Category: Politics

Happy 242nd Birthday USA!

You don’t look a day over two centuries. Last year, I added something to the effect of, “I hope you

Happy 151st Birthday Canada!

Happy 151st birthday to the best country on Earth! I am very grateful to live in Canada. It’s not perfect,

So Long 2017!

Well, the world survived the first year of President Orange Dumbfuck. For the sake of my American friends and the

R.I.P. Hugh Hefner (1926–2017)

Farewell Mr. Hefner and thank-you for all your work. Although I suspect that much of this news will surround Playboy

Madison, Wisconsin Trip & The 40th National FFRF Convention

As previously noted, last week I was back in Madison, Wisconsin for FFRF’s 40th National Convention. I arrived two days

Happy Birthday America!

Happy 241st birthday America! I sincerely hope that you are around to see number 242…

I Did Not Expect This Today

One day after the wonderful first anniversary of the Obergefell decision and SCOTUS gives us this excellent decision. This stupid

Happy 1st Anniversary To The Obergefell Decision

Today marks one year since the SCOTUS Obergefell decision legalized marriage equality across the United States. Suspiciously absent is the

Another Book Finished & Another Started

Last Friday night, just before nodding off to sleep, I finished Robert Reich’s excellent book Saving Capitalism: For The Many

The Kim Davis Furor

I cannot write a post about the hypocrite bigot Josh Duggar and not mention the other recent religious maelstrom around

Way To Go SCOTUS!

The Supreme Court Of the United States has made some spectacularly bad decisions over the years – Citizens United has

Freedom From Religion Foundation Convention – 2014

I was in Los Angeles, California last week for the 37th Freedom From Religion Foundation Convention. This is the fourth

Happy Belated Birthday USA!

Happy 238nd birthday to the United States Of America! Since I have often missed posting about Canada Day on time,

The United States Continues To Civilize

I should have posted this two days ago when it happened! Just the same, it always pleases me when I

The Exodus Of Exodus

I could hardly have been happier when I first read that Exodus International was closing its doors. They were on

The Progress Of Equality

I am very late in posting about these events. Sorry. On May 6th, Delaware became the 11th state to legalize