Category Archives: Opinion

It doesn’t matter who’s to blame

Whether we want the 700-plus immigrant children being held in our custody or not doesn’t matter because they aren’t leaving. And, since we can’t match them up with their parents because we don’t know who or where they are, these … Continue reading

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When the pot boils over

How often do we see someone lash out in anger over an act they perceive as against them? In reading the news, we see it’s pretty frequent. Road rage comes to mind. But what about the kind that stews for … Continue reading

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Mystery solved (maybe)

Everyone wants to know what Vladimir Putin has on Trump. Maybe we’re over-thinking this. But first, just to get you in the mood, how about a nice cup of Russian Tea? Easy to make, tastes good and most importantly, it’s … Continue reading

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The making of a new word?

Let’s face it. Every week in the news is amazing/unbelievable/frightening/weird/fake/mind-boggling, etc. President Trump walked in front of the queen but that wasn’t surprising. (Think his America First slogan.) And we all knew that that big orange balloon was coming, didn’t … Continue reading

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You know that guy?

You have a get together for members of your neighborhood. Through years of diligence and hard work, this is a safe neighborhood. Occasionally there are problems with a few visitors from outside but you deal with them. It takes time, … Continue reading

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Who cares if you got tossed out of a restaurant?

“I didn’t know that they could separate me from my son. I didn’t know. Yes, (I am) very scared. He is my son and I love him. I’ve carried him throughout the journey and it was hard.” A 16-year-old girl … Continue reading

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And you thought it was too hot for snow?

With two failures behind them, the White House modified their Muslim ban once again. Presumably, to make us feel safer, North Korea was added and they could deny their ultimate goal of banning Muslims. (Since no one comes from North … Continue reading

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