Archive for July, 2015

Our Government’s Orwellian Hamlet, a Play With “No Speak”

Our Government’s Orwellian Hamlet, a Play With “No Speak”

[ 1 ] July 22, 2015 |

The federal government recently spent almost $100,000 dollars to help the “Synetic Theatre” In Washington D.C., run by a husband-and-wife team from Soviet Georgia, produce a silent version of Shakespeare’s Hamlet. The muted play offers grotesque grunts and abstract dance moves. According to reviewer James Bovard, viewers can only distinguish the good guys from the bad guys, by […]

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The South’s War Against a Generic America!

The South’s War Against a Generic America!

[ 6 ] July 17, 2015 |

I grew up in a small town north of Boston in the Fifties and Sixties. My friends were the children of Spics, Pollacks, Micks, Crackers, Yanks, Rebels, White Trash, Rednecks, Wasps, Kike’s, Boogies, Japs, Redskins, Krauts, and Guineas. It was a melting pot where heavy Celtic crosses, Italian solid-gold horns and the Jewish Chai, adorned […]

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If We Only Had a Brain!

If We Only Had a Brain!

[ 2 ] July 13, 2015 |

Amateur photographer Phoo Chan was “at the right place at the right time,” and fortuitously took the above photo of an American Crow riding an American Bald Eagle in the skies over Seabeck, Washington. The crow is shown “mobbing” the much larger eagle, an instinctive act to warn the predator to stay away from its nearby nest of […]

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The Luck of the Irish May Have Run Out

The Luck of the Irish May Have Run Out

[ 3 ] July 2, 2015 |

On May 23, 2015, Ireland officially became the first country to adopt same sex marriage by popular vote. The referendum, backed by a landslide, marked a dramatic shift in a country where roughly 85% are Catholic, a country that only decriminalized homosexuality two decades ago and massively backed bans on abortion and divorce in the […]

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