A Toast to the Dear Departed from New York

While New York Times, WAPO, CNN and the like, and blue governors in Albany, etc and blue mayors in Manhattan, etc, and various and sundry blue members of Congress bemoan the new rise in...

Savo Sound, 1942, and Our Place on the Current Learning Curve

When you get your butt kicked all sorts of lessons from history come to mind. But when that butt-kicking is self-inflicted the analogies narrow The lessons most learned from the Republicans’ self-immolation in the failure...

St Crispin’s Day 2020, Donald Trump’s Locker Room Talk

February 6 may not be St Crispin's Day, but it will be "remember-ed" along those lines because of what Donald Trump said on that day. And who he said it to, probably less than a...

A Few Words About Mitt Romney to Young MAGA-Trumpsters

Mitt is what he is, and his Friday night vote for calling witnesses is "what he is". I have disliked Mitt Romney for over seven years because he lied to us in 2012. I don't have...

Shameless Cravens and a Plea for History

This is only an opinion. There is not enough hard evidence available for me to say without equivocation that Lindsey Graham is a craven, much less a shameless one. But there is enough circumstantial evidence to...

Who Shook the Jar, by Mark Twain

https://youtu.be/-uX1sgH3iEo   Says it all about who's turning Americans against Americans