Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Turnip Threatens Hen


The organized hysteria continues.  On Monday, Donald Trump sought to rally his supporters by invoking the Supreme Court Issue.  This is standard fare for both heads of the hydra (aka “parties”), viz: “if nothing else, the Supreme Court, hangs in the balance... yadda, yadda, yadda.”    Unfortunately, Trump went on to say  [ READ ]
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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Monster Chronicles: National Narcissism

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A post making the rounds on social media has noted that all four former presidents and the sitting one were unanimous in their non-support of Trump. The tweet concluded with, “Perhaps America should pay attention to the people who actually know what the job entails.”    [ READ ]

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Two Old Debates

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Chipsters have not written much about the current political season in the United States because the subject — it seems to us — calls more for the artistry of Fellini than any rational analysis. ...  [read]

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Saturday, July 16, 2016

The only thing we have to fear....


Is government itself. 

In the wake of the horrendous Nice killings, politicians on both sides of the Atlantic were quick to pounce on the event in order to further their police state agendas . . . [read]


Sunday, April 24, 2016

Monsanto's Niebelung


Obama is in the United Kingdom pushing the idea that he is tickled pink by Little Prince George and that Britain’s exit from the European Common Market would be a disaster  ....  [ read ]

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Perimeters



".....  law enforcement officers also may conduct random checks of cars and taxis driving toward the airport, a practice already in place at the Los Angeles airport.  ..."   [ read ]

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Saturday, February 13, 2016

Doggish



Dogs and English  [ read ]

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Chicken Feed & Hypocrisy


NEW YORK TIMES  DECLARES WAR  ON BERNIE

....and you. [ read ]

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Bearclaw meets Pancake


Appearances are a substantial part of politics.  One has to look the part,



 even if... [ read ]

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Bernie Concedes


Allowing Clinton to label herself a "progressive" (because she believed in progress) and conceding that Obama was also a progressive, Bernie undercut his raison d'etre and  all but conceded the nomination  .....  [read]

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Friday, February 5, 2016

And from Versailles. . .


Asked the other day, why she ate cake while the people in Paris starved, l'Antoinette replied, "Well, that's what they served."

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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Hillary's Inner Goldwater



Hillary Clinton lets slip her true anti-progressive side.   [read]

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