Trump Has Met His Match in the Art of the Deal

September 15, 2017 | No Comments

Trump will have no say – and no ability – to go against the overwhelming dominance of his biggest adversary ever – Mother Nature.

When is Enough ENOUGH?

July 02, 2017 | 1 Comment

With so many serious domestic and international issues that need intense attention, our president nevertheless continues to tweet non-stop to skewer those he feels do not admire, agree with or respect him.

Posted in Opinion, Politics

Face the Music – Trump is Being Played like a Violin

May 27, 2017 | 1 Comment

World leaders have gotten the proverbial memo that the way to get what they want from the new American president is through lavishing copious amounts of flattery onto his insatiable ego.

Posted in Opinion, Politics

Tide Beginning to Turn in Venezuelan Politics?

April 01, 2017 | 1 Comment

What happened in Venezuela this last Wednesday amounts to a coup reminiscent of the infamous Fujimorazo, when in 1992 president Alberto Fujimori dissolved the Peruvian congress.

Posted in Economy, Law, Opinion, Politics

Kedi and Get Out, film reviews

March 06, 2017 | No Comments

Kedi is a Turkish documentary (kedi is Turkish for cats) about the stray cats of Istanbul, and a love letter to that exotic city.

Posted in Arts/Entertainment

Scientology, Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, a film review

March 01, 2017 | 2 Comments

Gibney interviews eight former Scientologists, including Paul Haggis (director of Crash), about their involvement, growing disenchantment, and finally, separation. Three of those interviewed held senior leadership positions.

Posted in Arts/Entertainment

Democrats Maintain Status Quo with Election of Perez to DNC Chair

February 26, 2017 | No Comments

Democrats yesterday maintained the status quo with the election of former Labor Secretary Tom Perez over Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn) for the Democratic National Committee Chairmanship.

Posted in Opinion, Politics