VIVE EMMANUEL MACRON!

First-round Review of French Presidential Elections

France has completed voting in the first round, where an inordinate number of presidential candidates vied for the privilege of proceeding to the next round of voting. The two survivors are extreme right-winger Marine Le Pen and fulcrum-sitter Emmanuel Macron, who bested Le Pen by 2.5 points. They will meet in a decisive second-round shootout...

OH, Ohio! (Part 5)

Fat Cats and Marriage Equality

We used to have a cat named Patches. He was a cantankerous fat cat, who thought he couldn’t be seen while sitting behind the living room window sheers. He would sit there, cloaked behind his thin veil of virtue, not...

Fearless Girl Isn't The Problem.....

and neither is the bull.

When I first viewed the statue of a defiant little girl in front of the bull on Wall Street I cheered because I felt she...

GANGNAM STYLE PACHYDERM OF THE NORTH

Who Aids North Korean Nuclear Effort?

There was a hit song built around an upper-class neighborhood in Seoul, South Korea. No one ever mentions the nuclear physicist elephant or elephants living in “Gangnam style” in Pyongyang, North Korea. No one doubts the abilities of the...

RWANDA SYNDROME GUIDES TOMAHAWKS HOME

U.S. Misery Toleration Meter Explodes over Syria

Those amazingly pinpoint-accurate Tomahawk cruise missiles fired at a Syrian airbase carried with them the disgust of the civilized world. The DNA of that revulsion has long roots; they extend over time and space. In these modern times, there was...

BREAM ME UP, CAESAR

A high tale of Trump based on alternative facts

(Fact-finders reportedly have clicked on this while reading the following breaking news) In honor of International Women's Day, Brexit PM May had invited Trump on March 8 to a traditional British cuisine, prepared by Gordon Ramsay, at her residence on...

AMERICA IN CRISIS!

Domestic Blinders Shield International Chaos

Forget HealthCare – and all other domestic diversions! While we wrangle over non-urgent, national issues, exterior forces have hijacked our presidency --- and by extension are burrowing into the nerve centers of U.S. governmental control! The majority party in congress...

Hope From The Trenches

Part 5

It’s 5:13 am, a full moon is providing enough light to see a deer cross the yard and a slight breeze is tickling the wind chimes and I am awake. I write to you of ‘hope from the trenches’. Since...

DJT: SALVAGE YOUR SOUL BEFORE THE FALL!

Trump Encouraged to Take Noble Action

Eventually, Donald J. Trump’s perfidy will be revealed. Ceremoniously, he will be dumped from the presidency. (MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow will make sure of that – or die trying!) Those who have the power to do this already are quite aware...