By Your Friends & Associates You Are Known

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“…I took office at a time when many around the world had come to view America with skepticism and distrust. A part of this was due to misperceptions and misinformation about my country. Part of this was due to opposition to specific policies and a belief on, on certain critical issues, America had acted unilaterally without regard for the interests of others.

And this is has fed an almost reflexive anti-Americanism which, too often, has served as an excuse for collective inaction….” Barack Obama

Years ago when I started researching the life of Wyatt Earp, I came across two different men. The Wyatt Earp of Stuart Lake’s Frontier Marshal is a cross between Superman, The Lone Ranger, and Abraham Lincoln. The Wyatt Earp of Frank Waters’ The Earp Brothers of Tombstone is a cruel, vindictive, psychopathic monster.

Wyatt Earp, 1923

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A Timely Rant About Immigration Reform

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The other day I was reminded about the origin of the now ‘conservative’ anti-immigration movement.  Do not confuse it with anything remotely resembling the

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George W. Bush September 20, 2001 Speech

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“…From this day forward, any nation that continues to harbor or support terrorism will be regarded by the United States as a hostile regime. Our nation has been put on notice, we’re not immune from attack. We will take defensive measures against terrorism to protect Americans. Today, dozens of federal departments and agencies, as well as state and local governments, have responsibilities affecting homeland security….”

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Christians and Pesky Political Hatred

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Monday evening, someone on Twitter responded to something I had posted about President Trump and his Cabinet meeting.  “All you traitors drop dead.”  We’re

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Of Cabbages and Kings

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‘The time has come,’ the walrus said, ‘to talk of many things: of shoes and ships – and sealing wax – of cabbages and

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Uncomfortable Questions

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I don’t mind admitting that I voted for Barack Obama in 2012.  Any thinking person, who detests the Koch Machine, and what has done

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Obama’s Got His Groove Back – Thank Goodness!

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“…Today’s immigrant children are tomorrow’s workers, taxpayers and neighbors. Condemning them to life in the shadows means that they will have less stable home

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Note to Dems: You Field Crap Candidates & You Lose

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I know the GOP has been stuck on stupid for ages, but the Dems?  This was a stuck on stupid kind of election.  You

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