December 2017 archive

Dec 14

Language

So you remember that scene from the beginning of Age of Ultron where Captain America says “Language”? Well, we have a certain degree of restriction here. Not that any contributor should feel bound by it but my cousin’s two boys know that I write online and where, and on occasion she’s been known to read …

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Dec 14

The Breakfast Club (Chanukah- Day 2)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:00am (ET) (or …

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Dec 13

Net Neutrality

Look, I’m convinced nobody reads what I write except my family, and them only sometimes. Even my Therapist (who should be monitoring as I’m clinically diagnosed with anxiety and depression) doesn’t tune in. TMC (when she’s being charitable) tries to convince me we have an awesome twitter audience full of movers and shakers. Ok. I …

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Dec 13

Welcome Senator-Elect Douglas Jones (D-AL)

Last night the voters in the very red state of Alabama found there moral compass, went to the polls to reject bigotrty and pedophilia who was twice removed from the state bench for outrageous behavior and failure to enforce the law. They elected a real law and order prosecutor, Douglas Jones to replace another bigot, …

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Dec 13

The Breakfast Club (The Unexpected)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:00am (ET) (or …

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Dec 12

A Man Who Can’t Ride a Horse

I was on a skiing trip with the band and while I did in fact end up with all the other crippled kids in the back of the bus (a football line backer wacked into me at speed and opened up a foot long gash in my leg with his edges, I would have kept …

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Dec 12

More Moore

Fluent Russian Awesome, I’m better at Excel than Serena Williams Cats

Dec 12

The Russian Connection: Desperation

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into the Russian meddling in the 2016 election appears to be concentrating when Donald Trump knew the National Security advisor Michael Flynn had lied. Focus on Flynn, Trump timeline suggests obstruction is on Mueller’s mind Special counsel Robert Mueller is trying to piece together what happened inside the White House …

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Dec 12

The Breakfast Club (Yellow Brick Road)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:00am (ET) (or …

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Dec 11

Frank Luntz Is Fat

You know, I’m dead serious about Acela.

Dec 11

Slavery Is Bad!

Maybe I’m too subtle. A historian destroys Roy Moore’s myth about ‘united’ black families during slavery History News Network, Raw Story 11 Dec 2017 At a campaign event in September, one of the few African Americans in the audience asked Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Alabama, when he thought America …

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Dec 11

Graven Image

Umm… Let’s define traitor, shall we? Treason against the United States, shall consist only in levying War against them, or in adhering to their Enemies, giving them Aid and Comfort. U.S. Constitution Article 3, Section 3 Fair enough. Now that we know what the rules are I ask you to consider whether Thomas Jonathan Jackson, …

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