Posted in Current events Elections Op-Ed Politics The Courts

Don’t Get Mad, Get Even!

Look, I realize that emotions are high. This was a gut punch, but one we should have seen coming. The whole second hearing was a set up from the beginning. Christine Blasey Ford was never going to get a fair hearing. We knew that going in, and I suspect do did Dr. Ford. Her courage was nonetheless inspiring. What all of us need to do is channel our emotions into a positive energy. As the saying goes, don’t get mad, get even.

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Posted in Current events Elections Op-Ed Politics The Courts

Don't Get Mad, Get Even!

Look, I realize that emotions are high. This was a gut punch, but one we should have seen coming. The whole second hearing was a set up from the beginning. Christine Blasey Ford was never going to get a fair hearing. We knew that going in, and I suspect do did Dr. Ford. Her courage was nonetheless inspiring. What all of us need to do is channel our emotions into a positive energy. As the saying goes, don’t get mad, get even.

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Posted in Domestic Issues Op-Ed Politics

This Too Shall Pass

    Maybe I’m imagining it, but I believe I’m detecting a pattern. It seems that we Americans often reflect the personalities of our national…

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Posted in Headlines Opinion Politics Social Issues

Do We Hate Each Other In America?

Writing about the United States, Australian,  Karen Pickering mused, “For a country that loves the idea of itself so deeply and passionately, I often wonder…

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Posted in Headlines Health History Opinion Politics Rants Right Wing Myths

Anatomy of a Policy Murder: Will Duplicity and Dupes Kill Hope and Change?

If the last 40-odd days of health care hysteria serve any intellectually viable purpose, it is to ratify the Thomas Theorem on self-fulfilling prophesies: If…

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Posted in Opinion Rants Satire / Humor

Downtown Dollar Bill's Road Trip Roundup: Dullards, Hypocrites and Hubris on the Highway

Owing to lingering fatigue from the debt ceiling debacle and the doting indulgence of our beloved editor, I am presenting the first and perhaps only…

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