Pirates!

Wouldn’t you have LOVED to see the expression on the Somali pirates’ faces when they realized they hijacked a freakin’ US cargo ship? Oh, and there’s a BRAND NEW Malloy’s…

Sarah Smile

Alaska Governor Sarah Palin must be a big fan of the Chief of Crazyville, radio and television nut-ball Glenn Beck. How else to explain her rant today that President Obama’s…

Pride and Groom

Just in time for June,Vermont lawmakers on Tuesday overrode a veto from the governor in passing a bill that would allow same-sex marriage, clearing the way for the state to…

We Are the Dead

Twenty years ago, President George H. W. Bush’s administration imposed a ban on media coverage of the return home of the remains of soldiers killed in combat, including those killed during the…

Dr. StrangeCrazy

  Shhhhh  . . . don’t tell Kim Jong Crazy, but his missile launch was not the massive national success he thinks it is.  But (whisper) it’s a secret: It…

Only in Chicago . . . .

This just makes me giggle, as only someone who used to live in Chicagoland can.  Only in Chicago, right?  One day you’re Governor, then you’re thrown out of office, then…

Three Easy Pieces

Rainy here. Steady and persistent. The pine and oak forest behind the house/studio is quiet. The usual spring sounds and scurrying movements of birds, squirrels, foxes, possums . . . all muted and muffled…

I hate banks . . .

  G20 protesters smashed into a bank and clashed with police as world leaders prepared to open their crisis talks on the global economic downturn. Thousands of demonstrators filled the narrow…