Remembering President George W. Bush

19 Apr 19
File 770

(1) A BIT MORE ON AO3. Polygon’s article “For AO3, the fanfiction haven, a Hugo nomination is a long time coming” includes quotes from Nicholas Whyte, Kevin Standlee, and Naomi Novik that may be of interest. “The shortlisting of AO3 does not mean that every work published on the site is a Hugo Award finalist,” […]

18 Apr 19
Struggle - La Lucha

Today, April 17, is the anniversary of the United State’s 1961 military invasion at Playa Girón. The Cuban people’s resolute response in defense of the Revolution and socialism, within only 72 hours, produced the first military defeat of imperialism in America Author: Granma | internet@granma.cu April 18, 2019 13:04:42 Revolutionary Government Declaration Today, April 17, […]

18 Apr 19
Setting the Record Straight

I wrote this post originally when Islamic State was still ascendant in Iraq.   The U.S. and allies have defeated  ISIS for now, but the post is still interesting.  Here it is: Most of us agree we should stand by our friends, and that we should keep our promises. However, the U.S. has a decidedly mixed […]

15 Apr 19
Financial Post

Jonathan Wolman, who over more than 45 years in journalism served as editor and publisher of The Detroit News and previously worked as a reporter, Washington bureau chief and executive editor at The Associated Press, died Monday in Detroit. He was 68. His family told the News that Wolman died of complications from pancreatic cancer. […]

06 Apr 19
viral news reports

Key Cabinet members and top White House officials convened by acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney will brainstorm ideas related to the administration’s direction on health care at Camp David this weekend. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo FIRST IN PLAYBOOK — W.H. HEALTH CARE PUSH NOT OVER … NANCY COOK: “White House acting chief-of-staff MICK MULVANEY […]

06 Apr 19
Viral Topic Zone

Key Cabinet members and top White House officials convened by acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney will brainstorm ideas related to the administration’s direction on health care at Camp David this weekend. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo FIRST IN PLAYBOOK — W.H. HEALTH CARE PUSH NOT OVER … NANCY COOK: “White House acting chief-of-staff MICK MULVANEY […]

06 Apr 19
Go News Viral

Key Cabinet members and top White House officials convened by acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney will brainstorm ideas related to the administration’s direction on health care at Camp David this weekend. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo FIRST IN PLAYBOOK — W.H. HEALTH CARE PUSH NOT OVER … NANCY COOK: “White House acting chief-of-staff MICK MULVANEY […]

04 Apr 19
Dr. Doyle, HUSH-2

  NEED = BOOK/G.R./PACKET-READING!!! NEED = USE OF ANNOTATED PACKET! NEED = COMP., INC. ADDITION OF INBOX NEED = ^^^ TIME MANAGEMENT  – – – G-D X.Y. and KAHOOT!/SUTORI! ALSO, GREEN FOLDER!     > > > > https://archive.org/details/WarComesToAmerica#reviews OR ALT TBD     —————————————————————————————————————————————– DO-NOW DETENTIONS & UNIFORMS AND DISCUSSION, AND TAKING-OUT, OF WW2 […]

04 Apr 19
Dr. Doyle, HUSH-2

NEED = BOOK/G.R./PACKET-READING!!! NEED = USE OF ANNOTATED PACKET! NEED = COMP., INC. ADDITION OF INBOX NEED = ^^^ TIME MANAGEMENT  – – – G-D X.Y. and KAHOOT!/SUTORI! ALSO, GREEN FOLDER!     ——————————————————————————————————————————————– DO-NOW DETENTIONS & UNIFORMS AND DISCUSSION, AND TAKING-OUT, OF WW2 HOMEWORK???     AND TBD AND *** NEED = COPY/PROMPT-ING *** […]

04 Apr 19
Existential Threats

It is now over 15 years since the invasion of Iraq but the legacy it has left still hangs over America’s foreign policy establishment. An establishment that had only just come to terms with the impacts of the Vietnam war. While it is debateable whether one could consider the war in Iraq to have ended, […]

26 Mar 19
Tiffany Favorites

The Monday morning quarterbacks are out to get Robert Mueller. Fresh off the revelation that the special counsel decided to skirt the question of whether Donald Trump obstructed justice in the Russia probe, Mueller is getting hit with abrupt criticism over his decision not to press more forcefully for an in-person interview with the president. […]

25 Mar 19
Go News Viral

Rep. Adam Schiff said of Robert Mueller (above): “I’ve said this all along: It was a mistake to rely on written responses by the president.” | Cliff Owen/AP Photo Legal The second guessing is a new phenomenon. For two years, Democratic lawmakers and legal experts have largely given the special counsel the benefit of the […]

24 Mar 19
W+W

Gil Scott-Heron wrote this for Ronald Reagan.  It could’ve been written for Trump.  Times may move on, but much remains the same.   lyrics : a lot of it is super specific but in general, there is a theme here that when politicians spout off “mandate”, the reality is only a minority of the population […]