No-show Ted

No-show Ted

Watching the Republican US Senate primary here in North Carolina sure makes me hope Cheri Beasley wins in November. Former Governor Pat McCrory is flailing, as incompetent and insincere as ever. Congressman Ted Budd is in the pocket of Donald Trump and allying himself...
The anti-patriotic party

The anti-patriotic party

Photo credit: Natalie Allison The old Klansman appears to be in good shape. He’s clean cut, looking like any other 80-something retiree. He participates in senior games and seems to enjoy his family. They’re all big Trumpers and faithful evangelical Christians. One...
Victims of the GOP

Victims of the GOP

A new study confirms that life expectancy dropped in the United States for the second straight year. COVID is listed as the cause of death, but that’s not really true. Other western countries saw their life expectancy increase in 2021 after vaccines reversed sharp...
An ode to mitt Romney

An ode to mitt Romney

Mitt Romney is an American hero. No, I don’t regret that he lost to Barack Obama and I don’t think the attacks against him during the campaign were unfair. I disagree with him on most major policy debates, but I believe he has a very clear-eyed view of the threat to...
Razing Krzyzewskiville

Razing Krzyzewskiville

Trigger warning: If you are a Duke fan, you might want to stop reading now. Also, help is available. Call 800-GOHEELS for more information. First, I just want to say, I wish they would let Kenny Smith call the play-by-play when Carolina is on the court.  Heading...

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