Outrage Burnout

Americans, especially when sorted into groups, always have good cause for outrage.  In Trump’s America, nearly everything seems outrageous.  And…

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The Scientific Alan Alda

I loved M*A*S*H as a teenager, appreciating the dialogue more as I got older.  I always favored Alan Alda’s character,…

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Presidential Line of Succession (USA)

Last Week Tonight’s host, John Oliver, dedicated his most recent show to the scandals and the likelihood of impeachment, i.e.…

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Some Local (Tribal) History

Many years ago as a teenager, I read about the Cherokee Trail of Tears and used that as impetus to…

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Trump’s Unnecessary Cruelty

I received the email below from NEWSMAX today.  I think it speaks to Trump’s complete lack of empathy or compassion…

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The Failings of “Don’t Call It Trumpcare” (Repealing Obamacare)

Thankfully, the new Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly called Obamacare, doesn’t have sufficient support in…

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