Tag Archives: rant

It’s time to stop blaming Trump supporters.

Credit: Chicago Tribune I consider myself progressive politically, but I have a bone to pick with some people on the left.    Unlike the modern GOP and their wealthy backers,  we’re supposed to care about the “little people” — the … Continue reading

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America is not a Christian nation.

I expect this post will make some people angry, but I don’t care.   I don’t care how much the modern GOP goes on about God and how America is a “Christian” nation. Trump and no one in his inner circle … Continue reading

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I hate Paul Ryan.

PLEASE SHARE AND DO THIS!  If you are serious about saving the ACA, text RESIST to 50409. You can do this more than once. Each time, a letter will be sent to another two senators or representatives. This is real … Continue reading

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RIP USA

50 days in. The United States is a far different and sadder place than it was on January 19. America is now run more like an organized crime syndicate than a proper country — and no one seems to have … Continue reading

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I finally signed up for Obamacare, was pleasantly surprised, but now Trump and his band of goons wants to repeal it.

WARNING: RANT AHEAD. Last year I didn’t sign up for Obamacare because I didn’t think I qualified based on my income being so low, and North Carolina is one of the states that hasn’t expanded Medicaid to low income people. … Continue reading

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Nothing makes me angrier than this.

Seeing Red by cosmohibdon, Deviantart. This came up in the comments section of my last post.  Nothing makes me angrier than people who tell you, “why don’t you ask your family for help?” when something bad happens and you mention … Continue reading

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Protected: Sick of being treated like I’m retarded.

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Why don’t we have single-payer healthcare?

Today I am going to rant on my son’s behalf (and everyone else who has to deal with this sort of thing). My son wrote this letter to Aetna.  I think it speaks for itself.  Those of you in developed … Continue reading

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12 reasons why I don’t like autumn.

In my neck of the woods, this is what Autumn looks like. Yesterday was the first cool-ish day we’ve had since May.   While the lower temperature felt nice, I also noticed for the first time that some of the … Continue reading

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“Doctor shopping”? Oh, PLEASE!

Not long ago, I wrote about my housemate, a woman several years older than me who lives with chronic, unrelenting, severe pain due to a number of chronic medical conditions. I ranted about how none of the doctors will prescribe … Continue reading

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