Wed, 29 June 2016
The Republican Party plays the drowning Ophelia in Shakespeare's Hamlet, "as one incapable of her own distress."
The Party is in a death spiral.
Like a moth, it circles the flame, helpless, unable to stop itself.
Direct download: Pre-autopsy__Why_the_Republican_Party_is_Crashing.mp3
Category:Political News -- posted at: 8:07pm EDT
Wed, 22 June 2016
He is not winning in any way you or I might think possible.
But, by his own inner light, he is winning none-the-less.
Wed, 15 June 2016
Donald Trump describes himself as he sees himself.
He is the most successful businessman, the smartest graduate, the toughest candidate, the best thing that ever happened to evangelicals, the most attractive to women.
He is a candidate of superlatives.
He believes that makes him a superlative candidate.
Wed, 8 June 2016
His aggressive approach, traveling personally into the very heart of criminal territory, was becoming too effective. The order came directly from the crime lords. Kill the chief of United States Narcotics Enforcement.
Like some comic book superhero, he went underground, surfacing only to surprise, battle, and bring down those drug cartels.
Wed, 1 June 2016
Our parents taught, and popular culture reinforced, how we see those who snarl such things at women and ethnic minorities.
Direct download: Politics_Accidentally_Borrows_from_Old_Television_Scripts.mp3
Category:Politics and Bigotry -- posted at: 8:44pm EDT