Monthly Archives: September 2012

2012: A Space Idiocy

2012:  A Space Idiocy This week’s post is lovingly dedicated to Bev, who thinks my posts aren’t fun enough.  Have fun, Bev! Scene:  Aboard the spaceship Discovery, in orbit around the planet Jupiter.  The crew Commander is Dave Bowman, and … Continue reading

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Wealth and Inequality

Wealth and Inequality    This week’s post is dedicated to the Occupiers, and to all others who thirst for social and economic justice.     On this day a year ago, an assembly of people calling themselves Occupy Wall Street gathered at … Continue reading

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If I Were the President

If I Were the President     If I had been elected as the first black President of the United States, there are some things I would have done differently.  Many, many things.     After inauguration, the first order of business is always … Continue reading

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Labor’s Memorial Day

Labor’s Memorial Day Each Memorial Day we pay tribute to those who fought and died to defend what used to be our democracy. On this Labor Day we should do the same for those who fought and died for the … Continue reading

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