o ++++ ++++ ++++ Please join my Movement ++++ ++++ Relevant interlude ++++ In1973, Timothy Leary was in Folsom Prison. I was in love with his third “wife” [See Footnote 1.] Joanna Harcourt-Smith. Joanna had been a television star in Lebanon. She eventually secured for me an interview […]
Secretary of Agriculture Earl Butz
The most contemptible player among the House Agriculture Committee’s Trump fanatics is Chairman Mike Connolly of Texas.
The Republican controlled House Agriculture Committee published a pile of digital manure (shown on this posting )on May 11, 2018.
The malodorous digital video broadcasts continues to shameful Republican Committee members pretending to befriend farmers. These same members continue to support President Trump despite the fact that his trade is a knife in the back to soybean and grain farmers.
The backbone of the farm economy is dependent upon feeding the world. Clearly, the Republican House Agriculture Committee members are planning to lie to their constituent farmers before November’s election.
Not that Democrats on the Agriculture Committee (or serving on other committees that have more control of the daily lives of farmers than the farm bill has) are NOT without blame.
As a nation, we screw our farmers on a bipartisan basis.
At one AM (apparently in search of lost praise), I found the best book review I ever received. I first signed a book contract with New Republic Books in 1975 promising to deliver in less than a year. It was to be my first published book–as it turned out it was my third. My agent […]
My New Republic article on 1976 Republican platform unavailable at Republican Party headquarters after the convention. See Wikipedia’s description of The bizarre Republican National Convention of 1976 “Going into the convention, Ford had won more primary delegates than Reagan, as well as plurality in popular vote. However, Ford did not have enough to secure the nomination, […]