Tag Archive: democracy

TRUMPTYCH

“A power can be overthrown only by another power, not by a principle, and only one power that can confront money is left. Money is overthrown and abolished by blood.” —Oswald Spengler, The… Continue reading

ROCKING HORSE LOSER

This image is an updated four horsemen of the apocalypse. Centaurs actually, but keeping with the tradition colors, back row from the left: The red[neck] steed is civil war, in other words, xenophobia… Continue reading

CHILLIN’ IN BIGLY PARK

“The sumptuous age of stars and images is reduced to a few artificial tornado effects, pathetic fake buildings, and childish tricks which the crowd pretends to be taken in by to avoid feeling… Continue reading

CHASING TALES

The supremes said (in just the majority opinion) that what trump says doesn’t matter. The fact he said, “Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the… Continue reading

FIREWORKS AND HOT DOGMAS

  On one level, pyrotechnics and grilled meat are manifest pledges of allegiance to what the USA theoretically stands for, and on another, they are fun or yummy things to do on a… Continue reading

BLOOD SPORT

Who says the good ol’ U. S. of A. is not a democracy? It certainly is one, just not like the one described in civics books. Am I showing my age again? Do… Continue reading

WHEN I GET OLDER

“Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m sixty-four?” Those are good questions these days. The answers would seem to be no’s, not mattering if you were asking a… Continue reading

D.U.I.

That’s Democracy Under Influence, which is essentially no democracy at all. How can it really a democracy where the President was elected in 11/16 by a minority (46.1%) of votes and is currently… Continue reading

IT’S THEIR (HIS) NATURE

There was a frog sitting on the edge of a pond. He was worried, that the paradise where he and his kind thrive is going away. Along comes a scorpion who says he… Continue reading

THE CURSE OF INTERESTING TIMES

When I started to sketch this drawing, a day or two ago, things were different. So I’ve removed the little guy walking on water from the middle of the image on the right.… Continue reading