Category Archives: america

Evil Personified

The FBI waged psychological warfare against Martin Luther King and his wife Coretta. Letter such as the one, which suggested he takes his life, were sent to the family. J. Edgar Hoover was an evil man and his legacy haunts the FBI to this day. No so Brother Martin. He was a Man of Peace.

Big Boys Don’t Cry

The GOP revisionists collapsed in the face of the federal budget default. Ted Cruz vowed to fight Obamacare to the last breath of his body much as Charlton Heston had sworn to uphold the right to carry a firearm into the grave. John Boehner survived the crisis to continue as the party whip, even though [...]

October 13, 1492

FROM THE DIARY OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS SATURDAY OCTOBER 13, 1492 As soon as it dawned, many of these people came to the beach—all young, as I have said, and all of good stature—very handsome people, with their hair not curly but straight and coarse, like horsehair; and all of them very wide in-the forehead and [...]

SPICE MAD DAY by Peter Nolan Smith

Last year I celebrated Columbus Day with my doctor on Staten Island. Nick is Italian and makes great meatballs. His kids had the day off and I asked them and their friends, “What year did Columbus sail to America?” “Huh?” they answered in a collective chorus of ignorance. Nick and I dropped our heads in [...]

No Government. No Taxes

Spend your money on fun. foto by gwen o’neill