Fabric of our Lives

Kind of riffing on my post “Any Different” from the other day; was startled to consider that the president thinks this is true: Here in America, Islam has been woven into the fabric of our country since its founding. While I was struggling to remember how Islam was woven into… Continue reading

Somebody’s Watching Me

Like Joseph Heller said in Catch-22; “Just because your paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you!” I mean really! News breaks that the IRS is targeting ‘Conservative’ groups applying for tax-exempt status with extra inquiry – including additional (burdensome) questionnaires,  (improper nee illegal)requests for donor lists and even possible denial… Continue reading

Shared Sacrifice?

Yesterday the president gave a speech in which he said “we must all share in the sacrifice.”  His reference was to the “rich” paying their “fair share” of the taxes (when in fact, they already pay more than their fair share.)   Well, Dear Leader, I’d like to thank you… Continue reading