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A Reluctant Farewell

It’s been brought to my attention, by people who love me, that I’ve developed an unhealthy obsession with the political troubles befalling the USA … specifically the corruption of the Trump Administration. And since I love and trust these people, I will abide … Continue reading

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Trump is Not Normal

We’re Already Starting to Normalize Donald Trump Alarmingly, over the past few weeks, I’ve read a growing number of opinion pieces promoting right-wing and tough-minded ideas, like why sympathy and empathy are not such good traits, or why referring to scientific facts in an argument … Continue reading

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Another Perspective

It’s easy to dismiss Trump’s supporters as racists, misogynists, gay bashers, and shit disturbers. And, sure, there’s probably a lot who are. After all, his campaign was filled with hate-filled rhetoric that would have appealed to that type of voter. … Continue reading

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The New Normal

The president of the United States has traditionally been a man to look up to and admire. For impressionable children, to everyday citizens, to future politicians who aspire to public office, the president establishes the emotional tone for the nation. If so, then Donald … Continue reading

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God Help America!

It’s often said “Be careful what you wish for, because you might get it.” Well, clearly enough Americans wished for radical change, and they got it. In spades! Donald Trump is now the president elect, and will walk into the Oval … Continue reading

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The Power of Engineering

I’ve been an Engineer for over 40 years. Wow, has it been that long? It’s what I do and it’s what I’ve done throughout my adult life. So I guess I’ve gotten to that point where I just take it for granted. … Continue reading

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Before it’s Too Late

This US federal election has already turned into one for the books. Never before has the national psyche been so polarized that it threatens the future well-being of the nation. Surprisingly, the split has not simply been down the middle as one might have expected… not … Continue reading

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