I’m making a list. Are you?

I’m making a list. Are you?

“Don’t block or unfriend these deplorables. Instead, save their posts. Save them to remember who they are so that when this is all over…” Hello all, The time has come to silently take names. These are terrible times. Times that should bring out the best in us. And bring us together. If you are like […]

Have you no decency?

Have you no decency?

“This brushing aside of the presumption of innocence is becoming commonplace…Defaming the dead is just plain cowardly.” Something’s been bugging me for a while now. A bit like that piece of popcorn that gets stuck in your teeth during a movie that you can feel, but you can’t quite locate and remove. I’ve been wanting […]

Journalism is Dead

Journalism is Dead

  There was no one thing that killed journalism. There was no singular tragic moment. No literary or poetic climax. This is real life, not Hollywood. When I was a kid, I remember hearing “old folks” complain about how the young had no respect for their elders—just a bunch of goddammed hippies singing about love […]