Was Trump Truthful During His Remarks at CPAC?

For those of you who have not investigated Donald J. Trump’s remarks at CPAC, here is a run-down of the veracity of his remarks. Trump:  ‘Had we had a fair election, the results would have been much different.” 63 court cases were either thrown out of court or denied outright. There are always isolated cases […]
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Vaccination for Covid-19 Becomes a 4-month Task

Twenty-three million Americans are now completely vaccinated against Covid-19 and 70 million have had the first (of two) shots. I am among the seventy million who just received the first shot of the Pfizer vaccine, today, at 12:30 p.m., at an HEB grocery store in Austin, Texas. We have been placing ourselves on various lists […]
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Republicans Double-Down on Anti-Immigration Stance

Former Trump administration neo-Nazi and Breitbart spawn Steven Miller has been invited to address GOP members of Congress about the Democratic plan for an 8-year path to citizenship for illegal aliens. This won’t be Miller’s first time trying to stop pro-immigrant legislation. Back when he worked for then-Sen. Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III, Miller “played a […]
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Of Podcasts and Vaccines: Tuesday, Feb. 24th, 2021

Today is Tuesday, February 24th. After 3 months of fruitless search on various computers I managed to get both of us appointments for vaccinations with the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine the old-fashioned way: I called. Believe me, we’ve been trying very hard to use the State of Texas website to sign up, and, as that turned […]
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Texas Tales of Mismanagement on Feb. 21, 2021

Texas Tales:  “Our Government in Texas Failed Us This Week” That quote from a Texas representative Lizzzie Fletcher interviewed on CNN at 2:17 p.m. (CT). Other words of wisdom come from folks like John Bridges, the Executive editor of the Austin American-Statesman. In Texas, the buck doesn’t stop here; it just gets on a plane […]
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Texas in Turmoil: Firsthand from the Front

From this morning’s “Austin American-Statesman,” comes this assessment of our Texas water problem.  We’re here in Austin (TX), experiencing the black-outs and lack of water along with the rest of the state. The cold weather meant below freezing. As a northeast Iowa native, not impressed by the cold part. However, down here, things immediately went […]
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Rush Limbaugh Dies; Leaves Legacy of Hate & Divisiveness

In the wake of Rush Limbaugh’s recent death, “Newsone” compiled a list of some of Limbaugh’s most offensive remarks. A companion piece to these quotes would be the article in the most recent issue of “Rolling Stone.”  He did more than anybody to create the conditions for an ever-more-radical GOP that drove straight around the […]
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“Weekly Wilson” Podcast of Feb. 18th: Ryan Bliss, Writer/Director of “Alice Fades Away”

Some of you may have noticed the movement from politics to film on the blog, of late. It has always been my goal to go among three topics: books, film and politics. In addition, I sometimes convey information about my travels, whether that means Texas or Mexico or Alaska. While it is tempting to bring […]
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When Your Fellow Republicans Try a (Failed) Coup D’Etat, What Next…?

The most recent sign of trouble ahead for the GOP is a serious discussion among dozens of former Republican officials to form a “center-right breakaway party” to go head-to-head with the Republican Party for conservative voters. “More than 120 of them held a Zoom call last Friday to discuss the breakaway group, which would run […]
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“100 Days to Live” Is Chicago-Based Thriller, Now Streaming

  “One Hundred Days to Live” is a first feature from Writer/Director Ravin Gandhi of Chicago, who is the founder and CEO of GMM Nonstick Coating in Chicago. Ravin holds a B.S. in Accounting and Finance from the University of Illinois and an MBA in Entrepreneurial Studies from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. […]
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“Alice Fades Away” Is A Cinematic Vision

Writer/Director Ryan Bliss launches his first full-length feature film “Alice Fades Away” on February 16th, available on iTunes, Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Microsoft, Vuda, Fandago NOW and other On Demand  DVD platforms.  The trailer is truly creepy and that feeling of dread, complete with appropriate images, lighting and music, comes through in the film, […]
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If You Are A Hammer, Everything Looks Like Meat

In the ongoing effort to provide some “lighter side” thoughts, here are a few, courtesy of the Borowitz Report:  Queen Elizabeth offers to re-annex the United States. Ivanka Trump applies to become Joe Biden’s daughter. Obama proposes canceling cable at the White House to get Trump to leave. Dr. Fauci says alcohol may be an […]
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