Category Archives: On Politics

Donald Trump — A True Vulcan

“In an insane world, it is the sane man who must appear insane.” — Commander Spock,  USS Enterprise NCC-1701 “Is It Time to Call Trump Mentally Ill?”  — New York Times Feb. 17, 2017 Trump cheats. Doesn’t he realize when … Continue reading

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Democracy vs. Liberty

With the inauguration of President Donald Trump, the talking hairdos and empty suits in the main stream media’s punditry class broke into a sweat with a collective case of the vapors. Sizing up Trump as the Prince of Perdition, their … Continue reading

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The 2016 Quo Vadis? Satan’s Stool Sample Award Goes to . . .

It’s here. You waited all year, the excitement building, the anticipation nearing fever pitch, the speculation non-stop.  Who is the winner of this year’s The Quo Vadis? Satan’s Stool Sample Award, a recognition of a person so obnoxious, so vile, … Continue reading

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Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt, Lincoln, Carlos Danger and Senator Scumbag

A quarter-century from now, on the first Monday in March, school children will have the day off.  Mail will not be delivered.  Banks will be closed. Washington, D.C. will be a ghost town. The first Monday in March will be … Continue reading

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Putin’s Strategy: Elementary My Dear Watson

Doctor Watson picked at the last bit of fish and chips stuck in his incisors. He straightened his afternoon edition of The Sun and sighed. “Manchester United lost again to Barcelona.  Damn that Lissi.” Professor Sherlock Holmes remained silent, never … Continue reading

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Aquinas Deplorable

In the 1930’s, my uncle, Father Michael Nardone, was among a small group of priests newly arrived from Italy establishing a seminary in Maryland. One night, the Klu Klux Klan came looking for them and set fire to a cross … Continue reading

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Quo Vadis?

Many believe in the virtue of taxation.  Inexplicably they often justify this insanity by pointing to St. Matthew’s Gospel where Jesus opines about taxation giving it his blessing by saying, “ . . . Give unto Caesar what is Caesar’s … Continue reading

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