Category Archives: Resistance Rebellion And Death

500,000 Dead: Rage Is the Appropriate Emotion

Yesterday, President Biden led a moment of silence for the 500,000 dead from COVID-19. Throughout this godawful shitty mess, I keep hearing about pandemic fatigue. But I haven’t experienced fatigue. Yes, the restrictions are not enjoyable, to say the least, … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Resistance Rebellion And Death | 2 Comments

Maybe Eighty Percent of State and Local Officials Should Not Be Reelected?

I don’t know if it’s exactly eighty percent–I’m willing to be talked up or down from that particular number. But the failure of our COVID-19 response demands something like this–and, yes, Trump et alia were murderous, but many state and … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Resistance Rebellion And Death | 1 Comment

Republican Jury Nullification Aside, What Happened Is Very Damning

Will Trump be found guilty in his impeachment trial? No. But Republican jury nullification notwithstanding, this is pretty damning evidence: And don’t tell me that the beginning of that video doesn’t make you think of this:

Posted in Resistance Rebellion And Death | Leave a comment

How Do We Grade the Political Responses to the COVID Pandemic?

I’ll have to treat this far more at length in a future post, but one thing that has been rattling around my noggin is what to make of the political responses to the pandemic. In my opinion, most states’ responses … Continue reading

Posted in Resistance Rebellion And Death | 1 Comment

Life After a Narcissist

When you’ve been blogging daily, as I have, for a very long time, it becomes obvious that many of your posts, even if they’re not disproven by the passage of time, just don’t really mean that much. But one post … Continue reading

Posted in Resistance Rebellion And Death | 1 Comment

There’s a Path to D.C. Statehood

On this good day, let’s talk about something good. Like D.C. statehood! One of the problems with passing statehood for D.C. is that it is widely believed to require ending the filibuster (the Senate rule that, even though only 51 … Continue reading

Posted in DC, Resistance Rebellion And Death | Comments Off on There’s a Path to D.C. Statehood

Water This Tree

Observed at the corner of New Hampshire Ave. and 21st NW, West End, D.C.:

Posted in DC, Resistance Rebellion And Death | 1 Comment

Calls for Unity: Not a Minor Threat

Over the last few days, the Republican response to an attempted coup have been calls for unity. That’s the kind of bullshit we usually hear but there’s something else Republicans are adding to the unity call: they’re adding something along … Continue reading

Posted in Conservatives, Resistance Rebellion And Death | 1 Comment

Endorse

Observed at the corner of 16th and P Streets NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.:

Posted in DC, Resistance Rebellion And Death | 1 Comment

Impeach Him. Impeach Him Now.

I have no idea if the Democratic Wimp Caucus will let this happen, but Trump should be impeached for fomenting insurrection. If nothing else, it would prevent him from being able to run again. It also would force Republicans to … Continue reading

Posted in Resistance Rebellion And Death | 2 Comments