Category Archives: Politics

The Big Shut Up Coming Soon!

  The Boston Terrier you see in the picture above is named Eden Forever.  She is owned by Cedric Florian who also took the picture of her. One  of the important characters in my novella, The Big Shut Up, is also a … Continue reading

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Coming Soon!

My latest book:  a novella.  More to come.

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9-11-01 — Have we forgotten?

I believe so.  We have elected fools to high office in this country and we will soon reap the rewards.  They don’t seem to know what they don’t know.  That and they seem to think that the laws and Our … Continue reading

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Political Geology

Earthsky today links to a new USGS report on “induced seismicity”  linking earthquakes to human activity.  As I read the report and negotiated  my way through the thickets of tortured syntax and the brambles of labored locutions, there is a … Continue reading

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Joel Kotkin: Tell us what you really think about California’s future.

I’ve been a long time reader of Joel Kotkin and subscriber to his Newgeography.com website.  He says, “California has met the future and it really doesn’t work.”  He especially blames Gov. Jerry Brown; reserving him for special criticism.  Kotkin thinks … Continue reading

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The Obama School Lunch Menu versus the Warren Buffett Menu

Warren Buffett will be 85 years old this year.  He is one of the wealthiest men in the world.  He was a big and early supporter of Barack Obama’s political career.  He is the  largest shareholder in Berkshire Hathaway.  He … Continue reading

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Left Right Center…What does it mean? Not what you think

“…there is always a well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong…”  H.L. Mencken The building in the picture is the Palais Bourbon, Paris, France where the National Assembly meets.  The National Assembly is the national legislature … Continue reading

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