The End of Love and Freedom?

JAT: After recently been granted the opportunity to communicate directly with 'The God Among Us' on worldly matters, I came away feeling both embarrassment and disappointment at how small and petty he seem to be. He appeared to be focused soley on...

Donald Trump Lied to the American People??

FYI:   Do we really care? Or... should we just take another step to the right and wait for the scream?     PS: I understand the 'King of Tweeter' may be available for advice if needed.

Had Enough Yet?

JAT:   Having witnessed our government in action for the past eight months, can we realistically expect things to change for the remainder of the Trump administration?   I'm reminded of a cartoon I once watched on TV: An unending...

Church and State...Together at last

JAT:   Actually, they have been intertwined for a number of years now and have been very active in shaping the current political climate. But recent public events and political decisions have brought into question- 'who wins and who loses in...

In Search of America's Greatness

JAT:   I wonder if anyone has ever taken the time to offer a detailed explanation of the “Make America Great Again” mission of our current administration? And, if so, does it have the same meaning for each of the thousands of screaming...

Views From A Couch Potato

JAT: For the past six months there has been an ongoing 'Reality' type program filling every waking hour of TV viewing and continuing well into late night programming. It appears to contain lots of individual assignments and challenges for its...

Lies & Deception vs Truth and Honesty

JAT: Until recently it had been easy to separate and recognize which of these concepts were a core American principle that defined us as a Country. But, since the 2017 Inauguration of our current administration, it appears that a 'Base Group' of...

The Deconstruction of President Obama

JAT:   Imagine after Eight years of total frustration and failure at trying to Delegitimize Obama-nation with little success, you're suddenly granted three wishes and a pot-of gold. What do you do? That is the situation currently facing the new...

Why Democrats Lose and Republicans Rule

JAT: Democrats: Voter-base driven by emotion and passion- scattered focus. Seeking a Savior – someone to fix all their problems. No consistent or targeted messaging. Rely on an educated voter-base to understand...

The Revealing Nature of the “N” Word

JAT: Yet again this Subject has claimed national attention. And yet again we can expect Our same predictable treatment and response to it's presence. Could we actually be missing the true purpose of it's continued presence among us and therefore...

“Let The Bad Guy Win Every Once-In-A-While”

JAT:   Continuing with my 'Western Movie' analogy of by-gone days (and revealing some of my own early influences), the TV attraction each week was the ongoing battle between the Good guys and The Bad guys (Roy Rogers. The Lone Ranger, Hopalong...

What Price - Trust, Loyalty and Respect?

    JAT:   Comparing the way in which past Presidents have earned our trust, loyalty and respect to the requirements we demand of our recent office holders should cause us to want to re-examine the values we expect from our future...

Protesters... Protest yourselves

        JAT:       Almost from the beginning of Trump's Presidency, Americans began protesting his actions and choices. It is now about four months since his swearing-in and complaint against him continue with little...

Affordable Health Care

      JAT:       AHCA has just passed the House, Time to Sell more Snake-oil to the Towns-folk. A neighbor of mine had been so convinced (by Button Pushers) of the evils of Obamacare to the point that he was insistent on it's...

Trump's Base...'Til death do us part'

  JAT       So much attention has been payed lately, by the news media, to voters for Trump in hopes of seeing some sign of erosion and doubt in their support. This effort points to their continuing lack of understanding of Trump's...

Buzz Words & Button Pushers ( How high should I jump?)

    JAT:       Buzz Words were around long before our nation became independent . They have played key roles in motivating people in most societies. In the old days these key words and phrases were typically positive and were used to...

The American People Want...

  JAT Many pundits and politicians have a regular habit of going before the public and on news programs to speaking with authority for the American people. I have often wondered where their confidence and certainty in those statements came...

Black Lives Matter (For What?)

JAT:   The Mike Brown-Ferguson incident a few years back presented a unique set of circumstances and opportunities to demonstrate the effect of “Black Lives Matter”. The majority population of Ferguson was black Control of...

Fake News & Rabbit Holes

 JAT:   Fake news is not new and has been around for awhile. But it's recent popularity in the public eye is revealing. In the past it could easily be exposed through fact checking, identifying truth, reality and using rational thought. Today...

The Deconstruction of Trump II

JAT:   After reviewing last week's governmental decisions, several things have become more clear:                 After being given all power and authority, more skill than a Bull-In-A-China-Shop is needed to be effective.  We should...

The Deconstruction of Trump.

JAT: The Deconstruction of Trump.   After having more than 50 days to observe our new administration, several facts (not Fakes) have become apparent: - Trump has no ability or desire to become a respected or trusted American President. ...