Tag: Donald Trump

Good news, bad news

I’ve got good news and bad news for you, folks.

The bad news: It doesn’t matter who you vote for, or even if you vote at all.

The good news: It……


Round three of the deplorable debates

Life experience and bearing witness to the absurdities and atrocities that plague our modern world have gone a long way toward eradicating the pernicious idealism of my youth. Yet, I still long for the Socratic utopian ideal of the “Philosopher King.”

Plato tells us Socrates claimed “the way to bring about a……


On the Trump-Clinton debate

Tonight’s presidential debate was the first I ever actually watched. Although I missed the initial 15-20 minutes, I stuck with it until the end. Admittedly, it wasn’t easy. I found myself looking away from the screen and just listening, because both of their faces are so damn hard to look at for any……


The system is working just fine

Given that the U.S. election in November looks like it will be between Clinton and Trump, it is time for Americans to demand a third ballot option: none of the above.

It really says something about the gullibility and ignorance of the American people that, once again, they are being offered two……