Losing It

Losing It

I couldn’t find my effing pills and now I’m in the ICU. I always keep them right next to my bed. On the nightstand. Yeah, it’s a little messy, but I never had trouble locating them before. So last night, I went to sleep and then woke up in the middle of the...
Her Travelogue

Her Travelogue

It’s not like she never traveled. She’d been to Narnia. She’d strolled the yellow brick road of Oz to the Emerald City. She’d been to London multiple times, crashing at 221b Baker Street. She’d even dined at the restaurant at the end of the universe. Still, over the...
The Usual Boiling Frog

The Usual Boiling Frog

This was not a stupid frog. He knew the water was boiling. He was smarter than a whole bunch of people, which, for a frog, is impressive. There are millions of people too stupid to realize that. And yet he continued to sit in the pot of water, occasionally hopping out...
Medicare for America vs. Medicare for All

Medicare for America vs. Medicare for All

Medicare for America is a bill introduced in December 2018 by Democratic Representatives Rosa DeLauro and Jan Schakowsky. https://delauro.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/delauro-schakowsky-introduce-medicare-america The healthcare proposal is based on a plan...
Hey Zeus

Hey Zeus

Look at the little heathen baby. He speaks Spanish, but right now all he does is cry. Well, too bad. He shouldn’t have come into the country illegally. His parents, you know, “the invaders,” are being held somewhere else. I don’t know where. Who the hell cares? You...