SHOCKER! Two moderate decent men talking the way we all used to talk about politics—with decency and moderation! Remind yourself of what’s been lost as Mark Shields and David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the death spiral endgame… WATCH

(Photo YouTube) Watch as two moderate decent white men (a dying breed?) talk about the election the way we all used to talk about politics—with decency and moderation. Remember what that was like? Remind yourself of what’s been lost in the Trumped un-American 2016 “election” as Mark Shields and David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the death spiral endgame… WATCH``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````P.S. If you want to know a little more about where I'm co … [Read more...]

The Disinherited: There is a reason that the white American underclass is so out of step with the rest of America: if you live in a pretend world for long enough you snap

(Photo YouTube) There is a reason that the white American underclass is so out of step with the rest of America: if you live in a pretend world for long enough you snap. The white Trump-loving underclass is uneducated. But lack of university education isn't their problem. Their problem is that they live in a fantasy world. That world was concocted by two implacable enemies of fact-based truth: evangelical Christianity and right wing mythology. And when I use the words white underclass I’m not … [Read more...]

New Poll: Four-fifths of white evangelical voters plan to cast their ballots for Donald J. Trump– Goodbye Even a Pretense of Following Jesus

According to the New York Times, four-fifths of white evangelical voters plan to cast their ballots for Donald Trump. After all, according to Dr. Dobson he's a "new" and "born-again" "baby Christian."  Never mind his multiple marriages, hatred of Hispanic evangelicals, black Roman Catholics, everyone that is but white supremacists.White evangelicals thus define themselves as more or less members in good standing of the KKK, according to the poll of religious voters, released on Tuesday by t … [Read more...]

Does Being A WHITE Evangelical Make You Politically Stupid or Is It That Only Stupid People Become WHITE Evangelicals 73 Percent of the Time?

According to polls 73 percent of WHITE evangelicals will be voting for Mitt Romney.If the polls are correct here’s the question I'd like to ask evangelicals using their own style of language/concerns/theological thinking as applied to their choice:What’s the explanation for the fact that WHITE American evangelicals made the allegedly philandering lying ignorant braggart lapsed Roman Catholic Dinesh D'Souza their anti-Obama hero, embrace a pro-choice Mormon bishop who promoted abortion and … [Read more...]