Tag: Alternative Facts

If your adviser is quoting Sean Hannity, it might be time for a change

If your adviser is quoting Sean Hannity, it might be time for a change
Never before has party or politics been a factor in my choices for professional services. Doctors, lawyers, accountants, etc only needed to be competent and have good Yelp reviews. COVID-19 changed that.  Our response to it may determine if our economy recovers, languishes in recession or craters into depression. COVID-19 is medical nomenclature for a novel... Read more »

1903: A year to remember

1903:  A year to remember
If you’ve visited this space before, you know that it’s usually a rant about the fragile state of our democracy and the danger posed by “alternative facts.” There’s a reason it’s called the Chicago Board of Tirade. Let’s take a break from all that today and think about a simpler time in our history that... Read more »

Kellyanne Conway, Mr. Mxyzptlk and the Bizzaro World of Alternative Facts

Kellyanne Conway, Mr. Mxyzptlk and the Bizzaro World of Alternative Facts
Kellyanne Conway laced up her boxing gloves Sunday morning and climbed into the ring with Chuck Todd on NBC’s Meet The Press.  The winner, as always will be decided by the body politic.  No doubt the scoring will fall along party lines. Leaving the boxing metaphors behind, I suspect that the next four years will... Read more »
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