GRIM TIDINGS from the FIRST ISLE

GRIM TIDINGS from the FIRST ISLE -- mine LORD OF FOUR BERRIES, TACTLESS of the FIRST ISLE, hath struck again. It began with a MURDER… the name of these poor victims? They TWO were both known as the JOHNS, though they went by other names: the LOO, the HEAD, the PRIVY… and most formally, the … Continue reading GRIM TIDINGS from the FIRST ISLE

DO WE DARE ASK?

Back in the 1970’s “All in the Family” was the leading situation comedy in the nation.  The program flourished in the wake of the civil rights movement. You can still see reruns on television.  Archie Bunker was its main protagonist and America laughed at all of his flaws, his narrow-mindedness, and arrogance.  We laughed at his irrational logic and America laughed and cried at the man’s bigotry. Archie Bunker had created his own reality, created in his image.