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The Lies Professor Dunning Taught Northam, Clinton, and Me

We hope for our best judgment when it is necessary to judge the ignorant, the flawed, and those who have done wrong. Not all ignorance is willful. …

Life Is An Adventure

Life is an adventure. I have no idea who said that or, indeed, if the saying is credited to anybody. I suppose it's true a lot of the time.…

Please Stop Calling Donald Trump An A$$hole

I have a simple request to ask of my fans, friends, and family. It's not even a request, really, I'm actually pleading with all of you.…

Who Moved the Floor?

I have been rather quiet lately due primarily to unrecognized changes in my physical world. Things kind of creeped up on me while I wasn't looking.…

Is Liam Neeson A Racist?

Actor Liam Neeson seems to have got himself into a spot of bother regarding remarks he made about something he thought about doing around 40 years ago.…

Liberal Hypocrisy At It’s Finest

Hoping we all haven't had enough of hearing about Virginian elected officials being racists and sex fiends, I submit yet another op/ed on the subject.…

Pyongyang on the Hudson

Barack Obama made some comment about spreading the wealth around. Now, Republicans use the trope about rising tides and floating boats.…

A President, A Governor, A Worker and the Rule of Law

Sometimes we forget that the collateral damage of political corruption can be real people. In 2006 George Bush aide, Karl Rove, ordered US Attorneys.…

Democrats Will Only Be Able to Run Eunuchs and Vestal Virgins Soon

Years ago I advised a potential office seeker to run as a Republican, In my district, that's pretty much all one has to do to win an election. …

Black Face, White Face

Back in 1961, the book Black Like Me by John Griffin was a shocker. He darkened his skin to pass as a black man and toured the South.…

Alex Jones and the Myth of Crisis Acting

Like a lot of other people, I got sick to my stomach when I heard about the shooting massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. …

21st Century Pride And Prejudice

No, before you ask, I am not particularly a fan of the Jane Austin novel. There aren't enough laughs or action in it for my tastes. …

David Niven: The Last English Gentleman

Having just watched an interview from many years ago featuring David Niven followed by the movie 'A Matter Of Life And Death.'…

We Republicans Love God—We Just Don’t Like Jesus

What really sets us apart from Democrats is our embracing of hate and bigotry. Haters and bigots and religious zealots vote.…

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