Home » Entries posted by Bill Formby
Stories written by lazersedge
Bill Formby, aka William A. Formby, PhD, aka Lazersedge is a former Marine and a former police officer. He is a retired University Educator who considers himself a moderate pragmatic progressive liberal, meaning that he thinks practically liberal, acts practically liberal, and he is not going to change in the near future. But, if he does he will be sure to let you know.

1984 the Movie and Donald Trump

Last night, in fact for the last three nights, I have been channel surfing for something to watch other than the news. I am tired of of watching journalists discuss…

The Looming Presidency of A Dangerous Donald Trump

I have often wondered how just how long it would take for this country to go down the same road as most great nations have traveled. America is a very…

On January 20th, 2017 We Prepare For the Worst

Well, Christmas has come and gone until next year. That means, of course, that the new year kicks in next week, then it is less than three weeks until Donald Trump…

Donald Trump and Deutsche Bank: Questions of Ethics and Who Will Answer Them?

Back when I was growing up, when I was around six or seven years old, I realized I might have a “gift.”  Now, I’m sure others have this gift so…

When Will Trump Get Serious About Being President?

During the election I had written that if Trump became president I would respect the office he held, just as I did with George W. Bush, and I would give…

We Have Found the Enemy and It Is Us: We Are The Ugly Americans

For years or perhaps decades now people have called us the ugly Americans as we traveled abroad. This is mainly because of our arrogant swagger in their country plus a complete and utter…

The Coming Disenchantment of Donald Trump’s Deplorables

Years ago, or I should say decades ago, I coached my son’s little league baseball team from Tee Ball until he was about 16 and started playing high school ball.…

How Much Damage Will President Trump Do To America?

Well, it’s finally over and done with and we are just waiting for the proverbial fat lady to sing. The unthinkable thing that should have never happened has happened, Donald Trump…

Thirteen Days: How Long Before a President Trump Starts A Nuclear War?

There is a scene in the movie “Thirteen Days” that everyone voting this year should have to watch several times before entering the voting booth. The scene, if it happened…

Why I Am Voting For Hillary Clinton

Like many of you I’ve a lot of acquaintances who are on, shall we say, the conservative side of the street when it comes to politics. That is fine with me…

When Did Donald Trump Lose Your Vote?

While I don’t usually cite outside sources, Colin Genge’s response to a question on Quora was like a breath of fresh air from one who has looked at the issues from both…

Are We Asking Too Much Of Our Police?

I was watching one of the news channels the other night and I believe it was during the Charlotte, NC protests and as they usually do the news anchor had…

Time For A Revolution

Let’s face it folks, I am getting old, perhaps even senile, but I am not yet to the stupid point just yet. Like many of you I recognized very early…

How Smart Are Americans Really?

I sit in my recliner each night watching cable news wondering “how in the hell has this country survived this long without blowing itself up?” Then I settle down a…

Page 1 of 18123Next ›Last »