Sí, Se Puede

Trump is leading, of that there is no question. Equally without question is that Trump is no conservative – but he is spouting sound bites that resonate with conservatives. He’s like a one man polling firm. That should tell the GOP where people disposed to vote for Republicans want them to focus. At this stage,…

I Don’t Really Understand This…

…but since our old friend William saw fit to accuse me of being a bigot – I assume because I wrote about Michael Brown – and he challenged me to post his email, here goes: William Gates <wmgates68@XXXXXX 7:17 PM (1 hour ago) to me Write an article about a white person that was highly…

Saint Mike

There is a legal term for what is happening in Ferguson. It is called the subornation of perjury – convincing someone to commit perjury – to swear a false oath. The original sin was the lie that Michael Brown was a gentle giant, just out cheerfully spreading the Word of God and generally helping the…

Last Word on the Trump Card

When Donald Trump raised his hand at Chris Wallace’s inquiry regarding which Republican candidates would not pledge to support the eventual nominee, it was far more telling than we knew. Many saw that act, as Trump himself declared, a refusal to give up “leverage” with the GOP – but I see it differently. He was…

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Sultan Baibars and the Krac des Chevaliers

Donald Trump is actually executing a brilliant strategy of deception. He has the establishment GOP thinking he is all Tea Party and he has all the Tea Party thinking he is the establishment. For being critical of him, I have been called a neocon AND a right wing extremist within an hour of each other.…

Lying Liars Who Lie

It sounds pretty insignificant when Planned Parenthood’s advocates say that only 3% of PP’s “services” are abortions – but according to their own annual report for 2014, that 3% represented 327,653 aborted fetuses. As an indication of order of magnitude, that 3% equates to a rate of 105 deaths per 100,000 population which would rank…