Tag Archives: President Obama

Faster Than Expected

In the months since my last post, and in an effort to keep the Chippet warm, I’ve been teaching myself to knit. I’m now an addict. It’s very soothing when going well. Soothing is what I need most as I … Continue reading

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Reality is a bitch

Wait, we’re going to pretend we didn’t know about the torture? Abu Gharib ring any bells? Anybody high level prosecuted there? The water-boarding that John Kirakou went to jail for revealing….only the whistle-blower went to jail. Newly elected President Obama … Continue reading

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The New America

I’m not the sharpest knife in the drawer.  I’ve admitted this before.  So we recorded the Edward Snowden interview and watched it later in the week, at an earlier time, when the old brain might be sharper. It’s now been … Continue reading

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A Time to Kill

So, the global air conditioning unit known as the Arctic Ice Cap will be gone even sooner than 2017 (which was already extremely bad news for the planet).  It could be gone this year.  Not that you would hear about … Continue reading

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Refugee Nation

The election is over.  I did not vote for President Obama.  If the Democratic Party does not reinvent itself for the next cycle, it’s unlikely that I will ever vote for one of the two parties again. Those of us … Continue reading

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