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I Believed, Honoring President Barack Obama

I Believed
January 22, 2017

Really, is it 2017 already? I’ll be sixty in October. Weird.

I’ve been in a tizzy since the election. It’s part of why I haven’t been able to update this blog in so long. 1,027 more words

Why America actually needs a Donald Trump

It is done. Trump has been sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. And while many would have preferred to see a certain someone else taking the oath yesterday, things are not so. 514 more words

Donald Trump

The Audacity of Hope

This was written in November 2016, just after the US election results were announced.

2017 is here and hope is a good thing. So read on… 385 more words

Politics And Election Campaigns

Pakistanis, Don’t Worry About Trump. Worry About Your ‘Trumpistan.’ | TheDissent

Kashif N Chaudhry | Physician, Writer, Human Rights Activist

Dear Pakistan, work on reaching out to your own forgotten minority groups.

Many Pakistanis have taken to social media to express their outrage over a Donald Trump presidency. 755 more words


How do we push sexism back to the fringe?

Millions of women and men are disgusted by Trump’s casual misogyny, and they make up a not-so-silent majority that can drive a new resistance, writes… 1,627 more words


Ladies And Gentlemen, The Leader Of The Free World... :-P

Another zinger from Placeboing.  :-P  Oh brother.  :-P

Disturbingly hilarious though.  :-D  Placeboing may have too much free time but at least said free time is “constructively used.”  :-D


Friday, January 20, 2017 (Saturday, January 21, PH time), will be the much-awaited swearing-in moment of US President-elect Donald Trump!

How Americans respond to this nearing event is a historical litany of both achievement and disappointment celebration America is going to face the very first day President-elect Donald Trump steps into the White House. 319 more words