Buckle Up, Buttercup

DogFace“It’s a very nasty question, and I think it’s a very bad signal that you’re putting out to the American people. The American people are looking for answers and they’re looking for hope.” (President Trump responding to a reporter’s request for a message to the American public who might be scared about the current pandemic)

The first U.S. coronavirus case was on January 21. Since that time President Trump has filled us with hope every time he speaks. Take it to heart, because we all know that politicians don’t lie. Especially a narcissist like Donald J. Trump. Continue reading

Just Wait

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I, along with the rest of the country, have been reading about, and in some cases experiencing, this coronavirus that has a firm grip on the world. It’s a scary thing to think about, especially when it’s being compared to such pandemics as the 1918 flu, SARS, Avian Flu, etc. And that doesn’t even take into account the affect all of this is going to have on the economy, not just in the U.S. but around the world, for months, and possibly years, to come.

It all became very real for me today when I went to the grocery store. I usually do my shopping every couple of weeks so I have not experienced what so many others have. Today, though, I saw it all firsthand. Continue reading

Build The Wall

14956010_374453912893391_2805431565215699275_n“And what country can preserve its liberties, if its rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms…. The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time, with the blood of patriots and tyrants.” (Thomas Jefferson)

I say we should build the wall–around Washington, DC. Then we move our nation’s capitol to Wichita and start over. Our democratic government has ceased being a democracy. It’s time to begin anew.