Donald Trump in the Cabinet Room at the White House, Washington, U.S., November 22, 2019. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Trump Keeps Losing


When Trump goes into one of these Twitter frenzies, touting conspiracy theories (Scarborough, China), lying about nonsense (Obamagate) and retweeting videos where the speaker says, “The only good Democrat is a dead Democrat,” when he does this it’s imperative you look to see what’s really going on, because those tweets are mostly distractions. Well, the…

Shawn O'Shea-Grantham was arrested in 2016 for a decade-long pattern of sexual abuse against children. (ADN archive)

Tales from Wasilla: Shawn O’Shea-Grantham


Even by the sometimes bizarre standards of Wasilla, Shawn O’Shea-Grantham was a very strange person. O’Shea-Grantham comes to mind because she died last week, back in prison for violating the conditions of her probation. She was proof, if we needed it, that sexual abuse isn’t always committed by men. In her sick world, she thought…

Department of Modest Victories: Trump Loses Again


Donald Trump is obsessed with undocumented immigrants to the United States. Egged on my the various scumbags he has surrounded himself with, he has repeatedly staked out extreme positions, even anti-Republican positions, in his effort to act out his obsession. One example would be his reaction to sanctuary cities. A sanctuary city is one that…

Propaganda from an ADL-Listed Hate Group

Always Consider the Source


One of WC’s friends posted this on Facebook recently and it turned up in WC’s feed: The giveaway on this piece of propaganda is in the lower right hand corner. Turning Point USA is an “Alt-lite” right wing ultra-conservative group that targets college students and young adults. It has ties to the far right and…

It's just common sense

Dealing with the Quarantine: Beyond Estate Planning


WC has mentioned before that his good friend, Ken Philip, died suddenly and unexpectedly, naming WC as his executor/personal representative. Ken left a will, but it was almost 20 years old and largely unhelpful. More importantly, much of Ken’s life was stored on computers. And the passwords for those computers were, for the most part,…