Month: February 2020

Didn’t want to lose his shirt?

After hitting a walk off homerun to send his team to the 2017 World Series, 2017 MVP José Altuve ran around the bases screaming for his teammates not take off his shirt, given creditability to the argument that he was wearing something that alerted him to the pitch

The truth

I, Too BY LANGSTON HUGHES I, too, sing America. I am the darker brother.They send me to eat in the kitchenWhen company comes,But I laugh,And eat well,And grow strong. Tomorrow,I’ll be at the tableWhen company comes.Nobody’ll dareSay to me,“Eat in the kitchen,”Then. Besides,They’ll see how beautiful I amAnd be ashamed— I, too, am America.

Facts

We Wear the Mask BY PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR We wear the mask that grins and lies,It hides our cheeks and shades our eyes,—This debt we pay to human guile;With torn and bleeding hearts we smile,And mouth with myriad subtleties. Why should the world be over-wise,In counting all our tears and sighs?Nay, let them only see us, …

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I didn’t see one

I don’t have a horse in the and am apolitical, but I didn’t see any democratic candidate tonight who can go name calling to name calling, insult to insult, barb to barb with Trump

Tough numbers to overcome

225, 000 jobs created ,3.6 percent unemployment, tough to campaign against those numbers. Will be interesting to see how the Democrats do it, especially in light of the failed impeachment. I think this bodes well for Bloomberg and the candidate who hasn’t announced yet. Wonder who will she be?