Archive for September 2020

Trump to Nazis: "Stand back and stand by"

Trump to Nazis:  "Stand back and stand by"
Following the first debate between Little Donnie and Joe Biden last night, Sean Hannity said that a weak and frail Biden was steam rolled by a beat down from the President. That would be great commentary if Hannity was ringside at Monday Night Wrestling, but this was supposed to be a presidential debate.  It was... Read more »

American Jews don't have to atone for where they live

American Jews don't have to atone for where they live
Note to God: Please forgive me for doing this work today.  If you’re really up there, I know you’ll understand. Today is the tenth day of the Jewish year 5781, the end of a period of intense guilt known as the Ten Days of Repentance. Who else but Jews could dedicate ten consecutive days to... Read more »

Joe Biden may just be a tuna melt, but the alternative is rat poison

Joe Biden may just be a tuna melt, but the alternative is rat poison
I get it, Joe Biden is white bread.  Plain vanilla ice cream.  A tuna melt in a world of much sexier entrees, but ask yourself, What’s wrong with tuna melt? My wife serves a terrific tuna melt and it makes for a great lunch.  Maybe even a dinner or two. A tuna melt can be a... Read more »
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Pants on fire: Forest raking and other myths

Pants on fire:  Forest raking and other myths
The featured image above shows major wildfire activity in 12 western states.  The ones we hear the most about are California, Oregon and Washington, mostly because of those fires’ proximity to heavily populated areas. While it’s completely irrelevant, 7 of those states have Democratic governors and 5 have Republican  governors.  People sheltered inside the Fox... Read more »

Ten years after - A 9/11 retrospective

Ten years after - A 9/11 retrospective
The following was first posted on September 11, 2011.  It reminds us of the imperative of an America where service and sacrifice are honored and the importance of leadership that understands that. In the 60’s and 70’s, musical Utopia for us baby boomers, English blues-rock band Ten Years After produced eight Top 40 albums. Their... Read more »

If Trump is right, we might as well burn our flags

If Trump is right, we might as well burn our flags
Maybe Trump is right, maybe the people who fought and died for this country are suckers and losers. After all, they apparently fought and died so that a bunch of criminals and traitors could run this country into the ground. Hardly the America represented by the Stars & Stripes.  Hardly the America for which so much... Read more »
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Presidential Medals of Freedom are now on sale

Presidential Medals of Freedom are now on sale
President Harry S. Truman handed out the first Medals of Freedom in 1945 to recognize contributions made by civilians during World War II. In 1963, President John F. Kennedy changed it to the Presidential Medal of Freedom and expanded it to include cultural achievements.  Recipients selected by President Kennedy received their medals from President Lyndon... Read more »

THIS. THIS. THIS is Trump's America

THIS. THIS. THIS is Trump's America
If you like the chaos, violence, disease and shattered economy that is today’s America, then vote to reelect Donald Trump.  He’s the one who gave you all this. When Donald Trump took office, violent crimes were at a 15-YEAR LOW and illegal border crossings were at a 50-YEAR LOW. For the previous eight years, the... Read more »

More Americans died of COVID-19 during the Republican National Convention than at Pearl Harbor or on 9/11

More Americans died of COVID-19 during the Republican National Convention than at Pearl Harbor or on 9/11
2,403 U.S. personnel died in the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on the morning of December 7, 1941.  On the morning of September 11, 2001, a surprise terrorist attack killed 2,977 civilians. Almost 3,700 Americans died of COVID-19 during the Republican National Convention last week. Of course, “Whatabout” Ronnie asks, “What about the Democratic National... Read more »
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