Category Archives: politics

Entry 711: Mr. Hannity, Mr. Moore and Mr. Coffee

There’s something I’ve long suspected, but now I finally have proof. I’ve always wondered how someone who earns, say, less than a quarter million dollars a year could be a Republican, since the GOP so obviously legislates in favor of … Continue reading

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Entry 708: This May Sting a Little

Once again it’s the Obamacare open enrollment period, that time of year when Americans who don’t get health coverage through work consider killing themselves rather than trying to figure out how they can pay for health coverage. Well, I’m here … Continue reading

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Entry 702: Russians Fight Off Jets; Claim Victory

In this post I’m going to compare the leader of Russia, Vladimir Putin with the leader of the New England Patriots, Bill Belichick. There may be other NFL coaches similar to Belichick, but living in the New York metro area … Continue reading

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Entry 688: Goodbye, Columbus

In the wake of the Charlottesville tragedy, many municipalities across the country are now reassessing their statuary, looking closely to determine if any of their monuments are offensive to anybody. New York City, for instance, is forming a committee, according … Continue reading

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Entry 687: Speaking Out Against Free Speech

I have always supported free speech. Perhaps this stems from my days as editor of The Campus, the student newspaper at John Adams High School in Queens. It was during the height of the Vietnam protests, authority was being questioned … Continue reading

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Entry 684: Share this Post or Else

My fellow Americans, Lately I’ve been thinking that I should bomb the hell out of Comcast headquarters. I’ve come to this conclusion not because of anything Comcast has done to me personally. I don’t even have Comcast as my terrible cable … Continue reading

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Bonus Post: The End of Our Democracy

The last weekend of July may have been the last weekend of our democracy. That’s when President Donald Trump launched Trump TV. Now, to be fair, he started on a small scale: one “real news” show hosted by his daughter-in-law … Continue reading

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