Archive for November 2018

He may not be draining the swamp, but he's got a bright and burning light on it

He may not be draining the swamp, but he's got a bright and burning light on it
“He’s not draining the swamp; he’s making it worse,” yelled my bff on the phone yesterday during a long conversation in lieu of getting together–staying out of the cold and avoiding the ice.  I had just told her that consumer confidence on Black Friday hit a historic high. We went through a lot of stuff,... Read more »

Don't call it antisemitism when it's paranoid schizophrenia

Don't call it antisemitism when it's paranoid schizophrenia
My dad used to say that in Englewood before the war–all white and ethnic back then–the neighborhood kids used to snicker when the rumors started spreading that Hitler was killing Jews.  “They were kind of happy that he was getting rid of some Jews,” my dad used to say, which was his way of explaining... Read more »