Posts made in November, 2018

But Politics Should Not Be The Determining Factor In Your Life, High Up On Your Emotional Scale. 00

But Politics Should Not Be The Determining Factor In Your Life, High Up On Your Emotional Scale.

But Politics Should Not Be The Determining Factor In Your Life, High Up On Your Emotional Scale.

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“You should realize that family always is more important. I always used to teach my kids growing up, when they’d have fights, I said, ‘Just remember, when you really need somebody, the only one that’s going to be compelled to run toward you is your family, not your friends.'” Said Maureen Dowd’s brother Kevin, quoted in her column “Of Monuments, Arguments, Vampires...

If You’re Kind Of Scrounging Around, You’re Looking For Something To Eat On Thanksgiving, Check Out Starbucks. 00

If You’re Kind Of Scrounging Around, You’re Looking For Something To Eat On Thanksgiving, Check Out Starbucks.

If You’re Kind Of Scrounging Around, You’re Looking For Something To Eat On Thanksgiving, Check Out Starbucks.

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“They really have a pretty decent Thanksgiving sandwich there to check out.”

A Thanksgiving Warning — Only Bedlam, Chaos, Injury And Death — From Trump. 00

A Thanksgiving Warning — Only Bedlam, Chaos, Injury And Death — From Trump.

A Thanksgiving Warning — Only Bedlam, Chaos, Injury And Death — From Trump.

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You might think he’d back off for a day, but no, the confrontation with Chief Justice Roberts rages on: Justice Roberts can say what he wants, but the 9th Circuit is a complete & total disaster. It is out of control, has a horrible reputation, is overturned more than any Circuit in the Country, 79%, & is used to get an almost guaranteed result. Judges must not Legislate...

I Have For A Long Time Believed That A Person Reveals At Least As Much When He Reports What He Cannot Do Or Has Never Done. 00

I Have For A Long Time Believed That A Person Reveals At Least As Much When He Reports What He Cannot Do Or Has Never Done.

I Have For A Long Time Believed That A Person Reveals At Least As Much When He Reports What He Cannot Do Or Has Never Done.

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“I become confused, or even distressed, whenever I find myself among streets or roads that are not arranged in a rectangular grid. … I have watched few films during my lifetime and hardly any in recent years. … I cannot recall having gone voluntarily into any art gallery or museum or building said to be of historic interest. I have never worn sunglasses. I have never learned to...

At The Thanksgiving Café… 00

At The Thanksgiving Café…

At The Thanksgiving Café…

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… here. (This is an open thread, so let me show you The Portal to...

The Abc Executive Who Said Roseanne’S Twitter Statement Is Abhorrent, Repugnant And Inconsistent With Our Values, And We Have Decided To Cancel Her Show Is Now Leaving Abc. 00

The Abc Executive Who Said Roseanne’S Twitter Statement Is Abhorrent, Repugnant And Inconsistent With Our Values, And We Have Decided To Cancel Her Show Is Now Leaving Abc.

The Abc Executive Who Said Roseanne’S Twitter Statement Is Abhorrent, Repugnant And Inconsistent With Our Values, And We Have Decided To Cancel Her Show Is Now Leaving Abc.

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I’m reading “Channing Dungey, First Black Entertainment Executive at a Major Network, Is Leaving ABC” (NYT). Ms. Dungey was thrust into the spotlight earlier this year — an unusual spot for the publicity-shy executive — when the network made the sudden decision to cancel its biggest hit, “Roseanne,” after the show’s star, Roseanne Barr, sent a racist tweet…. Terrible...

Jiang Jinfu Has Bravely Admitted Domestic Violence, Facing The Persoalan Directly. He’S A Good Man. Support, Encourage, Applaud. This Is Not Easy. 00

Jiang Jinfu Has Bravely Admitted Domestic Violence, Facing The Persoalan Directly. He’S A Good Man. Support, Encourage, Applaud. This Is Not Easy.

Jiang Jinfu Has Bravely Admitted Domestic Violence, Facing The Persoalan Directly. He’S A Good Man. Support, Encourage, Applaud. This Is Not Easy.

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From “A Chinese Actor Admits Hitting a Woman — and Some Take His Side” (NYT). “No matter what the reason is, I should not have raised my hand,” Mr. Jiang wrote on Monday, hours after Ms. Nakaura posted the photos of herself and suggested that he was responsible. Many Chinese internet users roundly condemned Mr. Jiang. But others said he had been brave to admit what he had...

A Wisconsin Legislator Who Is Also A Firefighter Ripped The State Department Of Natural Resources For Persuading His Department To Rescue A Deer Stranded On A Frozen Lake…. 00

A Wisconsin Legislator Who Is Also A Firefighter Ripped The State Department Of Natural Resources For Persuading His Department To Rescue A Deer Stranded On A Frozen Lake….

A Wisconsin Legislator Who Is Also A Firefighter Ripped The State Department Of Natural Resources For Persuading His Department To Rescue A Deer Stranded On A Frozen Lake….

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“Republican Rep. Adam Jarchow… said he would fire the [DNR] warden tomorrow if he could for ‘being complicit in putting firefighters at risk, over a stupid deer.’… ‘This is a complete embarrassment and a joke,’ tweeted Jarchow…. The DNR posted a glowing statement about the incident on its website Tuesday. The release praised Warden Jesse Ashton for...

I Think Europe Needs To Get A Handle On Migration Because That Is What Lit The Flame, Said Hillary Clinton. 00

I Think Europe Needs To Get A Handle On Migration Because That Is What Lit The Flame, Said Hillary Clinton.

I Think Europe Needs To Get A Handle On Migration Because That Is What Lit The Flame, Said Hillary Clinton.

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“‘I admire the very generous and compassionate approaches that were taken particularly by leaders like Angela Merkel, but I think it is fair to say Europe has done its part, and must send a very clear message — we are not going to be able to continue provide refuge and support — because if we don’t deal with the migration issue it will continue to roil the body politic,’ she...

Bob? Bob? Where’s Bob? 00

Bob? Bob? Where’s Bob?

Bob? Bob? Where’s Bob?

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