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Let’s Really Clean the Barn

index Outgoing Speaker John Boehner gave a parting gift to his partner President Obama, steaming on the floor of the House with the comment that he wanted to "Clean the barn."  What he did instead was add to the barn litter he is leaving behind.  His Omnibus Budget Bill, aptly entitled the Bipartisan Budget Act of […]

Narcissistic Nation Hooked on Social Media

Facebookx-large-490x250 We have become a narcissistic nation hooked on social media 24/7. If we look around in every direction possible, we see people with their eyes downcast and locked onto illuminated and addictive rectangular devices that consume many waking moments of each day. These smart devices glow in the dark on the driver's side while cars […]

Cosmo Goes Sharia

Screen-Shot-2015-10-27-at-9.21.21-PM Read this. Are these the role models for young American women? What a disgrace. Young American women submitting to misogyny, patriarchy, and hatred. Think of the trailblazers who came before just to get to this …. Cosmopolitan magazine last week published an interview with Brooke Sever, who is identified as "the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan Middle […]

Tarantino and Spike Lee: Ideologues or Idiots?

lee_tarantino-300x180 It's not surprising that a Hollywood filmmaker might wish to chronicle the horrors of inner-city life for many of Chicago's black denizens, if for no other reason than to highlight the surreal nature of their plight juxtaposed against the sensibilities of our compassionate, enlightened modern society. Then there's the irony of this period coinciding with […]