Well here I go, against my own will, tiptoeing into the political arena once more. I promised myself that I would not do this again because it only gets people agitated and hostile. But mine is a neutral stand, more … Continue reading
Posted in Issues, Poetry, of sorts, politics, whimsy
Tagged bret kavanaugh, capital hill, christine blast ford, Controversy, media coverage, politics, senate hearings, Supreme Court
I think we have reached the saturation point…or else it’s another sign that my retirement, which is now in its unbelievable 12th year, has taken me out of the mainstream and numbed my senses. So what is it I’m trying … Continue reading
Posted in communication, Issues, media, politics, WHATEVER!
Tagged ANDY GRIFFITH, APATHY, BACHLORETTE, breaking news, congress, DEAL OR NO DEAL, GONG SHOW, HAMMOCK, HOWIE MANDEL, LAZINESS, LETHERGY, malaise, media, media overload, natural disasters, news, news media, politics, Shootings, television, tv, UNCARING, YES TO THE DRESS
I have to admit, I was surprised at the reaction—or lack thereof—to my last posting regarding the shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the follow-up statement by Florida Senator Marco Rubio. I rarely get into politics and big … Continue reading
Posted in animal life, communication, creativity, politics, WRITING
Tagged Birds, blogging, BLUEJAY, ducks, egret, geese, gun control, guns, Heron, Ibis, LIMPKIN, Marco Rubio, MOORHEN, nature, politics, School Shootings, STORK, TOPICS, writng
I am an angry American. I have never been this angry about my country’s leadership. When will this madness stop? When will we all come to our senses? Have we lost all direction; have we given up on what is … Continue reading
Posted in communication, history, politics, SERIOUSLY, Uncategorized
Tagged celebrations, ego, injustice, May Day, military, parade, patriotism, politically incorrect, politics, president trump, propaganda, Russia
When it comes to politics, what is important to know about me is simple: I am a citizen of the United States of America. As such, I have certain rights, among them Freedom of Speech. Those words represent an … Continue reading
Posted in communication, history, politics, work
Tagged America, citicenship, congress, Democracy, freedom of speech, Impeachment, politics, president, protest, rights, steyer, trump
Sadness creeps its way among us Like an ivy it clings and spreads We mourn once more, more than before. And with all that we know, we really don’t know. The politicians debate the issues but to no avail They … Continue reading
Posted in communication, politics, SERIOUSLY, Uncategorized
Tagged country, Fear, freedom, Las Vegas, leadership, liberty, mass murder, patriotism, poem, poetry, politics, sadness, Shootings, time, trump, usa, war
In the privacy of my home, or within the circle of close friends, my politics will surface. There isn’t much to them to surface, but I do have opinions at times and I will express them. I do not offer … Continue reading
Posted in communication, history, politics, Uncategorized, WHATEVER!
Tagged America, congress, Democracy, Donald Trump, Elecltions, Goverment, politics, president, senate, vote, White House
I have to break down and admit that I have watched some—just SOME—of the Republican national convention this week. As a budding young journalist back in 1968 the political conventions that year still take top prize for being the most … Continue reading
Posted in WHATEVER!
Tagged 1968, democrat, Elections, Hillary, news, political campaigns, political conventions, politics, republican, trump, vote, voting
I said “bless you” to someone yesterday and I questioned exactly what that meant coming from someone like me…someone who is not “religious” and is still puzzled in my senior years with the entire concept of religion and God. … Continue reading
Posted in SERIOUSLY
Tagged beheadings, beliefs, blessings, church, discretion, empathy, fairness, faith, God, golden rule, guts, Hitler, humility, ISIS, Paris shootings, politics, religion, School Shootings, terrorists
I rarely get political on my blog, but there I was sitting in my thinking chair on the back patio…thinking. Maybe our whole system for electing a President is out of date and out of touch. We’ve been going with … Continue reading
Posted in WHATEVER!
Tagged 2016 eleclltion, campaign, campaigning. nominate, debate, democrat, election, election reform, nominees, politics, president, Presidential election, republican, voting