Eddie Blue-Eyes

Eddie Blue-Eyes

Defining Freedom, pt. I

Greed is Good! Check this out: Rape is a basic and necessary expression of human nature. Sexual assaults have been present in every society since the dawn of time. It is the natural drive of man to reproduce, to compete…

Of Cuckoos and Neocons

Facts are stupid things. — Ronald Reagan The best analogy I’ve come across regarding the neoconservative (now teabagger) movement is the one using the nesting habits of the cuckoo bird comparison. Cuckoos employ a rather interesting reproductive strategy involving what…

Thinking Allowed

 Or: Thinking Aloud… Quick! Stash away your brain. Yes, you know that gelatinous matter between your ears? I realize many of you don’t use most of it (the unused percentage being higher for teabaggers and their black and brown enablers).…

Rape Poem

Some of the recent posts submitted by our fierce women authors here at Madness and Reality reminded me of the following… * * * -=[ Missoula Rape Poem ]=- by Marge Piercy There is no difference between being rapedand being…

¡Ask a Nuyorican!

¡Hola! Gringos! It’s National HisPanic Month (or something like that) and as the resident Nuyorican, I’ll be posting almost exclusively on things Latino/a over at my blog. * * * Being a Primer on How to be a Nuyorican via…