Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

George Takei, who was thrown into an internment camp along with the rest of his family and thousands of other Japanese-Americans during World War II, writes about the difference between that ugly experience (which the US government has since apologized for) and the...
As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

I’m absolutely sure that our leaders in Washington will come up with a completely viable plan to distract us from this impending problem. BREAKING: Government: Medicare will become insolvent in 2026, three years earlier than expected, Social Security to follow in...
Bill, Melania, and The Queen’s Birthday

Bill, Melania, and The Queen’s Birthday

Bill Clinton is making the rounds promoting the new novel he wrote with James Patterson, and he made headlines yesterday when he got all huffy during a “Today” show appearance after being asked whether the #MeToo movement has changed how he looks back on...
TV Review: “The Fourth Estate”

TV Review: “The Fourth Estate”

Showtime is airing “The Fourth Estate,” a documentary series by Liz Garbus that follows reporters and editors at the New York Times as they cover the first year of the Trump administration. She was given remarkable access at the Times’ headquarters...
As I Tweeted

As I Tweeted

Every time Donald Trump demands an apology — for anything — the only proper response is, “You first.” Follow me on Twitter...
Take A Knee

Take A Knee

 “You have to stand proudly for the National Anthem or you shouldn’t be playing. You shouldn’t be there. Maybe you shouldn’t be in the country.” –President Donald Trump When I was in high school, the Vietnam War was raging and many...