Category Archives: Culture

The articles in this category discuss issues involving culture and society

On Being Irishman Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde

  Quantum Mutata* THERE was a time in Europe long ago When no man died for freedom anywhere, But England’s lion leaping from its lair Laid hands on the oppressor! it was so While England could a great Republic show. … Continue reading

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For all you unabatablely persistent* Irrational Types, and you know who you are…

It’s not like you needed one, but today’s your day.       #happypiday #prayforthemathnerds   *Yeah, so what, I like adverbs and redundancies… what’s so irrational about that?  

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La La La La La La La…

Missed Trump’s big speech last night. Not because I was balled up in the corner of my dark and damp basement with my eyes closed and ears plugged chanting la la la la la la la to drown out any … Continue reading

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Following in the Footsteps of Humanity

  #PROTESTART   @therealbanksy just tweeted this:   #banksyatartspointyendofthespear #prayforbanksy #prayforprotestart #prayforhumanity  

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The Night The Lights Went Out In America…

Ever since that cursed night when #youknowwho was elected, every time I see an image of the beautiful Lady Liberty with her torch held high shining her warm and welcoming light of liberty and freedom all throughout the land, I … Continue reading

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Ain’t That America…

Reporting live from the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial​ ​ #happymlkday #americasking #peace

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With Eloquence: Booker T. Washington

Remember when we as a people wrote and spoke with informed eloquence? Yeah, me neither… But I was reminded such a fairy-tale time did, in fact, exist when watching former senator and Secretary of Defense William Cohen introduce retire Marine … Continue reading

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The Political Semantics of Designating Evil Properly

So, I was cleaning out my dashboard’s cluttered “Draft” folder when I happened upon this article that, apparently, I, with my lingering chemo-clouded brain, forgot to post after penning it so long ago. Because I’m lazy and don’t feel like … Continue reading

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Fake News is so Poe-thetic

I read an Edgar Allan Poe story today entitled The Angel of the Odd. It’s a fun, fast, Kafka-meets-Twain, easy to forget kind of read. But what is most memorable to me about the story is that it is entirely … Continue reading

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#BLAMEOBAMA

In case you’ve never watched the following video of President Obama roasting The Donald to a humiliating crisp thereby motivating him, The Donald, to not just run for president (he had already kind of done that) but to run and … Continue reading

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A Forest of Lies

Or THE ART OF THE DEAL LIE Or WHEN TRUMP SPEAKS Or Ah… forget about it. You get the point, right? Right. So anyway… I like the fact that Dan Rather is trying hard to stay relevant by calling out … Continue reading

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The New Celebrity Apprentice Is On…

Here is what Bill Pruit, a former producer of the show back during its early year, had to say about its current Executive Producer/President-Elect/Putin Fanboy Donald Trump of whom he regards as a buffoon… Continue reading

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Here Comes the Rooster

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