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A House Trump Divided

William B. Turner The Donald claimed while he was running for president that he wanted to unite the county.  This after stating in his campaign announcement speech that most Mexican immigrants are rapists and murderers and proposing to prohibit Muslims from entering the country entirely. I guess his unity excluded the Mexicans and their descendants,…

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The NRA, Killbots, & Madness

This one is …complicated. It is going to be about the NRA, in all its glory, but also about a science fiction story that I read years and years ago. It…I mean the story…was all about dying. Which means that it had a certain prescience to it. As the best of science fiction often does.…

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Russia’s Pyrrhic Victory?

William B. Turner The so called president denies it, which is meaningless, but the actual evidence, which “conservatives” ignore because they don’t get the concept, overwhelmingly indicates that Russian agents took various steps to help the Donald win the 2016 presidential election. One thing they apparently did was to participate actively on various social media,…

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Blow up Your Boob Tube

William B. Turner Everyone is aflutter about Roseanne these days. You may remember her? The woman who had the hit TV show a long time ago about a rough and tumble, working class mother who stuck it to the man in every episode? Her hit show is back, and it’s a hit again. Sort of.…

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Jesus Shaming

William B. Turner Since it’s Easter, the day when Christians around the world celebrate the defining silly myth of the Christian calendar, lots of people are trying to Jesus shame the so called president. Good luck. That’s not going to work. Whether you like it or not, Donald Trump as president has the imprimatur of…

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Fox Hunting

   Parkland student hits media giant Fox News with a Phone Protest…and kills advertising income. By Marc Keyser, author of TheResistance.blog This sensational news event is a modern day a David and Goliath saga. Fox News star Laura Ingraham, who is famous for her propaganda supporting President Trump’s authoritarian regime, fearlessly attacked a teenage Parkland Survivor,…

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Hell Has Frozen Over

Clearly, the end times are upon us. Nothing is right. Everything is turned upside down. Why do I say that? Because I agree with, and am going to praise, an essay by George Will. This is bizarre. Now, George Will is one of those guys that I sincerely dislike. I don’t like his conservatism. I…

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All Politics is Local

William B. Turner Most district attorneys in the United States are elected. They are local prosecutors, responsible for the daily business of deciding whom to charge and with what in ordinary criminal matters. Electing them is a mixed bag, as it always is. That can make them highly responsive to their constituents, as they mostly…

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Sean Hannity, Good Christian

William B. Turner If you wanted a crystal clear example of how devoid Christianity is of moral relevance to our world, look no further than this tweet from none other than Fox News personality Sean Hannity.  Hannity, as a public face of Fox News, is a shining example of Christianity as it is in the…

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