Monday, August 14, 2017

Oh, the irony...

Ironic Times

Charlottesville: Trump Blames “Many Sides” for Violence
Dems, media, Morning Joe, Comey, Hillary, Rosie O'Donnell.
Latest Polls Show Trump Losing Support of His Base
Less than 50% of angry, ignorant, drunk white men now think he's doing a good job.
Security High for “Nuclear Football”
Shown: highly trained military aide entrusted with keeping it, at all times, away from the President.
Dow Soars as Companies Buy Back Own Stock, Artificially Inflate Price, Increase CEO Bonuses
Experts say this can continue forever with no downside.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Saturday Emmylou Blogging

Published on May 3, 2017
This performance at the Ryman Auditorium on 2 May 2017 celebrating the 25th anniversary of the album Emmylou Harris & the Nash Ramblers At The Ryman https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/At_th... and celebrating the 125th anniversary of the Ryman https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryman....

The Nash Ramblers are Sam Bush (fiddle & mandolin), Larry Atamanuik (drums), Al Perkins (banjo & resonator guitar), John Randall Stewart (guitar), and Byron House for the late Roy Huskey Jr. (bass).

"Guitar Town" is a song written by Steve Earle; it was the title cut on his 1986 album which reached no. 1 on the country charts.

Enjoy this video and look for the PBS special (long live PBS!) on 5 August 2017,

Thanks to LJ Simon.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Oh, the irony...

Ironic Times

Top White House Domestic Policy Adviser Angrily Disputes Poem on Statue of Liberty
And don't get him started on the Gettysburg Address.
Study: Heavier People Assumed To Be Americans
Thinner people assumed to be subversive aliens out to destroy our way of life.
Administration Looking Into Discrimination Against Whites in Universities
Also wants to tackle discrimination against blacks in the NBA.
Paris Awarded 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles 2028 Olympics
2032 Summer Olympics go to North Pole, 2032 Winter Olympics given to Jamaica.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Oh, the irony...

Ironic Times

China's Foxconn to Build Giant Factory in U.S., Promising 3,000 New Jobs
After Trump promises to get rid of our child labor laws.
Putin Orders U.S. Cut 755 Embassy Staff
Including spies, spies' assistants, and doorman.
Jeff Bezos Briefly Passes Bill Gates as World's Richest Person
After sneakily asking Gates if he has “two tens for a five.”
Cobras Smuggled Into Country in Potato Chip Cans
Bet you can't eat just one.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Oh, the irony...

Ironic Times

Comic-Con Convenes
Part of “Made in America Week.”
Many Americans Starting to Question Trump's Mental Health
Many foreigners starting to question American electorate's mental health.
Elon Musk Plans 29-Minute New York-to-DC Hyperloop
Would be godsend to handful of wealthy commuters, once displacement of fifty-eight million residents and boring of 200-mile tunnel is completed.
Trump Looks Into Pardoning Himself
A circumstance the Founding Fathers somehow never anticipated.