Author: bigfatdrunk

All Hail Your New Oligarchy Overlords

Accelerated in large part by the truly execrable Citizens United decision, America is quickly sliding into an oligarchy.  Sadly, this is no longer hyperbole: we’ve always known many politicians were nothing more than puppets for the rich, they simply don’t…

Republicans, Megalomania, and You

If nothing else, your modern Republican is modest.  Well, modest in the way that Liberace was a modest dresser.  Whether it’s a new-found ability to channel the Founding Fathers in a way that meets your own myopic viewpoint or the…