WE DIDN’T START THE FIRE – Marilyn Armstrong

FOWC with Fandango — Onerous I have a cold. Not a lethal cold or one that will make me wonder why we got flu shots. No, it's a regular winter cold with the usual drippy nose, hoarse voice, and sore throat. I was supposed to go to the cardiologist today, but when one is getting his … Continue reading WE DIDN’T START THE FIRE – Marilyn Armstrong

PROVOCATIVE QUESTION 10: THE CHOICES WE MAKE – Marilyn Armstrong

Fandango’s Provocative Question #10 This week’s provocative question is about the choices we make and the actions we take. “What is more important to you, doing the right thing or doing things right?” To me, these are unrelated questions. Doing things right is a work kind of question. Doing the right thing is a moral choice. … Continue reading PROVOCATIVE QUESTION 10: THE CHOICES WE MAKE – Marilyn Armstrong

STRIKE, STRIKE, STRIKE! – Marilyn Armstrong

I think it's time for us to consider a general strike. With 800,000 people working for free -- which someone recently pointed out is actually slavery -- it looks like time for every worker in the country to put down his or her tools -- and walk away. Some urgent services would have to support … Continue reading STRIKE, STRIKE, STRIKE! – Marilyn Armstrong

BLUE AND YELLOW – SKY, SEA, FLOWERS AND AT LEAST ONE BIRD – Marilyn Armstrong

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Blue and Yellow Photos: Garry and Marilyn Armstrong Some of these have gotten a little too complicated for me. The one with color and it has to end in A? Nope, sorry. I'll be very interested in what everyone else comes up with, though. I think it's that I'm not feeling well … Continue reading BLUE AND YELLOW – SKY, SEA, FLOWERS AND AT LEAST ONE BIRD – Marilyn Armstrong

PRESIDENT DONALD J. TRUMP: THE SPY WHO SHAGGED US ALL – REBLOG – The Shinbone Star

Say every bad thing you want about Vladimir Putin, but also give him credit: Planting a real, live Russian agent in the Oval Office! What a coup! Maybe that claim is a little hasty, but the FBI didn’t think so, going so far as to launch a counterintelligence investigation of President Donald Trump in 2016 … Continue reading PRESIDENT DONALD J. TRUMP: THE SPY WHO SHAGGED US ALL – REBLOG – The Shinbone Star