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CBO: Pay the Piper

Attn: “President” Donald J. Trump, Vice-President Michael Pence, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Republican Party Chairperson Ronna Romney McDaniel, GOP membership, and any other treason weasels of the United States of America I haven’t already mentioned Re: The Budget and Economic Outlook: 2018-2028 We need to talk. This isn’t an …

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Dead Man’s Curve

One heart. E pluribus unum.

It’s like a scene in a movie. The car is speeding up a winding, mountain road, and you see The Curve ahead, maybe there’s a close-up of the rickety old guardrail, and there is nothing you can do to stop it. You’re thinking back, wondering what you could have done differently. Could this have been …

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Nation Divided

Let no man pull you low enough to hate him. - Martin Luther King Jr.

The upcoming week includes a celebration of this country’s declaration of independence from England. It is the anniversary we chose for the beginning or birth of this nation. We gather together with friends and family to celebrate our freedoms and responsibilities as beautiful, diverse members of a whole. For more than a year Americans have …

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But Her Emails: Make a Molehill Out of a Mountain

Capitol in ruins, but her emails!

Shouldn’t we be over this, by now? Adults are trying to have intelligent conversations about the very real problems we’re facing as a country, problems mostly either brought on by or exacerbated by our current government, and people have to jump in with variations on “but her emails.” Really? We’re still on about that? Why are …

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