A Storm Is Brewing

A Storm Is Brewing

The vile, graphic, hate-filled posts and comments from everyday people, celebrities, media persons and trolls are scaring me. Have you noticed a change? I have.  A storm is brewing. The tensions, anger and outright incivility has been increasing over the past few...
Demonizing Historical Figures

Demonizing Historical Figures

“Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.” ~Christopher Columbus I don’t know where the trend started, maybe because they dumbed down history for little kids, but somehow we came to see historical figures as pristine people on pedestals, comic book...
Baker vs. Gay Couple

Baker vs. Gay Couple

The Supreme Court on a 7-2 ruling found that a Christian baker had the religious right to not bake a wedding cake for a gay couple. I could dissect this issue to death–uh, that would be vivisection, though, yes?–but since everyone else is doing that,...

Samantha Bee: A Thought On Bullying

We all remember those girls. You know, the ones who whispered behind our backs, or outright called us names. Individually, they were spiteful. In a pack, they were horrific. Yesterday, Samantha Bee called Ivanka Trump a derogatory female slur. Personally, I found it...