I know it’s been a while, but after a great election, I really wanted to think hard and make sure this blog lives up to its name. …


If you’re not sick of this shit, I wonder where you’re living. Politics in the United States of America has become a joke, and it’s not entirely about Donald Trump. …


Alright… suppose we get exactly what we want and Trump gets his ass handed to him on November 3, and his last full day is scheduled for January 19, 2021? After he’s gone, then what? …


I have to admit, I have blown it with this blog. Part of it is just a lack of vision. …


I have been told by many recently that I should have respect for “President” Donald Trump. My response has always been the same; I respect the office, and I’ll show respect for Trump when he starts showing respect for the office; at least enough to want to be a good…


I have been involved with electoral politics at some level since 1972, when I was just 14 years old. And I used to look forward to it. …


If there is one thing the professional left loves more than anything is to craft some sort of far-fetched way in which we “progressives” can win and positing that as a “do or die” performance point, n matter how insane it is.

Take the perennial (quadrennial?) “safe state” theory, in…


There are so many otherwise intelligent liberals expressing concern that, if Trump loses the election 43 days from now, he won’t relinquish control and will try to stay president.

I’m sorry, but such a belief is nothing but insane. According to federal law, the current “president’s” term ends at noon…


I know many people will hate the title of this column because they can’t think of anything positive about the fact that Donald Trump was elected President. I understand that, and ask you to bare with me as I explain why I think four years of Trump will ultimately be…


There is a built-in problem with democracy, and it has to do with who gets to vote. Ot, at least, who should get to vote, which is everyone.

Under the best of circumstances, a lot of truly idiotic people get to cast a vote, and we wouldn’t have it any…

Milt Shook

I know what I’m talking about.

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