El Nino Ending California Drought — NOT!

Much to the political display of staunch deniers, warming continues to wreak havoc around the globe.  This piece from Al Jazeera ends the recent speculation that this past winter's El Nino would rescue California from drought.   California in a state of chronic...

THE POLL-ER VORTEX

I guess it's important to start with the disclaimer that no one can really predict what's going to happen. What I'm suggesting seems logical to me, but up to this point, the 2016 GOP primary has defied logic at nearly every turn. The Polls Over the last few election...

Honeybees, Death and Carrots

In addition to stinging people, honeybees have another purpose. They are one of the most important pieces of our own ecosystem. Without them, most produce would not grow. Chew on that for a bit.

Gaffe vs Insanity: The Biden-Carson Effect

FALSE EQUIVALENCY This is characterized by seizing on a similar component in two distinct actions and using that as the basis for declaring the actions equally good or bad. This is typically used when trying to defend something that is indefensible. FOR EXAMPLE You...

POST GAME – Real Candidates Of GOP, Ep. 4: Make Stuff Up

Episode 4 was much "tamer".  It seems that the moderators were focused on not giving anyone the chance to fault them post-show. The result, however was that the candidates were given cart blanche to make stuff up, ignore the questions, and never be called out by the...

Donald Trump’s Tax Plan: The Dilemma

Donald trump's tax plan, introduced today, may present a serious dilemma for his supporters.     Immigration When Trump announced his candidacy a few months ago. He immediately began to soar to the top of the pack of Republican contenders. The issue that...