From Democracy to Banana Republic? The “Deep State” Strikes Back!

According to a report released by Politico, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein (the man responsible for the appointment of Robert Mueller to investigate “collusion” between Russia and the Trump campaign) and FBI Director Chris Wray, paid Speaker of the House Paul Ryan a surprise visit this afternoon. It […]

Behind the Crescent 

I was in college, a Junior, it was 1980, I met a girl…isn’t that how it always starts? She was a foreign student, Turkish. Her English was better than mine. She was an Engineering student…Mechanical Engineering. In the so-called 3/5 program…3 years at Barnard for a BA in […]

ACA: The Enemy of our Enemy

Generally speaking I despise the tax system. Rather than serving it’s proper purpose of paying for necessary government services such as law enforcement, defense, and infrastructure it has, in many instances, been used to punish and reward certain segments of the population depending on which ideologues hold the […]

A Little Christmas Cheer…

Enjoy! Eggnog 6 eggs, separated 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup Dark Jamaica Rum…Myers or Bacardi 1 Pint Jack Daniels Black Bourbon 2 tsp Vanilla 3 cups Heavy Cream 1 pint Whole Milk Grated Nutmeg to taste Beat egg yolks well. Add Sugar gradually. Add Rum while beating, followed […]