Tag Archive | U.S.

Space for Rent: The Past is Prologue

  These words were not uttered by Steven Bannon, but the fact that the American media and public cowered in fear while they were uttered led to our current situation. We were warned that trading liberty for security was a dangerous precedent. We were told that the machine of State engorged itself on the life’s […]

Space for Rent: Hillary Clinton & The Politics of Sexual Distraction

    ——- In today’s cesspool of American politics (and yes politics is always a cesspool) you have two parties: A reactionary, racist, hateful, pack of hyenas, A collection of imbecilic baboons that speak in simplistic tones about things the know nothing about, A bunch of dreamers that dream of vacant pasts that never were […]

TV Tropes Monday: Eagleland

    Tweet of the Day: Introducing a Sublime Storyteller ——- America the Beautiful, or America the Ass-Backward Land of Stupidity, take you pick or mix and match. Either way, careful where you step, for this is Eagleland. This is a super-trope that encapsulates how the rest of the world (at different times in the […]

Space For Rent: Cuba’s Fifty Year Drought

President Barrack Obama moves to normalize relations with the Cuban government. The world does not end. News at eleven. But it is a big deal. A slight but important shift in the relationship between the two countries. A tacit acceptance by Washington that they can not impose their will on Havana. And by god, they […]

Wizards’ World War (s.3) Dispatch 19b: The Big Picture

Tweet of the Day: The Convergence of Utopia and Science Fiction ——— ——— Seasons 1 & 2 – Season 3 Premiere – Dispatch 19a – Dispatch 19c ——— Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250 Front Street West, Ontario, Canada,  28 July, 16:17 hrs GMT -4 The camera fades from commercial back to the studio and does a […]

Wizards’ World War (s.3) Dispatch 19a: The Big Picture

Tweet of the Day: It’s the little gods ——— Season 1 & 2 – Season 3 Premiere – Dispatch 18 – Dispatch 19b ——— ——— Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250 Front Street West, Ontario, Canada,  28 July, 16:01 hrs GMT -4 Camera pans over a dimly lit TV  applauding studio audience an unto the stage with […]

TV Tropes Mondays: Suburbia

Tweet of the Day: She Saved the World A Lot ——- The Burbs, The Suburbs, Edgetowns, Levitttowns, A car, 2.5 kids and a dog on the yard, High school dances, PTA meetings, stay at home moms, working dads, supermoms, stay at home dads, Family values, family dysfunction, the odd serial killer, pedophile or dark cult. […]

Space for Rent: You Say You Want a Revolution

Tweet of the Day: Killing Time OST in a Blurb! ——- This is the type of posts that, at first glance, looks like it would belong in the Wednesday’s world building section but since it has a touchy political element to it, I put it here. And what is that “element”? Guns. It didn’t take long for […]