Conspiracy Fever

Conspiracy_FeverGigantic conspiracy plots lost their shine for me a long time ago. When I was much younger, I used to read about the plot to kill JFK and that took years to get over completely, because so many people believe in the plot.

Lucky for me I got to see firsthand how well government conspiracies work when I watched the Watergate Hearings on live television.

They just don’t work out.

‘Conspiracy Fever’

Good Guys Without Guns

nflThose of you who know me are well aware of two things: I believe that guns serve only to endanger the lives of innocent Americans.

And you also know that I do not care for many decisions the NFL makes, like the one Roger Goodell made concerning my beloved New Orleans Saints last season for absolutely no reason.

But I’m rethinking my attitude. Because my two biggest peeves have converged, guns and professional football. Listen to ‘Good Guys Without Guns’

Overthrow Tuesday

Overthrow_TuesdayTomorrow is the day! Yay! Tuesday is the day that the “patriots” on the extreme right “get their country back.” It was bound to happen, what with all of these religious patriots with guns running around playing politics to cover up for their sense of entitlement, their cowardice, their abject selfishness and their bigotry against everyone else.

The day of the revolution is nigh! Get ready for ‘Overthrow Tuesday’

Some Call It Crazy

Some_Call_ It_CrazySo I actually read an article in Psychology Today, just so I can define the crap we constantly hear from conservatives. One phrase stood out: “delusional disorder.” I really had no idea how complicated this stuff was. But in an attempt to explain what we are dealing with the research has proven to be well worth the effort. And I will present my case forthwith on today’s show with ‘Some Call It Crazy’

Flight of the Wacko Birds

Flight_of_the_Wacko_BirdsSome of the common threads between what appears to be political and what does not are anger, odd or extreme behavior and abject ignorance. Thanks to these oddities of our culture, we now know that their collective body has a name. Let’s just call it the ‘Flight of the Wacko Birds’