Category Archives: Opinion

Personal opinions

Correcting those Congressional Memes

Look, I’m not defending Congress. There are a bunch of liars and crooks in it that benefit themselves and their cronies more than they do the voting populous that elect them, the taxpayers they are supported by, or the citizens … Continue reading

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Can you hear me, can you see me?

A few years back, around the point where my elder padawan began to really recognize things around them in terms of connecting sights and sounds I began watching television with closed captions on. I’d read something around then about how … Continue reading

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Capital Chaos: is Backstrom a Hall of Famer

Question posed on the Japer’s Rink comments this week was in regards to individual hall of fame worthiness. With all the talk about the records Ovi is likely to set over the course of the season it’s easy to forget … Continue reading

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Furthering why I don’t support the Skins

Personally, I have so many problems with the National Football League in general, such as how it continues to fumble the issue of domestic violence, how it underthrows its support for player health by downplaying the effects of CTE and … Continue reading

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Debunking Huckester Huckabee’s hack of skateboarder deaths

It really hurts my brain to listen to conservative pundits like Mike Huckabee attempt to engage in social issue conversations. In the old days, conservatives and liberals generally agreed on the existence of problem but disagreed on the policy tactics … Continue reading

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Ovechkin Watch: the 2019-2020 season milestones

It doesn’t matter if you are a fan of Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals or not, this season if you are a hockey fan or have any respect for sports achievements you are going to want to watch what … Continue reading

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Eighteen

Every year it feels a little different. Different memories are triggered. Different emotions bubble to the top. Different responses to the day occur. It doesn’t get easier. Or, better. Nor has it gotten more difficult. Or, worse. But, it is … Continue reading

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