Asking for a friend…

I keep seeing variations on a theme on my FB wall and elsewhere regarding┬áprotesters being late to the party and that we should stop blaming the people who voted third party and heal ourselves through compassion. This is the response I wrote to the direct question on my wall, to answer a question from a Read More …

Forgot one supremely important thing: The Million Muppet March on November 3 in DC!!!

If you’re not following me on FB, you don’t know about this because I’ve forgotten to include the info here, until now. http://millionmuppetmarch.com/ No, this isn’t just an online event. Reuters has the latest article on the movement. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/12/usa-campaign-muppets-idUSL1E8LCCU120121012 There’s a growing list of folks who are meeting at the Greenbelt Metro at 8am for Read More …

Morning gifts…

Thanks, Liam!!! Top White House aide Rove resigns Ok, so someone please tell me: Does “executive privilege” extend to former employees as well? Please say “No.” Please? By the way, in case you haven’t heard, September 15 is the next march on Washington. September 15 Mass March in Washington DC! Come to Washington DC on Read More …

RIP Charles Nelson Reilly, and other partings…

Another piece of my childhood just left the planet for good. Charles Nelson Reilly dead at 76 LOS ANGELES, California (AP) — Charles Nelson Reilly, the Tony Award winner who later became known for his ribald appearances on the “Tonight Show” and various game shows, has died. He was 76. Reilly died Sunday in Los Read More …

Too stunned to write…

Last night I sat down before bed and read all the way through our Bill of Rights. You know, the things which govern how we are supposed to operate as a country? Too bad the current administration hasn’t bothered to do the same recently. I have a whole lot to say but I’m thinking about Read More …