Splitting Hairs

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Look on the Bright Side of AOC

From the time she slew Joe Crowley in June 2018, until this Politico article yesterday — a time span of only 22 months — AOC was by far the best … Continue reading

March 31, 2020 · 2 Comments

Covid-19 and Vitamin C

High dose Vitamin C is being used for treating covid-19 infections in the critical care units of hospitals in Wuhan, Lombardy, and New York City. As of this writing, these … Continue reading

March 27, 2020 · 7 Comments

Prediction: New York Times Will Dissolve

It recently occurred to me that, sometime in the next four to eight years, the New York Times will probably dissolve. That is, the world’s leading newspaper, founded in 1851, … Continue reading

January 26, 2020 · 1 Comment

The Three American Political Parties

I know what you’re thinking: “Wait, what? We have two political parties in America, not three, dufus.” Oh yeah? I’m writing this post as of 11:27am PST on Saturday, October … Continue reading

October 19, 2019 · 3 Comments


This post is about certain transitions in my life in this, the summer of 2019. The discussion starts with our firewood pile, and moves along a winding road through competence … Continue reading

July 22, 2019 · 2 Comments

Feinstein and Klobuchar, Ick

Diane Feinstein, Amy Klobuchar. Top of the news cycles this weekend. Confirmed as enemies of progressives. But worse: as bad people. In both cases, both women espoused their centrist political … Continue reading

February 24, 2019 · 2 Comments

AOC is Brilliant Charming Sunlight

  Oh my god. This is just sensational. Please watch and retweet. pic.twitter.com/ackPHwAUce — James Corden (@JKCorden) February 7, 2019 Of course, AOC, the person, is a 29-year-old woman. But … Continue reading

February 9, 2019 · 10 Comments

Lovin Me Some AOC

Wow. Just wow. Can’t get enough of AOC. In a matter of weeks, she has Trumped the media, and completed a hostileĀ  sweet takeover of the Dems. She is the … Continue reading

February 2, 2019 · 3 Comments

Weaponizing the Blue Wave

Watched much of the Blasey Ford vs. Kavanaugh epic throw-down yesterday. The story melted the news. All top ten “trending” stories on the New York Times website were about this … Continue reading

September 28, 2018 · 6 Comments



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