My Blog Week: December 8 to December 14

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   An Avoidable Accident       It’s worthwhile, in regard to the White Island tragedy, to consider the psychology of a type of relationship: that of the individual to authority. […]

My Blog Week: December 1 to December 7

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Labyrinthine machinations          It’s been an action-packed week, filled with disseminations of dismal wisdom, from the pit of right-wing nugget mining.  And since we can’t tackle everything, […]

My Blog Week: November 24 to November 30

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Nostalgia Can’t Save Us         This week, Conan the hero dog got to meet the president. To judge from video of the ceremony, Conan’s personal concern was […]

My Blog Week: November 17 to November 23

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Hearings and Seeings         Republicans seem to have picked up a couple of offensive strategies via the brain trust that brought us, this week, the Adult Playground.  […]

My Blog Week: November 10 to November 16

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   The Money Vortex         We don’t really know what happens. Forbes tallies up 607 American billionaires for the year 2018, with a gain of 21 new stratum […]

My Blog Week: November 3 to November 9

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Open Mouth, Insert Left Foot         The punditscape has been bestirred this week by excerpts from the upcoming book by Anonymous…who self-purports as a Trump insider. Trump’s […]

My Blog Week: October 27 to November 2

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Brave Men           Fortune (magazine) Ad, New York Times, February 17, 1989   Black background, large white type in quotes: “You don’t build a company like […]

My Blog Week: October 20 to October 26

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Orangefinger       I will tell a story on myself. Once upon a time, I used my middle finger to push an elevator button. I step right up front […]

My Blog Week: October 13 to October 19

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Wacky-Ackies (Accusations, that is)     Hillary Clinton this week dropped the phrase “Russian asset”, in speaking of feckless Green Party candidate Jill Stein. Many of her remarks were aimed […]

My Blog Week: October 6 to October 12

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   To Everything There is a Treason       I propose that America has hit the limit of opinion pieces asking, why do Trump voters stand by him? Or what […]