Stand Down, Missy. I’m Not Dead Yet

      When Sen. Dianne Feinstein, 85, snapped at a group of young climate activists visiting her San Francisco office recently– “I’ve been doing this for 30 years. I know what I’m doing!” –I felt the familiar tug of wanting to pass...

Supremes to Soldiers: We Don’t Have Your Back

      I wish I could say I was surprised the five conservative judges on the Supreme Court –Gorsuch, Roberts, Alito, Thomas and Kavanaugh—recently voted to support Trump’s obsession with banning transgender people from military service.     In one of probably...

Jared & Ivanka’s Movie Stunt Gets 1 Star

      I was amused to read Ivanka Trump and Jared (“Knuckles”) Kushner walked out of a movie theater, apparently in a huff, midway through watching “Vice,” a deliciously dark biopic about former vice president Dick Cheney.     It may be the...

Trump’s Math Never Adds Up and I Can Relate

      I thought I was bad at math but President Trump is even worse. How else can you explain his pronouncement that “4,000 known or suspected terrorists were stopped at the southern border last year” when, oopsie, we now know the number was…6.     I mean,...