Let’s Get Real

Watching clips from last night’s Republican debate, I came to a kind of startling conclusion.  The way rank-and-file Republicans look at Donald Trump and recoil in horror is pretty close to the way rank-and-file Americans typically look at Republicans.

Let’s …

Actual Disgust

I’m gonna generalize a bit here, so just deal with it.

The Republicans in power in Alabama’s statehouse disgust me.  They are an example of everything that disgusts me about pure politics.  They don’t have any principles outside of maintaining …

An Adulting Failwhale

I was watching some old pictures flash by on one of those digital picture frames, and one thought keep replaying in my mind: How, in every single photo, things seemed simpler.  Maybe not easier, but certainly simpler.

I’m sure part …

Shots Fired at the Q!

So, the Cavs fired their coach, David Blatt.  Opinion is split between whether he deserved to be let go.  People seem pretty one-sided in believing that Lebron James was the prime mover in the decision.

To be fair, Lebron has …

The MLK Day Post

I usually try to stay away from race.

It’s not because I can’t see how historic mistreatment has led to current day inequality, but because, if we are unified by anything, it is the struggle to get by and succeed- …