Category Archives: Other media

Books, movies, television

Friendships and non-friends


I continue to watch what is going on in this country, and in the world, under the trumpeter’s agenda. So I want to say once and for all. I am 76 years of age. I have been involved in politics … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Crime, Economics, Equality, Family, Finance, Foreign Affairs, Freedom, Friends, Gay Rights, global warming, Health, Homelessness, Medicine, Mental health, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, Religious, States Rights, Voting Rights, War, weather, Women's Rights | Leave a comment

War


We are headed into a new war. Like many of you, I have been following what is going on in the US and around the world very closely. I have been a bit obsessed with World War II, and watching … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign Affairs, Freedom, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, War | Leave a comment

There is no God


WOW, did I ever have an epiphany this afternoon. I was sleeping so deeply, and as has happened before, I was dreaming about NASCAR. I do that a lot. I woke up about 2:45, and got up to go to … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Crime, Equality, Family, Foreign Affairs, Freedom, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, Religious, War | Leave a comment

Why this can never be a perfect world, for anyone


I have been reading nothing but science fiction these days because there is so much out there from 50-70 years ago that is speculative sf about the future of humankind. Here are some of the things I have picked up … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, Science fiction | Leave a comment

Life under reality


What have I been doing since I last wrote here?  I’ve watched the TCM 31 days of Oscar, and saw many films that I never saw.  Lots of old black and whites from the 30s and 40s, as well as … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, Friends, Medicine, Mental health, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, Science fiction | Leave a comment

A new year has begun


Frustration over the past political fuck-up has passed, and yesterday, January 3, 2017, I got back to MSNBC to find out what was happening on the first day of the first session of 2017.  I came away with a couple … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics | Leave a comment

Protests


I have been reading a large number of people who planned to join the million women march on Facebook.  I am also now reading a number of posts from people who apparently are believing that Donald Trump can really close … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Equality, Foreign Affairs, Freedom, Friends, Gay Rights, Homelessness, Mental health, Other media, personal thoughts, Politics, Voting Rights, Women's Rights | Leave a comment