Even the pessimists got it wrong, revisited — Wibble

The perception, the ‘ideal’ and… the reality. If democracy had teeth, the 1% would be quaking in their boots instead of laughing all the way to the bank. Eight years ago, almost to the day, I reblogged a post by David Robertson that featured the above video, entitled ‘Wealth Inequality in America’. I’ve tried more […]…

dVerse — OLN 281 — Come early

Oh how I wish St. Patrick’s Day came early this year.We could pack dried shamrocks into our pipesand invoke his spirit to return for a special favor.If we asked nicely, would he drive the snake fromthe capitol that sits on a swamp? Maybe, if we promised to be real good and played nice, he would…

Isn’t inciting a riot a crime?

image link The standing orange stain has been whipping his Magates into a frenzy for quite awhile.  The orange stain incited a riot that has threatened the very seat of our government today.  Why hasn’t the stain been contained?  Just heard live NBC news coverage say that his twitter accounts have been suspended.  I read…

Chris Hedges: The Great Delusion — Rise Up Times

“The message of the Biden administration to progressives and left-wing populists is very clear – ‘Drop dead.’” Chris Hedges: The Great Delusion — Rise Up Times Biden is better than the orange stain but far from good.  I wish I could disagree with anything that Chris Hedges is saying, but we need to be vigilant against…

#FF — January 20, 2021

PHOTO PROMPT © Sandra Crook Electoral College declared Biden and Harris winners in December. January 6, Congress confirmed. Today, they’re inaugurated. White House security last week determined by sonar – no rat shows a blip that big – that the exiting POTUS has dug himself a bunker under it and refuses to concede or face…