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Would Someone Please Tell Al Franken To Stop Apologizing and Shut the Fck Up?

can't count how many times Al Franken has apologized.  Every day, it seems, he's apologizing.  He's apologizing in D.C., and apologizing in Minnesota, on Thanksgiving for fck sake, and…

The Bigger the Lie: Propagandizing the Republican Tax Plan

You have heard me argue, more than once, that our nation is in the grips of three specific phenomenon which appeal to Trump's base: Americans placing high value on short-cuts,…

Britain’s Booklet Guide To Addressing Ethnic Minorities

You couldn't make it up could you? Well, I suppose you could but what would be the point? Everyone would just Google it and say "You're lying!" and, if you…

On Thanksgiving Trump Goes On Enraged Twitter Tirade, Demanding Credit And Hurling Insults

What has America done? Never in my lifetimes, and I doubt in the lifetimes of our readers, have we seen such a national embarrassment sitting in the Oval Office.  On…

A History Of Thanksgiving

In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For more than…

Is Britain Being Blackmailed By the European Union?

The European Union seem to have declined Britain's most generous offer of 20 billion pounds as a 'divorce settlement' when we leave - albeit I'm still tempted to write 'if…

A Tale of Two Turkeys

The two latest turkeys receiving a presidential pardon from Mr. Trump have found themselves in the center of the news cycle. According to famed Turkey behavioral and language interpretive expert,…

Chicago, An American War Zone, Passes Grim Milestone

Chicago has now seen more than 600 homicides for the second year in a row, an awful  milestone indeed. As of Monday, there had been at least 609 homicides; by…

Can We Teach Common Decency To Those Who Grew Up Without It?

Sooner or later it will run its course and the monkeys will stop shrieking and flinging and go back to doing what monkeys do - at least until the cage…

Trump Supporter and “Family Values” Republican Guilty of Sex Trafficking

Ralph Shortey, former Oklahoma state senator and a county campaign coordinator for President Donald Trump’s campaign last year, will plead guilty to a child sex trafficking offense for soliciting sex…

Britain’s Immigrant Litter Crisis

Britain has an increasing problem with litter in predominantly immigrant areas. Particularly when said areas are predominantly Asian or African. Other immigrants tend to be cleaner although single Polish men…

How Trump’s Love of Coal Is Destroying Coral Reefs

Helena Wright Displayed with permission from Newsweek The island nation of Fiji hosted the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn last week, bringing attention to the plight of small islands…

Sexual Abuse: It’s Not Just About Women and Girls

by David P. Greenberg OK. Something needs to be said about all these sexual abuse allegations floating around, about both Democrats and Republicans, celebrities and politicians. When I was 13-years-old,…

Do We Need Written Rules For What Constitutes Sexual Harassment?

Listening to the outpouring of sexual harassment complaints, I'm getting to point that I'm afraid to leave my house much less speak to a female in public. No one need…

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