There’s a difficulty I find in trying to express the feeling this time period has produced in me. It’s a numbness, but a burning numbness, which undermines the entire definition of what numb is. I feel nothing and everything at once. Yet we are at a juncture in time where little makes sense anymore, so […]Read more "Kremlin’s Kraken Keeps Trumping America"
These days news moves with the speed and intensity of a hurricane bearing down on some poor Caribbean U.S. territory. It’s overwhelming, and no matter how many boards you put up to maintain some barrier between you and the storm, you’re going to be left powerless and will be forced to tread water as you drag […]Read more "Wild, Wild Country: The Implosion of a Cult Leader’s Presidency"
In recent weeks, our concerns about social media platforms, particularly the ones run by a Zuckerberg, have been confirmed. But not just confirmed in the way we assumed they sold our data, you know, to market to us directly. No, instead it seems Facebook was quite complicit in aiding the propaganda campaign aimed at undermining […]Read more "Saying Goodbye to Facebook and Instagram"
Pro athletes compete aggressively with each other but are often friends off the court or field. They know there is a time and place for competition, and because of their circumstances (making millions to do it no matter a win or loss) they can compartmentalize in a healthy way. After all, their literal survival does […]Read more "On Competition"
Every time I talk to Baby Boomers about how precarious our entire global situation is they always bring up the Cuban Missile Crisis to somehow undermine my point. Look, perception is not often reality, and in hindsight we know that situation was not as dangerous as it seemed then. Both countries knew it was mutually […]Read more "A Brief Reflection on the State of the World"
note: This is a previously unpublished piece written in March 2017Read more "How Invasive Species are Destroying America: Chaffetz coypus"
I’ve been following this subject for awhile and came across a reddit comment that neatly and perfectly organized the troubling relationships Trump has with Putin allies and Russian mobsters. Forgive me as I forgot the commentor’s user name, but feel free to do your own research.Read more "A Comprehensive List of Trump’s Close Ties to RUSSIA"