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Oh, By the Way…

…the North Koreans are very, very close to being able to lob a nuclear war-headed missile somewhere horrifying and the Antarctic ice sheet is melting at an alarming and irreversible rate that will devastate much of the planet in the too near future and hackers are able to shut down…

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Come On!

I keep hearing the analysts on the fake news, (you know, CNN, CBS, Comedy Central), discussing popularity polls, and for the life of me, I can’t fathom how 36% of pollees checked the approval box when asked what they thought of Trump’s Presidential performance.  Certainly, even non-college-educated-white-people can feel when…

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Caffe Lena – Where the Music Never Dies

Hey, Friends, I spent a good part of the last couple of years working on a very cool project with a host of talented people.  The delightful journey of recording the song and video for “Caffe Lena/Where the Music Never Dies”, written by myself and the endlessly talented Peter Davis,…

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Charlie

Charlie Eble May 30, 1951 – May 6, 2017 A kind man, of sound mind

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100

C The Romans used a ‘C’ to indicate the number 100.  Late 19th century American educators developed the letter-grading system and assigned the ‘C’ to represent average performance.  So, it seemed to me that there might be some correlation between the two as relates to the one hundred-day milestone of…

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Amazing

On Friday night, I went to see The Amazing Kreskin, (I know, I thought he was dead too, but no, he’s still doing his schtick…although he did blow his big closing bit where he has audience members hide his paycheck which he agrees to forfeit if he can’t intuit its…

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Da Bomb

A lot of what I write about is rooted in my perception of clear-headed, analytical thinking, admittedly judged by my own cogent analysis.  I rarely sway far from my posted theses, although, on rare occasion, a differing opinion has led me to reevaluation, (I read Cuomo’s education bill top to…

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I Have an Idea

If this was Jeopardy, the question would be, “What is a phrase that you’ll never hear from a Republican politician?”  OK…for you purists…”never” should probably have been “seldom”, but would you at least grant that there’s a hard lean towards “never”? The notion that government has a necessary role and…

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Responsibility

Note to the Democratic Congress…:  Your Republican counterparts have made a decision to seek shelter up the ass of a dangerous, mentally unstable, (use this interactive space to fill in your favorite fear-inducing descriptors), Putin-controlled lunatic and, as far as I can tell, only you or the military have remedial…

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Represent

Note to the Republican Congress…You are embarrassingly incompetent and morally bankrupt as relates to all of these things: rep·re·sent /ˌreprəˈzent/ verbverb: represent, 3rd person present: represents, gerund or present participle: representing, past tense: represented, past participle: represented Be entitled or appointed to act or speak for (someone), especially in an official capacity:”for purposes of litigation,…

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