A better metaphor

Three months ago I mentioned a reporter who opined that a dumpster fire was the perfect metaphor for the year 2020. And I agreed with him. Until I saw this […]

About those mail-in ballots

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” While the Postal Service has no official motto, the […]

Those silly Katmai bears

Here they are again, those brown bears that catch salmon at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park, Alaska. They sit there casually above the falls or below while fish practically […]

Look out, Donald, here they come!

Well, Joe Biden’s out of his basement, and Kamala Harris is with him. Donald Trump had better watch out because neither of them is to be trifled with. Yours truly […]

The sun also rises

Estes Park photographer Erik Stensland probably isn’t thinking about politics when he’s in Colorado’s high country capturing images like this. After all, when you’re in the mountains, they fill your […]

Can we please just skip the rest of 2020?

I’m not the only one who saw the first videos from Beirut Tuesday and immediately thought “nuke.” But the thought passed as quickly as the mushroom-shaped cloud itself — unlike […]

Kanye West

Kanye gets on Colorado ballot

Well, isn’t this special. Kanye West is following through on his threat/promise to run for US president. And here in Colorado, he’s made it onto the ballot as an Unaffiliated […]

It’s back! ‘Vote Him Away #2’

YouTube’s hugely popular “Vote Him Away (The Liar Tweets Tonight)” is back with all new lyrics and video. Enjoy! Copious kudos to Roy Zimmerman and The ReZisters featuring Peggy Seeger, […]