The Jimmy Stewart Rule

By David Glenn Cox I suppose that it is much like Watergate or any other political conspiracy. The more you shake the tree, the more the fruit begins to fall.…

The Man Who Dared

By David Glenn Cox The curtain rises on the last act. The audience is hushed as the house lights go down. It’s pure theater; the point in the story were…

In a Pig’s Eye

By David Glenn Cox I read a lot, go through Reddit Politics with a fine-tooth comb. Waiting for some oddity or weirdness to jump out at me and usually it…

What a Nice Man

By David Glenn Cox It falls like the gentle rain from heaven almost unnoticed. Warning us of a deluge headed this way. Not a premonition or prognostication, but history. Garbage…

All But He Departed

By David Glenn Cox A New Mexican official has issues over confirming the primary vote count, because Dominion voting machines are involved. Like when we were kids in school. And…

And So, Here We Are

By David Glenn Cox I’m going to have to disagree with Joe Biden here. He says that we need two more Senators when we don’t. We need twenty more Senators!…

Friday Fun Facts

By David Glenn Cox  Friday fun facts, because sometimes this stuff it too much for me too. I think I’d be more outraged, if I didn’t have to listen to…

Strawberry Fields

By David Glenn Cox I’m often surprised that, despite the volume of Republican complaint and invective. At the inaccuracy or inefficiency of Republican propaganda. It’s always centers on some hot…

 No Man is an Island

By David Glenn Cox June 6th, the quasi-world day of remembrance, the longest day. When reality had velvet ropes around it and American’s cooperated with each other. Only now, is…

Blow the Last Bridge

By David Glenn Cox It has been suggested that rather than subpoena Twump advisor Peter Navarro. We simply invite him on MSNBC and allow him to talk. His appearances seem…

Absence of Meaning

BY David Glenn Cox I’m so glad Rod Serling is dead. I’d hate for him to suffer from the surrealism of this modern day. The senselessness, without any intellect, almost…

The World as it Sits

By David Glenn Cox I get irritated sometimes when I see a series of coincidences. The same story repeated by editors with the same angle, released within hours of each…

Into the Black

By David Glenn Cox Also not in the news today, Donald Twump made a statement. A sign of improving times everywhere, because few noticed. Twumpy not to disappoint stalwarts, makes…

You Really Need a Gun

By David Glenn Cox If you thought the Texas SWAT team was useless, get a load of the Republicans. Hidden, MIA, too busy to go on TV and talk about…

Planet Catskills

By David Glenn Cox Sure, it can get depressing sometimes living on a doomed little dirty planet on the poor side of the universe. But we have diamonds at our…

The “Um” People

By David Glenn Cox CONFIRMED: It’s official, Donald Twump declared unelectable by Republican Party officials. It’s not news that Twump is unelectable, but it’s news that they will now so…

Your Republican World

By David Glenn Cox An age of terror and bad popular music. A failed state with no explanation, head held in sorrow. They’re real sorry it happened (as always) but…

Dickmobile Rides

By David Glenn Cox It was Mother Theresa who said it, so forgive me. But it’s the broken crock rule, even an old broken crock can be right sometimes. When…

Workers of the World Unite!

By David Glenn Cox He who plays parlor games betting his head, probably won’t live to see the quickening. We’re gonna hang Jeff Davis from the sour apple tree. It’s…

Magic Real, Court Affirms

By David Glenn Cox It is to be expected but not to be tolerated. Planted news stories of imagined importance for some reason for someone. News Flash: Ralph Cramden was…

Revenge of the Nerd

By David Glenn Cox I wasn’t surprised by the defeat of young Madison Cawthorn in his primary election. If you ever wondered where the edge of the Republican Party universe…

Incompetent

By David Glenn Cox It is a most unique story; despite war’s wearing a well-worn path. Napoleon’s men abandoned valuable cannon and shot after retreating from Moscow due to hunger…

The Artillery of Oppression

By David Glenn Cox Imagine a hypothetical scenario. You’re standing in a US immigration court about to go before the judge to tell your story seeking asylum. As you wait,…

Fordlandia!

By David Glenn Cox In 1920, a poll listed Henry Ford as one of the greatest humans ever to have lived, behind Jesus and Napoleon. It is a sad trait…

What are We Burning Tonight?

By David Glenn Cox It just gets curiouser and curiouser, here in the age of the orange darkness. Like a horrible plague wrenching society apart with the madness of the…

A Dead-End Street

By David Glenn Cox It boggles the mind, and the only word that fits is insanity. Unfortunately, in our day and time, the word is chronically overused. Rarely inaccurately, but…

From the Street Corner

By David Glenn Cox Someday in Maine maybe, they’ll put up a statue to Susan Collins, and the inscription will read; “She only lied when she had to.” Or maybe,…

Only Second Best

By David Glenn Cox Always listen to what your enemy is telling you. The Victory Parade in Moscow was much subdued, humble and austere this year. (And here comes the…

What Servitude Dude?

By David Glenn Cox If you think a pig getting a pen & pencil set for a High School graduation gift is funny, you like absurdist humor. The old TV…

One Bible Fits All

By David Glenn Cox There is only one reason reproductive rights are an issue of public debate and tearful fundraising church appeals. And to me at least, that’s almost the…

The Grand Illusion

By David Glenn Cox It’s a moment in time. A time to take photographs as the Hindenburg approaches the mooring mast. The Grand Finale of the Reagan revolution with a…

There’s Just No Limit

By David Glenn Cox Clarence Thomas fears Americans could be losing respect for their institutions due to “Cancel Culture.” If irony could kill, someone had better call the paramedics. Bernie…

You Can’t Steal a Landslide

By David Glenn Cox It gets depressing sometimes I know, but don’t let get to you. If you weren’t worried about this, you’d be worried about something else. Because worry…

The Devil’s Goal

By David Glenn Cox It is the very reason that I try to always avoid the mainstream media. I was running on the treadmill and couldn’t hear what was on…

Like My Mother Said

By David Glenn Cox There is no such thing as a leak at the Supreme Court. As my mother used to tell me, “Don’t be stupid.” This was only a…

A Universal Human Constant

By David Glenn Cox I want to repeat something I said a few months back because I’m vain and narcissistic. That feeling that you get when you throw your hand…

Beat It!

By David Glenn Cox I am reminded of the Billy Joel hit, “We Didn’t Start the Fire.” Because we didn’t, but we know who did. Think tangerine in a blonde…

The Wandering Eye

By David Glenn Cox An eccentric orbit can only become more eccentric. It is immune to criticism or critique, and its speed comes primarily from the heat of its eccentricity.…

That Should Be Enough

By David Glenn Cox There is irony that in the states most concerned about children reading dirty books or being exposed to “Naughty Ideas” in the library. That those are…