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Reality Check: We Suck

Apparently Waaaahhhh! The stock market is crashing! My house is worthless! The Middle East is a tinderbox! Too much government! Too little government! Get me a job! Protect my kids! Save the poor! Fuck...

Reality Check: S & P vs. U-S-A

Rebirth Of Consumerism, Rise Of The Machines & The Great Corporate Revolution There is no America. There is no democracy. We no longer live in a world of nations and ideologies. There is only on...

Reality Check: Reader’s Responses

Over the past month this space has “covered” the debt ceiling debate with its usual detached fatalism and sarcastic apathy. The three pieces; DEBT CEILING STARE DOWN – Issue 7/13, BRING IT ON – Issue 7/20, ...
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Reality Check: Debt Ceiling Stare Down

By August 2 we will learn the final and binding results of the 2010 mid-term elections. This is when the nation’s debt ceiling needs to be raised, as it’s been some 70 times over the past half century, includin...
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Reality Check: Readers Responses

You are on fire this week, great piece. (WEINERGATE – Issue: 6/15/11) However, the one place you reversed course was in saying that Bill Clinton did something horribly wrong. He got a blowjob in the oval offic...

Reality Check: One Vote

“Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality.” - Martin Luther King  ...