Use of Force

08/25/2020 On Sunday, a Kenosha, Wisconsin police officer shot Jacob Blake seven times in the back while Blake was trying to get into his car. There is reporting that Blake’s three children were in the […]


Lean on Me

08/24/2020 Happy Monday, everyone! We have a big week coming up with the Republican National Convention starting tonight. But Trump got the festivities rolling Sunday evening, with a breakthrough, historic, cataclysmic, monumental announcement that the […]


Tough Act to Follow

8/23/2020 As Joe Biden finished his speech on Thursday night, I breathed a sigh of relief because the Democratic Convention was ending as a success. MSNBC’s Nicole Wallace described it, somewhat hyperbolically, as successfully constructing […]


Evil China!

08/12/2020 After an extended and unexcused absence, I am back to my own version of PPP – Playing Pretend Pundit. But with the selection (finally) of Kamala Harris as Biden’s running mate, there will be […]