Trumpty Dumpty

What’s Trumpty Dumpty up to with this DACA game? Just jumping up and down on his beautiful little wall, doing “Look at me!” while waiting for his great fall? Maybe he stretched out in the cool light of the full moon, alone at last, ready for some serious self-satisfaction. Russian women, Obama and Michelle, and maybe some lovely Latina Dreamers. Continue reading Trumpty Dumpty

Good News, Bad News

Bannon is out but don’t forget: we are still the China shop and the rodeo clowns trying to corral the tormented, crazy bull may just be three generals. If we were seeing that in another country, we would suspect the scene was being set for a military coup. GOOD NEWS: Bannon is out. BAD NEWS: The other fool – whatsisname, Continue reading Good News, Bad News

Trump Dump, Season 1 Episode 2 

  Trump went tweety again. Kelly, the new babysitter, couldn’t stop him. Even if he could have, it’s too late to mask the undeniable: the “president” is not only a thief and alpha asshole, but on top of a psycho profile constructed of a mixed bag of symptoms usually called mental “illness” (not quite the right word, because he thrives Continue reading Trump Dump, Season 1 Episode 2 

The Private Option

Despite Trump’s speech Monday, ridiculous, mendacious, inappropriate and embarrassing, as expected, he said something right: the ACA is not a good system of medical care delivery. It is the worst healthcare system among economically advanced countries.  There are two worse systems, though. The private insurance hustle without the ACA that the US had before, and all of the vicious tax Continue reading The Private Option