Category Archives: Politics
The wrong Conway works in the White House.
In February, 2018, President Trump returned to one of his tried-and-true crowd pleasers by reciting the words of a 1960’s song by Oscar Brown, Jr., called “The Snake.” While used by Trump as a racist trope against immigrants, the poem … Continue reading
Usually not a Donna Brazile fan, but her post today is spot on!
As Virginia continues to reel from allegations of racism and sexual assault on the part of their statewide elected leaders, political analysts and honest politicians (the list is unfortunately short) begin to weigh whether decades-old misdeeds should be considered in … Continue reading
Ratfucking is an American slang term for political sabotage or dirty tricks. It was brought to public attention by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein in their non-fiction book All the President’s Men (1974). Source: Wikipedia
Although I no longer watch NFL football games, I’m hoping the Los Angeles Rams (or whoever is playing against the Patriots), wins Super Bowl LIII.
Walter Thomas Kenney, son of Jacob Kenney and Lois Moore Kenney, was born in Henrico County, Virginia on December 3, 1930. Walter began his career as a postal clerk in Richmond, before later being elected by members of the American … Continue reading
From the February 2016 edition of Esquire Magazine, by Mark Salter I’ve always distrusted people who never question their assumptions or test their opinions against their critics’ arguments. I believe empathy is the starting point of wisdom, and imagining things … Continue reading