Monthly Archives: August 2018

The Right Answer

. Beto O’Rourke is running to replace Ted Cruz as a Senator from deep red Texas, an all but impossible job. If you are one of those who are so inclined, this guy deserves a campaign contribution if only because … Continue reading

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The Anarchist Carlo Tresca

“I have sought with all my strength to elevate the moral and material conditions of the Italian workers here, and I have sought to instill in their souls the same faith in their emancipation that is alive in me. I … Continue reading

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Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Law

Treyvon Martin Once upon a time here in Florida (and many other states) if you killed someone and then claimed self-defense, your defense claim would not be valid if it could be demonstrated that you could have retreated safely from … Continue reading

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Sex on the Square – A Re-Post

Sex on the Square So what do you think your old, decrepit retired parents are doing in Florida? Waiting to die? Frogs waiting to croak? Your mom or dad, alone, lonely, sitting with her head on the kitchen table? Poor … Continue reading

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The Church in Pennsylvania

When I was a young teen over 60 years ago, seemingly during the reign of the divine Tiberias, I lived in what would today be considered a “little Italy.” It was a time when kids played in the streets while … Continue reading

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In Memoriam – Aretha Franklin

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Approaching Storm

. . .Summer in Florida – Hot, Humid, Afternoon thunder storms. Looking directly behind my home at 5 P.M. .

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The Serial Killer Groupie and the G.O.P.

Once there was a serial killer. His name was William Hickman. He was rather famous back in the 1920s. The son of a paranoid schizophrenic mother and grandmother,  he would torture and kill cats as a kid. Anyone who knew … Continue reading

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Cleopatra’s Sister

The tomb? Everyone knows of Cleopatra, Queen of the Nile.  Abd everyone seems to love Game of Thrones.  History is rife with the struggles between kin for the crown.  I’ve written about one or two of these dynastic struggles, the … Continue reading

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Join the Space Force!!

I Want You! The Emperor wants YOU to vote for your favorite Imperial Space Force insignia!  The winner will be manufactured in…eh China (tariff free!) and will be available on hats, t-shirts and jackets from your local Republican committee (for … Continue reading

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