Category Archives: rage against the machine


Today’s wordnik “word of the day” is morology.

Leading to:

I might watch the State of the Union address this Tuesday. I’ve rarely done that since Nixon.

investigative journalist robert parry died saturday

Born June 24, 1949 – died January 27, 2018.

I admired him greatly. He is one of the great ones. Since 1995, his website has been an Internet beacon.

From an e-mail I got from the site today:

Robert Parry, editor and publisher of, died peacefully Saturday evening. In this tribute, his son Nat Parry describes Robert’s unwavering commitment to independent journalism.

His Wikipedia page:


The ones under duress, I just make ’em my faves.


the perfect christmas gift

The perfect Christmas gift?  A book by Sarah Palin about Christmas.  I feel closer to God already!  :-p  I would indeed shout “Oh God!” if someone gave it to me.  Now, if I could just get that Ronald Reagan autobiography…

This article by Barry Lynn (Americans United) about her book made me chuckle.

season’s greetings – happy holidays

Just ramping up for my own little War on Christmas.   😈