Politics

CDP Convention

A Newbie in a Strange Land

This past weekend the California Democratic Party had a convention and election to replace John Burton. This is what I saw. This is my truth. Others may have seen it differently but it is up to them to write their own story- this is mine: We arrived at our state capitol in Sacramento on Thursday morning to attend a Central Committee training session. (A central Committee is the group in your county that works on Democratic actions in your community and is sanctioned by the State Democratic Party to hold fundraising events, endorse and support candidates and promote Democratic...

Orange Is the New Whack

The Elephant in the Room

The Silent March of the Sycophants… Exhibit A

A presidency boxed in an enigma and wrapped in a frightening riddle.

IN AN ELEPHANT SUIT, USE THE ABE LINCOLN BOOT

A Poetic Twist to Republican-Democratic Polar switch

Citizen Republican,Who are you?Lincoln, you are not.Somehow, some weird artisan,Outta the blue,Decided to shift the plot. Hail. Republican, they’d shout!Newly born,You latched on to good ol’ Abe.Come, let’s call the heroes out;Sound the horn;We’ll show ‘em how to behave! Elephant-branded,...

I’LL SEE YOUR TAPING, AND RAISE YOU A LAPEL MICRO-MINI

An Imagined, Unimaginable Interview with POTUS

INTERVIEWER: Mr. President, you have created a big storm by the way in which you so summarily dispatched the FBI Director. POTUS: What’s the big deal? That’s the way to handle a showboater. Both parties hate him, and his fellow...

After Trump

What comes once he is gone?

At this point it is a safe bet that Donald Trump will be impeached or removed by some mechanism from the executive office... In my sweetest fantasy, it would be something like an Independent investigator or the FBI filling...

AMERICA NONCHALANT TO POTENTIAL PERIL?

Congress Lightly Probes Likely Scandal

Long before November of 2016, a political black hole had focused its inexorable attraction upon the individuals who were to comprise the new presidential administration of the United States. The whirling dervish creating that black hole is powered by the...

ACTS OF SHAME!!! – PERPETRATED IN “OUR” NAME…

The Twisted Face of America in Verse

Our two border neighbors, we rile up.With them, constant peace should reign.‘Tis said, “Where we tend to drink or sup,“We ought not with leavings stain.” But, with leaders bloodstained, we’re cordial:“To Mar-a-Lago, pray, come.“Nice chocolate cake’s waiting there for y’all,“No...

What Does The First 100 Days Really Mean?

Turns Out... Quite A Lot.

Yeah, OK. Then there's this. You know those times when someone does or says something and that little voice in your brain tells you, "This is going to take up a lot of your time!" Well, that happened to me...