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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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Inside the National Museum of African American History & Culture

President Trump visited our nation’s newest national museum today and provided a few remarks afterwards, a video of which can be found below. I have not yet visited the museum so I spent some time learning a bit about it. … Continue reading

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Arting On with the Stars

This is what I am talking about of Artists using their platforms for the good of the Republic…   And this is what I’m talking about of all the many [fun] facets and [funny] forms that Art can take…

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The “Good Old Days”

We all have our stereotypes, prejudices, and other indelible insensitive and less-than-helpful outlooks on life regardless how hard we might try to suppress them or convince ourselves otherwise. Often, these insensitive outlooks on life and our inability to suppress them … Continue reading

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Shackled To History

Back in the wonderful Nineties (Nirvana, 2Pac, The Matrix, Fight Club, etc…), I took a break from my normal Navy telecommunications gig to spend a few years in a special assignment as an Equal Opportunity Advisor. To become qualified as … Continue reading

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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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Poetry is for Girls

I may occasionally write the junk, but rarely do I read it. And it is not because I don’t like it that I rarely read it… It’s because it, the really good stuff anyway, is so durn hard to read. … 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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