Monthly Archives: October 2018

Trump and His Minions Are Playing You for Suckers: “Don’t Be a Sucker”

by Charles S. Garabedian Famous Quote about Human History from George Santayana I work regularly with American prehistory and history in one of my several parallel professions. The foregoing quotation by philosopher George Santayana is true. We teach American history … Continue reading

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Oddballs, Linguistics, and Pop Music

by Charles S. Garabedian Today we take a break from religion, politics, and Trump-inspired domestic terrorism. We all need a break after a full week of it in such highly concentrated form. Let’s have a little bit of fun with … Continue reading

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Jewish Synagogue Shooting in Pittsburgh Today

by Charles S. Garabedian Root Cause of Shooting:  President Donald J. Trump A man with the surname Bowers allegedly walked into a Jewish synagogue today in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The uppermost thing on his mind was killing Jewish people, and he … Continue reading

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Pipe Bomb Suspect Arrested in Florida

by Charles S. Garabedian You probably already know this by now, but in case you have not heard, the FBI just arrested a man who lives in Aventura, Florida. The alleged bomb sender is Cesar Sayoc. He was apparently working … Continue reading

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Quit the Bullshit Fundie Pastors

by Charles S. Garabedian Have you ever visited the website for a Christian fundamentalist or conservative evangelical church?  One thing that annoys the heck out of me is the preacher biography under the About portion of the website—particularly that of … Continue reading

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Why Fundies Swallow Trump’s Lies So Easily and Quickly?

by Charles S. Garabedian President Donald J. Trump is telling more lies—whoppers actually—as we approach Election Day 2018 on November 6th. One of them is an additional 10 percent tax cut for the American people. House Majority Leader Paul Ryan … Continue reading

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Taylor Swift Makes Her Third Big Political Statement

by Charles S. Garabedian Obscure Swift Song, Enormous Crowds, and Why the Trumpites Are Worried (Best Viewed on Full Screen Setting for Maximum Effect) Just like the song says: “Heartbreak is our national anthem.” Taylor Swift, who self- identifies as … Continue reading

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