they’re keeping it open

And, really, who cares? Do you? I don’t. Frankly, I’d rather see DC bulldozed and replaced with a wind farm. Or a Taco Bell. Or tumbleweeds. This government — with the very notable exception of career civil servants who continue to serve this country with honor and dignity — is a sewer. Noxious effluence is … Continue reading they’re keeping it open

the truth about retirement planning

Financial experts advise you to prepare for 18 years of retirement, at a minimum. They suggest you plan accordingly, financially- speaking. So I sat myself down, did some quick calculating, crunched the numbers and, voilá, I’m reasonably confident I’ll make it to lunch. The shocker is, I’m okay with that. A lavish lifestyle as a geezer … Continue reading the truth about retirement planning

a note to the senate gop

I, too, will persist. I'll call a racist a racist. I’ll yell fire when there’s fire. I’ll call elected government officials spineless toadies and the President a dangerously vacant kleptocrat. I'm allowed to do that. You see, this isn’t one of Trump’s gaudy, over-decorated properties. This is America; the Constitution makes the rules. Not him … Continue reading a note to the senate gop

let’s see a show of hands

Who's surprised? Illinois, a state whose sole purpose is the support of corrupt, sleazy politicians, has stopped paying its lottery winners. Should those hapless suckers win more than $600, they’ll be presented with a non-negotiable, completely worthless IOU. Suitable for framing. Hey, Illinois is a little short of cash, okay? Maybe the state will pony … Continue reading let’s see a show of hands