It’s Trump. There’s no turning back now. That being the case it is now imperative the Dems run Bernie. Here’s why. After a two term president the voters always want a change. Hillary is not a change after Obama. The turnout for Trump will be massive. His wildly entertaining reality show will continue through the […]
Modern Floor Plan
Charles Bursell is a writer, performer, host and commentator heard nationally on SiriusXM, National Public Radio, and The Pacifica Radio Network. He currently hosts the podcasts Stream of Consciousness Talk Radio Theatre and Conversations With Charles Bursell. Both shows, and more, can be found on several platforms, including Apple Podcasts (iTunes) and Libsyn.com. Contact: email@example.com Follow: […]
Science Proves Once And For All That Science Doesn’t Work (Satire)
Anti-science advocates are rejoicing at new proof that the scientific method doesn’t work, never did, and never will. They point to a new scientific study that concludes beyond a shadow of a doubt that using science and reason is the least likely method of discovering the truth about anything – from climate change, to vaccines, to […]
Who Should Replace Scalia?
Many of us will be tempted to debate the next Supreme Court nominee. Most of us, including myself, are woefully unqualified to do so. I won’t fall into the trap of pretending to be a Constitutional expert. But as a graduate of middle school civics, this I know: An independent, non-partisan judiciary is, by design, […]
While They Are Here: President Jimmy Carter
Early this year there was a rash of celebrity deaths, each one followed by an outpouring of emotional personal testimony on social media. It got me thinking. What public figure has touched my life to that level? For whom would I share in the public mourning? I came up with a short list and decided […]
Class. Class! Class!! SHUT UP!!!!
In the classic comedy bit, Sister Mary Elephant begs her students to settle down. Today I am Sister Mary Elephant and I am talking (shouting) to Hillary and Bernie supporters. “Class. Class! Class!! SHUT UP!!!!” Stop it. Just stop it. Stop vilifying your opponent in this Primary race. You can fight for your candidate without insulting the […]