kong

Update: Local paper ran this (edited badly) as a guest column. http://thegazette.com/subject/opinion/guest-columnists/were-living-in-hong-kong-20141011 Americans are in the same situation as the […]

Sub-human

In recent days I have seen men and women get treated as if they were lower than animals simply because […]