Tag Archives: Tom Udall

Did You Hear The One About …?

Sometimes it seems like the Trump administration is one big joke. I simply cannot cover all the stories worthy of coverage.  It’s like a bunch of guys sitting in a bar swapping jokes.  After a bit every joke is prefaced by the phrase “Did you hear the one about…?”  Let’s explore. Continue reading Did You Hear The One About …?

They Died And You Can’t Run

Today is Memorial Day in America; a day we set aside to honor our war dead. Hopefully all Americans will at least pause to think of them. The day has morphed into another holiday for picnics, ballgames and parties. We have a day honoring all veterans who have worn the uniform and served; today is for those who gave their lives to preserve the freedoms we have. I have never worn the uniform and certainly wasn’t called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice but I appreciate that many, in fact too many, did. That took courage and a sacrifice for a cause greater than themselves. What is disappointing me is that, to date at least, too many Democratic politicians appear unwilling to risk their political future to save America. Let’s explore. Continue reading They Died And You Can’t Run

Not Even Noon Yet

I woke up this Dyngus Day morning in a great mood, but with absolutely no idea what I was going to write about for Tuesday’s article. In the brief time it took me to shower, eat breakfast and peruse a few morning papers the Trump administration managed to capture my attention with two outrages. I’d like to briefly cover them and a few other tidbits from the last few days. Let’s explore. Continue reading Not Even Noon Yet