Why Borders Matter

Featured image by Timur Brave. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. We’re still in the middle of the COVID-19 never ending story. New variants and increased cases in some states will promote either the push to lockdown again, or to extend already established lockdown orders. People continue to be out of work, […]

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The memes were sorta right…

Featured image from IFunny.com. Follow the link for more memes. One of the things that I had expected from the transition between the Trump and Biden administrations was the relative silence on the southern border issues. I saw memes, like the one featured for this post, that had joked that the media wasn’t going to […]

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The split

Featured image by Alan Levine. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. Our country is fractured, and in my opinion, beyond repair. The densely populated coasts and cities of our country have little in common with the “flyover states,” anymore. Our language is diverging at seemingly Babel-esque speed. And our politicians are using […]

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The New Prohibition

Featured image by Eleanor Jaekel. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. The 2020’s are wild, man. Twain was credited with saying, We’ve experienced a global pandemic (that’s still… ongoing…), several financial crises, and the return of secret parties (speakeasies). The government is becoming both more incompetent, and less concerned with the lives […]

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I shouldn’t be surprised

Featured image by Pierre Blaché. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. Brian Sicknick was reported to have died from injuries during the capital riot by the New York Times. Now, almost a month later, the Times has issued a correction. Twice, they reported that he was struck in the head with a […]

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Why Evidence Matters

The problem is that this is the standard they wish to hold for anyone but themselves, and that the principles of due process and presumption of innocence will be destroyed if you aren’t a member of the party.

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