Television is like crack and heroin mixed together … especially during election season. And that brings us to the real reason for this scree; on election day america is going to get fucked … NO MATTER WHO WINS.
How does a “realist” come to believe the US — a dictatorship of money, with a sub-banana republic voting system — is a democratic republic?
OPTIONS Time to move on Despite my best efforts Considering the wreckage I leave behind, Is it better to Be forgiven Or just forgotten? FINAL THOUGHTS High on the Hardangervidda plateau Three hundred and twenty-three reindeer huddled Against the maddening rain when lightning speared Into the ground and Spread its […]
By: Benjamin Anthony My visit to the Republican National Convention was rather hastily planned, I had missed the deadline to apply for a special press pass and my local newspapers refused to grant me any sort of credibility, leaving me on the outside of the arena with all the protesters. […]
It was one of the greatest feats of misdirection in recent history, while the wizards were keeping some people amused, others in abject fear, and still other groups in shock at the stupidity of it all. With the media fast disappearing up its own arse we were all so busy […]
art by Ralph STEADman The whole Brexit thing has gone to shit. I don’t care which side you’re on, because it’s all going spectacularly wrong in ways that some had not foreseen. I’m English, in my mid 40’s and have been lucky enough to work in a fair few countries, […]
Walking up to the Sacramento Bernie Sanders Rally, I was reminded of the Van’s Warped Tour—the punk-rock summer camp every 13-year -old kid wanted to attend in the early-to-mid 2000’s until it became as played-out as Coachella. This is not your average political rally. I’ve been here for nearly an […]
This Whole Election is a Goddamn Farce by Dr. Bones “When a journalist turns into a politics junkie he will sooner or later start raving and babbling in print about things that only a person who has Been There can possibly understand.”—Hunter S. Thompson Between the Republican debates and […]
I’ve got this ache today. It’s the sinking feeling that I’m a forgotten cog in a well-oiled machine, or just that I’ve been had. Is there anybody else who wants out? Outside at night where I live in an ordinary middle class suburb, the whole street is dark except […]
By William J Mullen November 22, The Hills of New Hampshire I have learned how to gauge what comes out of people’s mouths not by how they look, or talk, but rather on what their intent is. What is the basis of intent in an individual? I’ve met some […]