Tag Archives: Donald Trump

American Fascism 2017

It’s easy to throw words like “fascism” around without really thinking about their definitions . . . so I looked the word up, to reexamine it. In my opinion, the “shoe fits,” as the saying goes, whether you call it … Continue reading

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Calvin and Hobbes, and Election 2016

The current American election cycle was predicted, with amazing accuracy, in the late 20th Century, by Bill Watterson, the creator of Calvin and Hobbes. Evidence will follow. We’ll start with ignorance and apathy, both of which are certainly involved in … Continue reading

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Is This What’s Going On? A Set of Questions of Global Concern.

I have a set of conjectures, and want input from my friends and blog-followers about them. How much of this has actually happened over the past months, weeks, and days?   1. The Chinese have been buying huge amounts of … Continue reading

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America, Land of Bizarre Politics

How to become the first female president of the United States:   1. Beat an openly-declared socialist in the primary. 2. Beat Donald J. Trump, in a popularity contest, in November.   Am I missing anything? ~~~ [Image source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_House]

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Bashing Some Democrats, for a Change

I am sick of certain Bernie Sanders supporters who write about the “Hitlarites” who support Hillary Clinton. I am also sick of the Hillary Clinton supporters who mock her opponent as “Barnie” Sanders, as in Barney the Clown, or perhaps … Continue reading

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My Personal, Presidential Anti-Endorsement

I’m not a Democrat. On the other hand, the Republicans are not in the habit of giving me any other viable options.

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On the 2016 American Presidential Election, and the Whole Sorry Lot Running

A self-righteous megalomaniac. Several far-right wingnuts, from a party rapidly making itself irrelevant by trying to live in the past. A big-government advocate with a past history of questionable ethical practices. And, to round out the lot, an actual socialist. … Continue reading

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