Denial Is A Nice Place To Visit, But I Wouldn’t Want To Die There

Well, here we are. Or here some of us are. The rest of us are also here, but they are struggling mightily to pretend otherwise. And in my better moments, it’s hard to blame them. Ok, no, that’s not true, it’s easy to blame them. In fact, as we roll into the heart of summerContinue reading “Denial Is A Nice Place To Visit, But I Wouldn’t Want To Die There”

The Mortal Offense of Taking A Knee

Two months ago, as it became apparent that COVID-19 was taking a disproportionate toll on people of color in this country, I complained an entire week passed before anyone on any TV news program said the words, “systemic racism.” I guess all it took was one more black man murdered by police and a nationwideContinue reading “The Mortal Offense of Taking A Knee”

The Eighth Thing You Can’t Say On Television

If only the President could try this hard. Every day this gets harder. Staying at home, incessant hand washing, keeping our hands off our face, wiping down our groceries, and obtaining all the necessary sanitary potions to keep the cooties out of our house is nothing compared to stomaching the casual affronts to sanity, humanity,Continue reading “The Eighth Thing You Can’t Say On Television”

Grocery Shopping In The Age Of COVID-19

I didn’t want this to be about him, but I suppose it was inevitable. This was supposed to be a record of how people lived through the most harrowing experience since World War II, and managed to (hopefully) learn from it and conduct themselves in a more sane and thoughtful manner. Unfortunately, this phase ofContinue reading “Grocery Shopping In The Age Of COVID-19”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”