John MacMurray: America has a huge problem with gun violence. Every day, 100 Americans are killed with guns and hundreds more are shot and injured. Gun deaths by intent average 36,383 per year. Gun injuries by intent average 100,120 per year
John MacMurray: Today, we have our own version of Typhoid Mary, Jenny McCarthy, a model, B-Movie actress, and former nude model for Playboy, who parlayed her many, um, talents, into a Playmate of the Year award.
John MacMurray: Now that they got what they were after, which is more of a stranglehold on our government, finances, and courts, the plutocrats, Evangelicals, and corporations who put him in that office no longer need him.
John MacMurray: Impeachment proceedings would no doubt cut into the complicated tasks of unraveling Donald Trump’s decades-long web of suspicious financial transactions.
John MacMurray: If we’re flying, it’s comforting to know that Richard Toomey’s aircraft wing de-icing device (#1,749,858–1930) will make our flight safer.
John MacMurray: “Al-gebra is a fearsome cult,” Mayor Van Duyne said. “They desire average solutions by means and extremes, and sometimes go off on tangents in search of absolute value.”
John MacMurray: They’re here because your guardian, or parent, or somebody who cares about you has called them. After a short ceremony, you are initiated into their family. And because you are family, they will protect you.
John MacMurray: Let’s consider the current melee raging around Jade Helm 15, the US Army’s training exercise scheduled for this summer in seven Western states.
John MacMurray: And to her credit, through all these years of insinuation and insult, Mrs. Clinton has responded with grace and intelligence; and maybe a little weary “here we go again” attitude.
t didn’t seem to make the local news outlets, but the Westboro Baptist Church brought their “God Hates Fags” road show to Orange County this past Monday. The Topeka, Kansas-based group made the trip ostensibly to protest at the memorial services for Rev. Robert Schuller, founder of the Crystal Cathedral, in Garden Grove; but they […]
John MacMurray: Slavery gave whites a group of people to feel superior to. They may have been poor, but they were not slaves, and they were not Black. They had power simply by being white.
John MacMurray: In the United States, according to economists and geologists, we have mostly seen Peak Oil. Any petroleum we get from here on will require drilling deeper, and fracking.
John MacMurray: Although there are laws and regulations, both state and Federal, concerning fracking, the oil and gas industry has succeeded in having a myriad of exemptions, which have largely de-fanged the laws.