Archive for November 14th, 2021

November 14th, 2021 - 7:10 pm § in Donald Trump

How “Blair Witch Project” explains Trumpism

The Blair Witch Project, which I haven’t seen, is a cultural phenomenon (details here). Simply put, it’s a horror-genre movie based on a fictional plot involving people who disappear. Now, a Seattle TV station helpfully uses the movie to explain the Trump phenomenon (read story here). Si[...]

November 14th, 2021 - 1:06 am § in Racism

Racist veteran embarrasses himself, the service, and our country

The council voted 4-1 for one of the two sites under consideration. A local veteran identified as Eugene Kaplan, a supporter of the rejected site who served in the Air Force from 1964-1970 (see here), ripped into Vice Mayor Tammy Kim as follows: “You came from South Korea. How do you feel abou[...]