Student Body Right

The Green Bay Packers of the ’60s ran the “Lombardi” or ‘”Power Sweep.” The Washington Football Team (formerly known as a racist slur) ran the “Counter Trey.” The University of Southern California (USC) ran a play called “Student Body Right,” most notoriously for halfback O.J. Simpson. You know they’re going to run that play. They […]

A sigh of relief

Four years ago when The Shinbone Star started its mission to oppose the demagogue who had seized control of our nation, I didn’t know just how hard it would be. In fact I expected it to fail. Back then, the names Joe Biden and Kamala Harris had not entered my thought processes. I only knew […]

Trumplandia: December 5 — 12, 2020

Duck, Duck, Doh! Edition NOV. 3, 2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION AT PRESS TIME: Quinnipiac University Poll — Dec. 11, 2020 BELIEVE BIDEN WON LEGITIMATELY: DEMOCRATS: 98% INDEPENDENTS: 62% REPUBLICANS: 23% Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where, with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up on all the tasty Nuggets-O-Trump you might […]

Trumplandia: November 21 — 28, 2020

Letting It Go Edition PRESIDENTIAL RESULTS – MSNBC: Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where, with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up on all the tasty Nuggets-O-Trump you might have heard about but were too busy to care. Because most of this minutia occurs just below the massive headlines, it’s […]

SHOCK! OUTRAGE!

SHAME! Minutes ago, millions of Americans watched the president of the United States stand in the West Wing of the White House and undermine democracy, making the unsubstantiated claim that there is massive fraud in an ongoing election that trends indicate he could lose. Democratic challenger Joe Biden currently leads Trump in the Electoral College […]