There are issues in these ironically-named United States — and we literally see the problem every day.
Until enough people decide both political parties are crap, nothing will change the status quo.
The time is near to petition the government for a redress of grievances. Look past the smile-for-the-camera executive order signings and realize the road ahead is not what we, the people, imagined.
The memes, tweets, and Facebook posts are back: #PrayForFill-in-the-Blank. The righteous indignation — from both sides — is in full throat. Meanwhile, people are dying. Every. Day. So much so, it’s become the norm — and we have lost a piece of our humanity with each mass tragedy.
When was our WTF moment? When did we, the people, go off the rails? When did we, the people, become … this intolerable? This ignorant? This downright hateful?
I’m Joe Fan, like a lot of you – good food, cold drinks and sports on the big screen can be a productive weekend. I’m also a guy, like most Joe Fans – and we see sports a lot differently than women fans. Or women reporters. We also see sports a lot differently than other men. Or men reporters.
The second Republican debate was hosted by CNN on Wednesday at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley, California. Of all the bullshit that was spewed, is it any wonder that Alex Trebek muttered “Turd Ferguson” on Jeopardy?