Monthly Archives: January 2021

Kyle Rittenhouse, not the sharpest tool in the Shed

Kyle Rittenhouse — he of the August 25, 2020 Kenosha protests where he shot two people, supposedly in self-defense — was seen partying with the Proud Boys the other day. Rittenhouse had argued at his parole hearing that he (at … Continue reading

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There is a Remarkable Story Unfolding relative to Ayanna Pressley’s Panic Button

There is a remarkable story unfolding relative to Ayanna Pressley’s panic button. Ayanna Pressley is the bald black congresswoman from Boston (she has alopecia areata) who is also a member of “The Squad.” This, in conjunction with the suspicious tours … Continue reading

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The thing about the Big Lie

I’ve always loved the metaphor of the Wizard of Oz where, after the Wizard has been unmasked, we can see the mechanics of his deception. That takes the power out of it. You would think that by now, in 2020, … Continue reading

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Think that Trump will be indicted for Incitement to Riot? Don’t Bet on It!

With the 25th Amendment now more or less off the table, and the impeachment proceedings in progress — albeit they clearly will not be finished before Joe Biden is inaugurated — a lot of people are holding out for Trump … Continue reading

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Removal through Impeachment? Don’t Bet on It!

Right now, as everyone is chattering about the need to remove President Drumpf as soon as possible in the wake of his inciting a riot on January 6th, people are getting very excited about the possibility of getting this clown … Continue reading

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Removal through the 25th Amendment? Don’t Bet on It!

Right now, as everyone is chattering about the need to remove President Drumpf as soon as possible in the wake of his inciting a riot on January 6th, people are getting very excited about the possibility of getting this clown … Continue reading

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Well that was Fun and Completely Counterproductive

Well, that was fun. The Donald invites his craziest supporters to Washington, tells them to march on the Capitol, and then is transpired by what transpires. Eventually, after much begging from his own advisors, Trump released the following video on … Continue reading

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It doesn’t matter if Warnock and Ossoff turn out to be One-Term Senators

If Ossoff’s margins hold, then we will have two Democratic Senators in Georgia. Just like Doug Jones in Alabama, both may turn out to be one-term Senators. Who knows. Warnock will have to run again in 2022 because the six-year … Continue reading

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My favorite things about Trump’s phone call with Raffensperger

President Trump’s phone call with Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger was probably the least surprising thing about 2021so far. The most surprising thing about the phone call is that Raffensperger had the presence of mind to record it and … Continue reading

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Your Massachusetts State Legislature was busy at the end of the Year

This year, while the Presidential election was sucking up all the political oxygen in the nation, your Massachusetts state legislature (if you happen to live in the Commonwealth), accomplished two very interesting things: They enshrined Roe v. Wade into Massachusetts … Continue reading

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