Jason Stanley, a philosopher at Yale University, has recently written a book called How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them. He was…Blog A Yale philosopher on fascism 2 Likes Mark Twain v Harriet Beecher Stowe
Samuel Clemens, aka Mark Twain, and Harriet Beecher Stowe were not just contemporaries, they were neighbors:…Blog Mark Twain v Harriet Beecher Stowe 2 Likes Shana Tova Tikatevu
May you be inscribed for a good (happy, healthy, prosperous) yearBlog Shana Tova Tikatevu 3 Likes 3 Sentences: Better to Reveal & Resign
I tend to think s/he ought to reveal and then resign...his/her present course further undermines the foundations of functional government...no matter how…Blog 3 Sentences: Better to Reveal & Resign 2 Likes End of Summer Painting
Here we are at the end of summer. It was a favorite time of year for me when I lived on the East Coast, though I always looked forward to the fall as well.
I love Washington summers, too! I…
I was eating dinner with my back to the glass door to the deck when my daughter’s boyfriend commented on the sunset. He was right, so I went outside to take some shots with my phone. I took three.…Blog Off my back deck last night 6 Likes Trump Appears to Think American Flag Has Blue
Trump Appears to Think American Flag Has Blue Stripe: While on a photo opp at the Nationwide Children's Hospital…Blog Trump Appears to Think American Flag Has Blue 3 Likes My Call for a Kidney...Pleased to Tell You:
Really pleased to let you know that hard work, luck, and support (from fine people here and elsewhere) have brought my wife a donor; she should have a proper kidney by…Blog My Call for a Kidney...Pleased to Tell You: 5 Likes Barn #17, The Hammerhead Crane at Bremerton N
Here are my three latest paintings.
The barn is a local one, just a few miles from me on a road we rarely travel. I had forgotten about it. We took a ride down that way to visit a park and…Blog Barn #17, The Hammerhead Crane at Bremerton N 7 Likes 2 Sentences: The Ideal Citizen of Totalitaria
THE IDEAL CITIZEN OF A TOTALITARIAN STATE IS NOT THE CONVINCED COMMUNIST OR COMMITTED NAZI.
THE…Blog 2 Sentences: The Ideal Citizen of Totalitaria 2 Likes Blues for Donald in D# Major
The most important news out of Tuesday, not widely discussed that I've seen, is that right-to-work got drowned by a blue tsunami in Missouri, the 'Show Me State'. It seems that lots o folks there…Blog Blues for Donald in D# Major 2 Likes
Deadly New Venomous Snake Discovered in Australia: In a chance discovery, a team of biologists were returning from…Blog Deadly New Venomous Snake Discovered in Austr 2 Likes "I COULD SHOOT SOMEONE ON...." Blog "I COULD SHOOT SOMEONE ON...." 3 Likes Trump Spends His July 4th Tweeting About Hill Blog Trump Spends His July 4th Tweeting About Hill 1 Like Will Smith Says All the Sex He’s Had Didn't M
Will Smith Says All the Sex He’s Had Didn't Make Him Happy: In a recent interview, superstar Will Smith says he's…Blog Will Smith Says All the Sex He’s Had Didn't M 3 Likes
Jesus, too, was a dark-skinned child refugee.Blog 1 Sentence: Ms Huckabee, Mr Sessions, & Jesus 4 Likes Trump Withdraws From G-7 Communique Over Trud Blog Trump Withdraws From G-7 Communique Over Trud 3 Likes YOU'RE FIRED! Blog YOU'RE FIRED! 4 Likes
Jared Kushner may regret not having studied sufficiently the gamut and depth of the available, many and varied Wikipedia entries on the history of and…Blog 1 Sentence: Mr Kushner's Near East Challenge 5 Likes Dear Open Saloners: I don't come here much, …
Dear Open Saloners:
I don't come here much, but I have an announcement to make and I couldn't think of a better place to put it. (This will also appear on Orphans of Open Salon on Facebook,…Blog Dear Open Saloners: I don't come here much, … 3 Likes