I write these things because it’s my way of holding on. By my fingernails. To reality. Sometimes help isn’t just around the corner. … because sometimes there’s just too much crazy there. Southwest Airlines told a passenger that her pet fish, Cassie, wasn’t welcome to slosh around in her fishbowl during a flight from Denver … Continue reading What’s Happened To Normal?
The recent court ruling on ObamaCare jump-started a clever friend of mine … a Baltimoreon name Mike Sackett … a silky-witty writer from The Old Line State of Maryland. “With this stunning rebuke of Obama's dubiously-named Affordable Care Act, with his war on coal and opposition to the Keystone Pipeline crushed, with his Paris Climate … Continue reading The President Who Wasn’t
“The media has changed. We now give broadcast licenses to philosophies instead of people. People who project themselves as journalists on television don't know the first thing about journalism. They are just there stirring up a hockey game.” ~Gary Ackerman Yesterday, the president held a press conference … and a hockey game broke out. Jim … Continue reading Extra! Extra! Extra Crazy!
I have three sons … all deep enough into adulthood now. Two are fathers … the other is a genius. I’m tempted to call ‘em Moe, Larry, and Curly … but if I do … and it gets back to them … well ... then they’re gonna tell lots of secrets about you-know-who … so … Continue reading Who Said “Sh*t”?
Bad decisions make bad stories. Is anyone floored that schools are the new mother-lode for slobbering hedge-funders and tech magnates? Big Banks, Big Pharma, Big Oil … move on ... it’s Big Ed Tech's turn. "Silicon Valley is going all out to own America’s school computer-and-software market, projected to reach $21 billion in sales by … Continue reading Bad Decisions Make Bad Stories
AS IF YOU NEEDED TO BE REMINDED OF THE WORLD YOU LIVE IN … • FILE UNDER … “OF COURSE!” “Elementary School Drops Halloween Because It's 'Not Inclusive' ... Replaces It With 'Black & Orange Day” ........."The costume parade is out of our ordinary routine … and can be difficult for many students … the … Continue reading File Under…
This should’ve been written in the shower … where there’s plenty of soap. Harvey Weinstein. No, it’s not your usual sleazy saga. But that’s what folks want it to be. Just another guy gettin’ his jollies … because he could. That's true, alright … but it ain't the whole story. This dirt-bag embodies everything … … Continue reading Harvey Weinstein – Not Your Usual Sleazy Saga.
Listen to the media toilet gurgle. When unhinged liberals have no strategy, they channel their inner-disgusting. Bill Maher ... the pithless poser of late night television ... is under fire for an incest joke he made about President Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka Trump. "A lot of us thought, 'Oh, Ivanka is gonna … Continue reading Listen To The Media Toilet Gurgle.