Archive for August 2017

Will these generals be the superheroes of our democracy?

  As Trump founders and sinks in good status And becomes a persona non gratis, We might take consolation Protecting our nation Are Kelly, McMaster, and Mattis.  

Trump capped his visit to hurricane-hit Texas without shedding a tear

“‘Thank you, everybody,’ the president said, sporting one of the white ‘USA’ caps that are being sold on his campaign website for $40. ‘I just want to say: We love you. You are special. . . . What a crowd. What a turnout.'”  []     After one of the greatest of natural mishaps, In Texas Trump... Read more »

Emulating Fred Astaire may keep seniors young

“Aging brings a decline in mental and physical fitness, but a new study shows an easy,  fun way to reverse the signs of aging in the brain–dancing.  Researchers examined two different fitness routines and found that while both had an anti-aging effect on the brains of  the elderly, dancing had the most profound effect.”  []... Read more »

On Trump's pardon of Sheriff Arpaio

“In a brief statement released late Friday evening, the White House praised Arpaio’s career. ‘Throughout his time as sheriff, Arpaio continued his life’s work of protecting the public from the scourges of crime and illegal immigration,’ the statement read. ‘Sheriff Joe Arpaio is now 85 years old, and after more than 50 years of admirable... Read more »

It's time for Ivanka to tilt with her father about transgenders in the military

Ivanka Trump Said She Was ‘Proud to Support’ LGBT Americans. Her Dad Just Banned Them From the Military Chris Morris Jul 26, 2017   Ivanka and Jared, her dear Galahad Think transgender bias is morally bad. They are totally right So would she and her knight With the courtesy due to him, talk to her... Read more »

Trump rallies are aphrodisiacs

  Please, someone tell Trump that he won the election. To all of his rallies I have great objection. He has them because He laps up applause Which engenders his ego’s erection.

Is Trump overthinking Afghanistan?

  After 16+ years stuck in  Afghanistan, Trump’s decided to linger there longer. Since America’s weary of war to a man, His decision could not have been wronger. I rarely agree with whatever  Trump thinks, But he should have gone with his “instincts”.        

Trump: Misspeller-in-chief

  “’Our great country has been divided for decade, but it will come together again. Sometimes protest is needed in order to heel, and heel we will,’ Trump tweeted a little after 4:00 p.m. ET on Saturday. He quickly deleted that version to post a revision. Unfortunately, that too used ‘heel’ instead of ‘heal.'”  []... Read more »

Bannon picks up his old cudgels

                                                                                                                                                            (Headline when Steve Bannon ran Breitbart)   Steve Bannon resigned or was fired; Of course he should not have been hired. He’s back at Breitbart Where he’ll do his White part In inflaming his base when required.  

History one stitch at a time: a lesson from ChicagoNow's Kathy Mathews

  “In 2015 I visited Calvin Coolidge’s home for the second time. I enjoy the fact that he is a President who made a quilt!”    [Kathy Mathews: “3 stupendous blog updates and one bummer”]   Calvin Coolidge’s silence marked him to the hilt. He had Scottish ancestors who did wear a kilt. He was very... Read more »