The Rise and Fall of the Trumpublican Party

Disclaimer: I am a registered Democrat.  Because there is no centrist third party with a chance in hell of getting anywhere.  And you can’t vote in the Primary Election without being registered as either Democrat of Republican (this is stupid).   I consider myself a Reluctant Democrat.  I am not a LEFTY as I am Read More …

What Animal Resembles Our Prezidunce?

Over the last 4 years or so, Trump’s detractors (I am proud to be in that club) have been finding clever ways to portray the buffoon in the Oval Office.  Graphic illustrations, cartoons and the like have been employed to amusing effect. But finding the perfect animal. Mother Nature’s contribution to this valiant effort… Until Read More …

Why do Liberals Think Trump Supporters are Stupid?

It is incredibly rare (almost non-existent) that I plagiarize anyone else’s work. Except for this instance, where I immediately “stole” it from a Facebook post yesterday. I very simply could not possibly have worded this better. It is perfect. I would change nothing. Therefore I stole it immediately.     According to the post this Read More …

Why Incompetents are So Sure of Themselves

The Dunning-Kruger Effect The discussion of this effect has really hit the mainstream in the last year.  The 2016 election cycle, with all its myriad anomalies brought this malady to the forefront.  Our current president can be argued to be the best (worst) possible example of this syndrome. Simply stated, the Dunning-Kruger effect, first published Read More …