Monthly Archives: June 2015

A Deeper Reckoning

That state officials from South Carolina to Alabama are acknowledging the inherent racism of the confederate flag is an important step in the wake of the Charleston massacre. As are the decisions of major corporations–Walmart, Amazon, Sears, eBay and so … Continue reading

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Show Me the Money

Although I’m thrilled the U.S. Treasury has announced there will be a woman on paper currency in 2020 — the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, I’m disappointed she won’t depose Andrew Jackson. Organizers of Women on 20s have been … Continue reading

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Mass Murder in Charleston

In a state that flies the confederate flag, a young white man adorned with white supremacist symbols walked into an historic AME church and murdered 9 black parishioners. Lindsey Graham wants us to see this as an attack on christianity; … Continue reading

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The Reincarnation of P.T. Barnum

Remember this guy: He’s Baaack, and he, too, is running a circus!         Although P.T Barnum wrote “Nobody ever lost a dollar by underestimating the taste of the American public”  in The Art of Getting Money in … Continue reading

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Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Skewering

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Zee Foot, Zee Foot

I’ve never liked my feet. When I was a kid, I had Flintstone feet–flat slabs with toes at the end. I remember crunching up my feet when I walked around the local public pool so I could make the cool … Continue reading

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Winter is Coming

Kit Harington judges Jon Snow impersonators on Jimmy Kimmel

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