Only two weeks ago, the big news was that Congresswomen, Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, were banned from visiting Israel by Prime Minister Bibi N whose decision was instigated and promoted by the Great Orange...
The commentary tonight does nothing to relieve the sickness I feel inside over Jeffrey Goldberg’s bombshell piece in the Atlantic.about Cadet Bone Spurs’ denigration of not just those who have served in our Armed Forces but those who have been...
Every year they’ve been shouting from the rooftops.   From the crew at Fox & Friends in the morning to their evening lineup their opinion “journalists” serve up a diet of ping-ponging between outrage and fainting couch despair over the...
Little Lies (by Fleetwood Mac) “Tell me lies Tell me sweet little lies (Tell me lies, tell me, tell me lies) Oh, no, no you can't disguise” - The attached news item is more evidence that recent Supreme Court Appointment, Justice Brett Kavanaugh was once a...
Joe Biden is a much better person than I am.  So is Kamala Harris.   But it was Biden who was on the spot last Tuesday so I’ll stick with him, and readers should take it for granted that what I have...
Go Fund Me https://twitter.com/DavidBegnaud/status/1161388808748900352 https://twitter.com/GigiGraciette/status/1161407377024794624 Flowers for Margie to El Paso. Sounds like a good idea to me. A local El Paso journalist has started a Go Fund Me account if you want to help Antonio with expenses. (Link at top) ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Please follow me on...
The pandemic inevitably affected every aspect of people's lives. Lockdowns shut down whole industries and businesses as employees and customers stayed home - and the effects were cumulative. Even now, as a massive vaccination program gradually eases social restrictions,...
It's our nation's birthday.  It no longer feels like it used to and certainly not the way it did back in my first 26 years living in my small southern Illinois hometown.  The several days of festivities in Riverside...
A WalMart.  In freaking TEXAS!  Six minutes before meaningful police response.  I don’t want to hear about proportions of Hispanics in that city and WalMart or any other nonsense.  We are talking about a WalMart in Texas.  There WERE...
Now, bring us some figgy pudding, Now, bring us some figgy pudding, Now, bring us some figgy pudding, and bring it out here! Well, it's Christmas morning. As always I had Benjamin Britten's Ceremony of Carols cued up so as soon as...

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Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. In fact, it's the only thing that ever has. — Margaret Mead

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. In fact, it's the only thing that ever has.

— Margaret Mead