Taking a Knee

I cannot understand the anger being directed at Colin Kaepernick and his decision not to stand during the national anthem at a football game. Why the anger? Why the vehemence? Why the assumption that it is an affront to the men and women of the armed services?Continue reading “Taking a Knee”

The internet is full of facts

The most ironic thing about all the misinformation that is passed around on social media is the fact that the very technology that allows you to share ideas at the touch of a button also allows you to access virtually all the information known to mankind.Continue reading “The internet is full of facts”

Let’s Talk Politics

I like Ellen Degeneres. She’s hilarious. And what I know of her social views and her advocacy for LGBT rights and a host of other things I generally agree with. But when I saw this clip from her show in April 2016, I was very disappointed, because she gets it totally wrong. Continue reading “Let’s Talk Politics”