Category: Random Rants & Raves

Where Do They Hear This Stuff?

Phones are not the problem. — Oppositionista (@BlueWaveYes) April 11, 2018  

Immigration & (IL)logic

I have days when I feel thoroughly confused by the rhetoric and fears thrown around on the subject of immigration. I hear that we need to reduce immigration to the US because immigrants take the good jobs away from Americans. So we should disallow highly educated immigrants who are skilled […]

Bitty & Beau’s

I’m thinking that every time that I wake up feeling pissed or depressed or horrified about the latest loss of life from war, forced migration, generalized hatred, environmental disasters, gun violence, the general condition of the world, the latest hateful tirade from the president of my country or something else […]

Mind Control

Brain-washing, the Ugly American, Sushi, Growing Up & Out of Ego-Mania. And more, but that’s for another day.

Don’t Mess with My History

Do we really need to remove the monuments honoring confederate “heroes?” Or do we need to use them to illuminate our history as it actually was, in a search for truth and understanding of our real past? President Trump has claimed that removing these statues represents the changing of history. […]