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Does Anyone Speak English at British Telecom?

After my father in law’s demise I had to cancel various things such as his telephone line. To do this you simply ring British Telecom – well, it might be…

GOP Rep Shocked After Asking FaceBook Fans About ObamaCare

There’s an old saying in the legal community: before you ask the question make sure you know the answer.  The chair of the House GOP conference would have done well…

Puppy Love and Chasing Pigeons on the Common

My next door neighbour is not very well most of the time. She has breathing difficulties that increase or decrease depending on the weather. As a result she can’t always…

GOP Opens New Hillary Clinton Investigation

Those Republicans will do anything to take down the former Secretary of State, and it was just announced they are opening a new investigation.…

Life’s A Bitch And Then You Die

So many people take life so so seriously don’t they? You have to act responsibly and be a serious human being and show humanity and understanding and compassion and, if…

Duck Dynasty Star Gleefully Offers Gruesome Atheist Rape, Murder Fantasy

The Christians hoot and holler when a little bit of cleavage appears on local TV.  They screech with outrage at the very idea of gay marriage, and abortion brings about a…

Unbridled Obama Hate Hallmark of Republican Party

The news that a hate-letter to President Obama was being tested for cyanide was unremarkable. But it did bring back to me memories of another President. Even students of history…

The Evidence Is In-Time to Stop Telling Fat People to Become Thin

I think I’ve probably been watching my weight most of my adult life.  It’s primarily because every doctor you talk to, and every study you read, tells you that thin…

Will Britain, Like the US, Swing To The Right?

A regular commenter at MMA, ‘Cherries’ recently pointed out that, given the impossibility of predicting the outcome of Britain’s ever nearing general election, one possible outcome would be a Conservative…

Alaska: The Canary in the Climate Change Coal Mine

Global warming, a term that has since been replaced with the more politically correct climate change, is upon us, and has been for at least the last 30 years, and…

How the Republicans Plan to Save Retirement

As Republicans have acted to save and strengthen and secure Medicare and Medicaid and Social Security, their efforts have not always been appreciated by voters. For the audio version of…

Race Relations In Britain

I have no idea whether anyone in America has ever heard of Trevor Phillips. He was a journalist and TV presenter prior to being elected to ‘The London Assembly’ and…

Have You Eaten Your Frog Today?

I’m a big fan of all things Mark Twain.  He is perhaps my favorite author, and his tall tales, and homey expressions are a true gift in the changing fortunes of…

Democrats Lose Backbone Again Over Clinton Email Kerfuffle

Democrats are well known for eating their young.  Unlike the Republicans, Democrats have little sense of loyalty, and can rarely agree on anything, even if such agreement would be beneficial to…

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