Chasing the Dragon – Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion

05.21.2016 Chasing the Dragon Have you ever heard an addict talk about their addiction; heard them talk about “chasing the dragon,” talk about the way in which they got hooked on whatever it is that they got hooked on: whisky, cocaine, heroin…the adulation of a crowd, or a feeling of righteousness, how they got hooked […]

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Bernie Sanders is Lying to You – Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion

05.014.2016 Bernie Sanders is Lying to You Have you heard of Senator Bernie Sanders? Bernie Sanders is running for the nomination of the Democratic Party; running to be its candidate for President of the United States in 2016. Have you heard of Bernie? Have you heard that he is an ethical person? Do you believe […]

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Bernie for VP? – Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion

05.07.2016 Bernie for VP? Senator Sanders has not suspended his campaign. He pretends that he has the momentum to overtake Secretary Clinton’s lead in the delegate count; in the remaining contests. Bernie makes these pretenses even though he loses ground even as he chalks up wins, like the win he posted in Indiana last week. […]

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Mythology, Fundamentalism, Politics – Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion

04.02.2016 Mythology, Fundamentalism, Politics I was watching Senator Sanders speak last week. He was holding a rally in Portland Oregon, ahead of the caucuses there, which he won by a wide margin. As he was speaking a small bird landed on the stage, and then, a few moments later alighted on the podium. The crowd […]

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Berning it Down – Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion

03.19.2016 Berning it Down There was a subtle shift in the Sander’s campaign this week; as he continues in his quest for Democratic Party’s nomination for President. I found it troubling, and a little bit amusing, but mostly worrisome, and befuddling. BS lost every contest on Tuesday. His campaign spent a lot of resources, and […]

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Voting – Heart vs. Head

Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 03.05.2016 Voting – Heart vs. Head I went to my caucuses last Tuesday night. I showed up to vote for Hillary, and I did, as I said I would. I am proud to have done so, proud to be casting this vote for the person I […]

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