Grammar nazis may not like it, but many of our language rules are artifacts of ancient languages that no longer serve a meaningful purpose. I’ve been a writer since the ’70s. I’ve […]
Every September 11 we reopen our national wounds and remind ourselves why we should be afraid. It’s past time for the public vigils to become private so we can give ourselves permission to heal.
It’s time America said enough to Commie holidays. What is Labor Day and where did it come from? Let’s turn to Wikipedia for a brief summary: Beginning in the late 19th century, […]
August 2017 saw Donald and his minions say or do at least 98 horrible things.
In a Scrogues Converse feature, Jim Booth, Lex and @Doc reconsider the decision to rein Sherman in before he burned the Confederacy to the ground. [Ed. Note: Jim was an English teacher […]
Two sides to every story broken down to bare bones: Side 1: stop injustice! Side 2: stop demanding justice! Both sides would really love it if the other side would just sit […]
Torture and extrajudicial killings of citizens by the US government run counter to the Fifth Amendment, and are thus unAmerican.
This video by Vice News and HBO tells us one thing: the white supremacists and Nazis who terrorized Charlottesville are not going away any time soon.
This question has been rattling around in my brain since at least the inauguration: Whose eulogy could Trump deliver? There will come a time before January 2021 when it would be appropriate for […]
Dear Congresspeople – a strong condemnation of the white supremacists and Nazis over the weekend was not optional. Speech has political consequences, but so does silence.