Trump’s first State of the Union

I only watched a couple of minutes of last night’s State of the Union speech by President Donald J. Trump. Everything I needed to know about our union’s current state I learned in the first minute. Our president is Donald J. Trump, failed casino proprietor and reality TV personality. One look at the podium told me … Continue reading “Trump’s first State of the Union”

How Trump apologists are spinning what he said

Just when I thought Donald Trump finally dug himself into a racist hole with his golden racist shovel that even he cannot get out of, his supporters have begun trying to give the man a hand by obfuscating and conflating what he said. For the record this is what Donald J. Trump, 45th President of the … Continue reading “How Trump apologists are spinning what he said”

Show veterans respect by not calling everyone a Nazi

If it were up to the Wil Wheatons of the world to defeat Nazi Germany during World War Two, the entire world would be speaking German right now.

If it were up to the Wil Wheatons of the world to defeat Nazi Germany during World War Two, the entire world would be speaking German right now.

YouTube star Pewdiepie uses n-word on live stream

The YouTube megastar Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, better known as Pewdiepie, is in the news again. Once again, it’s for something negative. While playing Battlegrounds, he referred to another player as the n-word. He then almost immediately realized what he said, apologized, giggled, and then called the guy an asshole. Like any of that would un-ring … Continue reading “YouTube star Pewdiepie uses n-word on live stream”

If only we treated voting like we do allergy medication

On Thursday, November 3, I went to Target to pick up some non-drowsy 24-hour allergy medication. Even though it was over the counter medication, I had to give the pharmacist my drivers license. She then scanned it into a computer so that it could be entered into a national database. The drug contains pseudoephedrine, one … Continue reading “If only we treated voting like we do allergy medication”