Michael Lewis’ book, The Fifth Risk, gave me a peek behind the scenes in terms of the running of our government and what happens when a new administration takes over. About 4000 people need to be hired, 1200 of which … Continue reading A Nice, Boring, Government Transition
In 1987 Oral Roberts, a televangelist from Oklahoma told his followers that if he didn’t receive 8 million dollars in donations within 3 months, God was going to “call him home.” Ultimately, 9 million was raised and Roberts lived another … Continue reading Will We Get Up?
I was sent a great article yesterday entitled, “Prepare for the Ultimate Gaslighting: You are not crazy, my friends,” written by Julio Vincent Gambuto. He talks about the upcoming marketing extravaganza we survivors will be barraged with post COVID-19. How companies will try to convince us that we’ll need a Coke or a Big Mac, a new car or gadget to make us feel “normal” again. But, like catching our parents having sex, we can’t unsee what we’ve all just witnessed. America just bit itself in the ass. We, the teenagers of the world that thought we had it all … Continue reading Time to Marie Kondo Our Country
I planned on blogging again to talk about the cool stuff I’m doing for my MS. Then President Fucking-Feasance took over my brain. So today I’m going to get it all out of my system and move on. Fucking-Feasance? Although … Continue reading Mea Culpa Time
I mentioned recently that it’s hard for me to write about whatever I’m not directly experiencing or feeling. I would love to write about the therapies I’m currently benefitting from but I can’t stop thinking about this administration’s response to … Continue reading Just Call Me Vinnie Barbarino
Are we there yet? I personally thought our Asshole in Chief hit bottom the day he announced his candidacy back in 2015. Perhaps his bottom is coming since he’s officially 2 degrees of separation from the Coronavirus. I sure hope … Continue reading Has He Finally Hit Rock Bottom?
As Anthony Bourdain’s passing took over the internet, I wondered why this particular celebrity death affected everyone so much? I enjoyed Bourdain’s story telling, either in print form or on TV. He inspire me to eat differently and have a … Continue reading Truth Cravings
If you’ve ever wondered whether or not you’re a sinner, the Amazing Bible website has an inventory of 667 biblical sins you can peruse. Spoiler alert: You’re … Continue reading Tolerating Trump Voters