COMMENTARY/OPINION

Breaking Up Families–How America Looks Like a Dickens Novel

by MadMikesAmerica

The news has been full these past few weeks of disturbing stories from the nation’s borders. The Trump administration has separated immigrant children from their parents precisely to discourage others from trying…

Is It the USA vs the Rest Of the World?

by Neil Bamforth

A Facebook chum in the USA has told me that the World Cup is hardly being mentioned over there. Some might say that, as the USA didn't qualify,…

Avoiding the Cyclists: Britain’s Lycra Nazis

by Neil Bamforth

Cycling is good for you. Getting on your bicycle and peddling around for a while is exercise and, of course, exercise is good for you.…

No Time for Senators…

by Glenn Geist

…or Congresswomen either. It’s not just in the Southwest, it’s in the Southeast too – Homestead Florida south of Miami is home to yet another child detention center.…

A Vestige of Humanity In the Age of Trump?

by Glenn Geist

He's talking about children of course.  I don't have to repeat the stories about crying babies and little girls pleading to be able to make a phone call.…

NEWS I FIND INTERESTING

Deplorables Chant “Lock Her Up” At Trump Rally In Duluth

by Michael John Scott

Mere Hours after reversing himself to end the forced separations of migrant families, Trump returned to the…

Be Careful Of Those Germ-Laden Kitchen Towels

by MadMikesAmerica

There's a decent chance your kitchen towels are hiding bacteria linked to food poisoning and…

Judge Blocks Kansas Voting Law, Slams Kris Kobach, Other Republicans

by MadMikesAmerica

A federal judge in Kansas came down hard on Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and two…

The Final Frontier: Trump Creates the Space Force

by MadMikesAmerica

Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard ... and Space Force? President Trump, speaking at…

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