• United States

Alsoknownas's Friends

  • Birdinhand
  • J.P. Hart
  • Dharmabummer
  • Annmarie Handley
  • Joseph Price
  • Outside Myself
  • Phibby Venable
  • Amy Brook Palleson
  • Victoria Morales
  • Rob Wittmann
  • Carole Dixon
  • Ted Frier
  • Theodora L'Engle Knight
  • Cindy Ross
  • marilyn sands

alsoknownas's Page

New Comments

alsoknownas commented on Johnny Robish's blog post Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Avenatti Arrested for Domestic Violence
"Desperate times, desperate deeds. If Avenatti isn't wearing Kevlar he is more daring than any of us could ever pretend to be."
34 minutes ago
alsoknownas commented on Ron Powell's blog post Where'd They Go?
"I've heard from a few. They are people who seem to look for joy."
alsoknownas commented on Tom Cordle's blog post Dexter Bell
"The time for WWIV may be closer than we think. Ready yourself with sticks and stones."
alsoknownas commented on Boanerges's blog post One Man: 'My Best Boy'
"Thank you. I don't think there is a better writer here than you."
alsoknownas commented on Ron Powell's blog post A Veterans' Day Question
"I avoided service by a few numbers in the draft. I did not volunteer but took to the streets in the anti-war effort,  getting pepper sprayed and hit with batons,in a young man's hope to stop friends from being killed. That part was not…"
alsoknownas commented on Johnny Robish's blog post Trump Cancels Out of US WW I Cemetery Ceremony Due to Rain
"Doc, Re-think this. You're wrong. Koshersalaami laid it out fairly."
alsoknownas commented on Rodney Roe's blog post Flow as a Path to Happiness
"Somehow Tom Cordle knew what I was going to write as a comment. I think we're in the Our Salon Zone."
alsoknownas commented on Robert Starkey's blog post SMOKE (Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide)
"Hell has arrived."
alsoknownas commented on Jonathan Wolfman's blog post 1 Sentence: A WH Press Corps Boycott?
"Other than the grandstanding of power that is shown, what do we think we'd miss? We certainly do not obtain information at this point."
alsoknownas commented on koshersalaami's blog post One Sentence for a Friday: On Republican morality
"I don't see the morality in anything that's happening."
alsoknownas commented on koshersalaami's blog post On Arizona, Democrats, and Greens
"The entirely predictable retort post is up now, only serving to show the same insulated self aggrandizement and myopia you have now declared to be in your sights. I'm glad you wrote this in that continuing to argue the matter at this site is…"
Nov 8
alsoknownas commented on Ron Powell's blog post Too Close to Call
"JW, I did not expect to see more than what occurred. It will take a long time and lots of work as you correctly assert. More so I was grabbed for a moment by the tent show preacher meter of Ron's work in this piece: "Black and Brown people…"
Nov 7
alsoknownas commented on Ron Powell's blog post Too Close to Call
"This is your best piece, in my opinion."
Nov 7
alsoknownas commented on Johnny Robish's blog post Trump Sends US Troops to Install Razor Wire on Mexico Border
"My guess is that her contract requires the ruse to continue and that the deed may already have occurred with final payment contingent on keeping up appearances until he exits. "
Nov 5
alsoknownas commented on Ron Powell's blog post Claims of Voter Fraud!? Here's the Rub, It's Already Happening in Georgia
""Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting." - Franklin D. Roosevelt If only this were true."
Nov 5
alsoknownas commented on Ron Powell's blog post Question for the Sunday Before the 2018 Mid-Term Elections
"Streets will boil over."
Nov 4

Profile Information

A lifetime lived in The Pacific Northwest.

Alsoknownas's Blog

Little Red Rooster

Posted on October 19, 2018 at 9:04am 21 Comments

We had a rooster. It was white.

Most of my background is white except for my first job working with grandma in the Salvation Army Store on Union Avenue. I hung clothes and pushed a  broom across the wooden plank floors.

I was paid in comic books,…



Posted on October 16, 2018 at 7:30am 18 Comments

It's time to get moving into the day.

Two strong cups of coffee behind and I'm finished rummaging through headlines and giving cursory attention to off the beaten track YouTubes.

What in the hell am I 1/1024th of, I wondered ? If anything at all it is not readily apparent.

But I couldn't help but wonder why anyone would hang their reputation on such a slim bit of hyperbole.

It bothered me. Anything that could make the current POTUS seem reasonable bothers…



Posted on August 30, 2018 at 9:00am 15 Comments

Mad at some?

Tell us how those not affiliated with those people are just as culpable. Make up stuff and claim it is true.

Add invective at each opportunity. 

This is the way it rolls from the White House down to the commoners.

Don't worry about being open minded anymore.

Nobody is listening.

Responses will be closely monitored for ingratiating agreement.

Turning Vinegar Into Vodka

Posted on August 7, 2018 at 7:52am 9 Comments

 This morning I admitted on the email exchange with some friends that I do not understand entirely what it is that POTUS is doing by ramping up the potential for major conflict with Iran.

When I say I do not understand entirely I mean that I do not understand at all. I have given up on thinking I understand.

In response, one of the participants, who happens to be Jewish, enlightened me in this fashion. Typos are left intact…


Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Our Salon to add comments!

At 6:53am on April 13, 2018, The Songbird said…

It sounds good though, heavier or not, to me.  Any stories about roughing it touch my spirit.  Keep me ...  um ... grounded!  Tx. 



One Step Beyond Presents

Posted by Doc Vega on November 14, 2018 at 11:30am 0 Comments


Posted by Robert B. James on November 14, 2018 at 9:00am 0 Comments

The Amazing Spitting Man

Posted by Robert Young on November 13, 2018 at 11:01am 4 Comments

When, Oh When....

Posted by Ron Powell on November 13, 2018 at 8:30am 3 Comments

Rule Number 2

Posted by Robert B. James on November 13, 2018 at 7:32am 2 Comments

© 2018   Created by lorianne.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service