Category Archives: Strictly for bitter laughter

How crazy is our world? G&S crazy

While I’ve been writing about Jo Rae Perkins, Trump, conspiracies, insanity, i.e., our current politics, I’ve been listening to Gilbert & Sullivan’s “The Gondoliers.” I know a fine group of their operettas very well. I grew up with some of … Continue reading

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If you’re considering opening a restaurant….

…and are thinking about a name for it…. have some rigor in the choice, please. I was listening to a piece of nice music playing on my TV-radio station called Music Choice (I have a lot to say about them … Continue reading

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Trump’s armed boys: malevolence tempered by incompetence. Again and always

Early on, my cousin, Ben Wittes, came up with “malevolence tempered by incompetence,” to describe the Trump administration, and Trump himself. As we view videos and news coverage of overweight masked white men garbed in “uniforms” which apparently have some … Continue reading

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