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Can We Stop with the “Insult to …” Meme Already?

This is a pet peeve that’s been bugging me for months — someone says “Trump is a moron” and someone else fires back “That’s an insult to morons.” I haven’t said anything about it, but then David Gerrold posted a Facebook diary this morning complaining

Governance by whine

I have to hand it to the reporters at Axios. I can hardly get through one day of Trump’s verbal brain farts without treating myself to an hour long brain bleach shower to prepare for the next day’s assault, but they did a deep dive and


Weekly Recap: Hold Trump Accountable

In solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan, Shayna, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, Mike F., Dr. Bill, Dan, and Janis—your PDA national team. Reject Trump By Supporting PDA   Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) demands that Congress hold Trump accountable. We believe that the Constitution includes impeachment powers exactly


“Everyone Talks About The Weather” ☀️

photo: PDA’s Capitol Hill Climate Canvassers (left House, right Senate) In solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan, Mike F, Janis, Dan, Shayna, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, Deb, and Bryan—your PDA National Team Demand Specific Climate Solutions Now!   A lot of organizations refer to the Climate and


The Daily Bucket–Mom and Dad Junco

The Oregon Junco is a locally abundant genus of  sparrow, also known as a dark-eyed junco, and is the only bird sporting the Oregon State Name (Junco hyemalis).  Its range includes most of North America, but the range I’m writing about is in my own side