Tag Archives: Trump Tweets

The Trump Whisperers

No one likes chaos. There’s always an explanation for any current mess. There’s always a hidden someone who’s really running things – Dick Cheney whispering in George W. Bush’s ear – Nancy Reagan telling Ronald Reagan what her astrologer told … Continue reading

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Silence Interrupted by Dread

Before there was No-Drama Obama there was Silent Cal – Calvin Coolidge of course – “I have never been hurt by what I have not said.” His reticence was intentional. He often said that he knew that any president’s words … Continue reading

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Breakfast in America

“Breakfast in America” is that studio album recorded by the British band Supertramp in 1978 at The Village Recorder just off Santa Monica Boulevard in West Los Angeles – that old Masonic temple from the twenties that in the sixties was used by the Maharishi Mahesh … Continue reading

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A Duty-Dance with Death

In 1945, the Allies’ Valentine’s Day gift to the German people was the firebombing of Dresden – four massive bombing raids between 13 and 15 February that destroyed that lovely old city. Dresden had no military value. Dresden had no strategic … Continue reading

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Current Tweet Theory

Sunday mornings are problematic. Some folks go to church. Others nurse a hangover – black coffee and the New York Times crossword puzzle helps. Kris Kristofferson – the country music singer-songwriter and actor – knows this. And he’s no dummy. … Continue reading

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Without Mutual Toleration or Forbearance

“Self-command is the main elegance.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson “The first attribute that characterizes the greater man from the moron is his thicker layer of inhibition.” ~ Martin H. Fischer Donald Trump is not an elegant man, he only wishes … Continue reading

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Regarding Claims of Genius

Jerry Lewis finally died in 2017 – the famous comedian who had become a national embarrassment. His broad and crude and very loud slapstick routines from the fifties didn’t age well. Over time they seemed more like assault, in the … Continue reading

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