Of course, like anything else, what seems like a great idea to one group is an anathema to another, which is why we have to be careful tinkering with the old document. A solid working definition of reasonable might be a good place to start.
Category Archives: Donald Trump
The Rise of the Despicables
Ah, not to worry! We will probably die from climate change before we are destroyed by weapons of mass destruction. If you are as old as me, you probably hope that it doesn’t happen before you leave this life due to natural causes.
The Loss of Trust
What’s different? I no longer trust my country.
When You Wander, Everywhere is a Destination
I’m no fan of either political party, but the anti-maskers and anti-vaxxers and conspiracy weavers are not originals. Hitler used the same playbill.
Righteous: West Virginia giving free guns and rifles to people who get vaccinated.
WHY ARE YOU SURPRISED?
Their prejudice runs deep and primordial—its etiology in our genetic history stretching back to pre-historic times. I’m not surprised and not optimistic, unless our national leaders can stop pretending they know who the enemy is and address the real problem—us.
Two Tricky by Half
I can only hope that Trump too has a reckoning.
Life Did Not Imitate Fiction
A man who thinks it is perfectly acceptable to grab a woman’s pubic hairs is capable of anything.
Why Using Gender as a Defining Criterion for Goodness is Just Wrong.
What further proof does one need to know that gender does not define us? Only our humanity does.
Feeding the Beast: Or Why I Turned Off the News in 2019
Give us back news worthy of our attention.