TRUMP: Aging White’s Last Gasp — “End Times” fans signed on for Armageddon then found an alternative reality presidential candidate

(Photo YouTube) #Nostalgia for the lost era of white male boomer control created the Trump candidacy. Now it’s killing it. It is death by the weight of lies colliding with truth. America is going to hell, Trump claimed. The problem is that actually America is in great shape. Deal with it. #Writing in Salon ("Donald Trump Is the Right-wing, Aging White Boomers' Last Gasp: The Future May Look Brighter") David Masciotra notes that: The United States currently has the highest standard o … [Read more...]

“TRUMP SEEKS REFUGE IN ECUADORIAN LONDON EMBASSY AND IS SHARING ROOM WITH JULIAN ASSANGE”… and other fantasy headlines my Facebook Family and I came up with

  (New Jersey monthly Photo/YouTube)Frank Schaeffer Published by Facebook Mentions · 20 hrs ·FANTASY TRUMP HEADLINES I’D LOVE TO SEE IN 2017 (Read mine then please add your own…) TRUMP SEEKS REFUGE IN ECUADORIAN LONDON EMBASSY AND IS SHARING ROOM WITH JULIAN ASSANGEGUINNESS BOOK OF RECORDS AWARDS TRUMP WITH “MOST LIES EVER TOLD” LISTING IVANKA COMES CLEAN AS TO WHAT HER DADDY REALLY DID TO HER AS A CHILD RESIDENTS FLEE TRUMP PROPERTIES LEAVI … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss This! WATCH Tom Hanks Give Nervous TRUMPED America The Pre-Election “Dad” Talk We All Needed Needs On ‘SNL’

(Photo YouTube) TOM HANKS -- “America’s Dad” sat down with us for a quiet pep talk on “Saturday Night Live.” “America is feeling a little nervous these days,” said Hanks. “And I’m a responsible father, so I thought maybe it’s time we had a little chat.” WATCH``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````P.S. If you want to know a little more about where I'm coming from and my perspective on politics, religion and the intersection of fait … [Read more...]

Once in a While my Friend Rachel Maddow hits One Out of the Park: Want to Know Just How Sick and Sloppy FOX News and the Right Wing Myth Machine Is in Its “Journalism”? WATCH RACHEL DESTROY THEM WITH ONE STORY

(Photo YouTube)I've been on the Rachel Maddow show many times but this show without me is the one to watch... explains a lot about the lies right wing media tell, and just how perverse and real the intersection between racism and the right is, and what made Trump's rise possible...Trump's racism is no aberration but "mainstream" as this show proves in another context. Maddow on Posse Comitatus, "sovereign citizens", Jim Crow, FOX News, Right Wing Media racists filth, the … [Read more...]

I think it is time we talk to our “enemies” when we can… When Trump is gone, what’s left? We have to rebuild… so I’m starting a new blog with a self-described redneck evangelical (Luke Moon). We plan to act as if we can get along and have a rational discussion about life, faith and politics. Here’s our first joint effort. I hope you follow us.

I think it is time we talk to our “enemies” when we can… When Trump is gone, what's left? We have to rebuild... so I’m starting a new Patheos blog with a self-described redneck evangelical (Luke Moon). We plan to act as if we can get along and have a rational discussion about life, faith and politics. Here’s our first joint effort. I hope you follow us. READ HERE``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````P.S. If you want to know a little more about … [Read more...]

POST 3RD DEBATE HERE IS ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TRUMP AND HIS FOLLOWERS: TRUMP WON’T ACCEPT THE ELECTION RESULT AND SO TRUMP’S PASSED FROM MERELY BEING HORRIBLE TO TREASONOUS

(photo YouTube) Putin is waging a global campaign to discredit the very idea of democracy. "Trump has joined his cause," (as Jonathan Chait noted in New York magazine). The debate culminated in Trump refusing to pledge that he would accept the outcome of the election – a statement of disloyalty to the American system of government without precedent since 1860, when Southern Democrats vowed to leave the union if the Republican Party prevailed. Post-debate anyone still voting for Tr … [Read more...]

Imagine if God answered these Christian prayers about abortion…?

(Photo YouTube)"For those who would like to see fewer abortions, perhaps it’s time for prayers of a different sort," writes Valerie Tarico in AlterNet. Tarico then makes 7 suggestions in her article: "The Peculiar Role Prayer Plays for the Christian Right in Its Crusade to Make Abortion Illegal."Tarico's list brings up an interesting point not just about the politics and the hypocrisy of the religious right, but about the odd Christian belief that human justice must somehow balance G … [Read more...]

One Picture Says It All: Here’s the Real Trump “Legacy”

(a gun ad that ran in the Las Vegas Review-Journal photo Twitter)“I got three words for you: Cabbage Patch dolls,” Cameron Hopkins, owner of local gun store Westside Armory, replied when HuffPost asked why he believed the price of guns would go up if Clinton becomes president. “Do you remember when all the kids wanted Cabbage Patch dolls? And it was Christmas time and all the toy stores were running out of Cabbage Patch dolls? So what do you think happened to the price of Cabbage Patch d … [Read more...]