Anger Misdirected

Anger Misdirected

Anger Misdirected The current torrent of anger from Democrats about Donald Trump being elected President of the United States is justified for many reasons. Anger is a valuable human emotion – it makes us aware there is a problem, helps us recognize we’ve been wronged and inspires us to act and to challenge such wrongs.  … Continue reading

“POSSE” AS RACISM; THE VALUE OF WORDS

“POSSE” AS RACISM; THE VALUE OF WORDS

“POSSE” AS RACISM; THE VALUE OF WORDS Nobody can reasonably believe racism is nonexistent in American society.  The struggle against racism is one of the longest struggles our nation has ever known and it has manifested in a variety of ways.  Donald Trump’s presidential campaign stirred racism in some areas of American society and enflamed … Continue reading

Petty Power Play?

Petty Power Play?

Petty power play – the concept was unfamiliar to me and I find difficulty thinking playfully joking with someone would be considered as that. Playfully joking with or pranking others seems to be inherent in most men.  Most of us do it to each other often.  I recall an experience I had while starting a … Continue reading

Hillary Clinton’s Do-Overs

Hillary Clinton’s Do-Overs

  How many do-overs is Hillary Clinton allowed before she is rejected as the best 2016 Democratic Party’s candidate for the presidency? What is the single most important characteristic a president should possess?  There are undoubtedly many answers to that question based on personal values.  I can think of many possible answers without trying hard; … Continue reading

When Winning Is Losing

When Winning Is Losing

I’m a faithful viewer of Bill Maher’s show, Real Time, on HBO. On his March 11, 2016 show Maher made a plea to “Liberals”, and to Bernie Sanders supporters specifically, to vote for Hillary Clinton if she emerges as the Democrat Party’s 2016 presidential nominee. I understand Bill Maher’s perspective and he is, of course, … Continue reading

THE GOP IS NOT NEARLY DEAD

THE GOP IS NOT NEARLY DEAD

We’ve seen strange and unusual happenings in this 2016 presidential primary season. Given the indoctrinated fear of anything bearing the name “socialism” among lesser intelligent, more ignorant Americans, it is certainly strange and unusual to see so much support from voters for Senator Bernie Sanders. While aligning with the Democrat Party, Sanders is a self-labeled … Continue reading