Keep your paws off the Grand Old Flag

I had a 1970s flashback, and not in a good way, when I saw the current president mauling the Stars and Stripes at this year’s gathering of deplorables known as CPAC. While I can’t find proof of it online, I seem to remember a wall poster depicting a wide-eyed moppet hugging an American flag under […]

Repairing the flag

My husband and I have a weekend cabin in the Texas Hill Country — in a very rural, red, Republican county where more than 56 percent of the voters in the 2016 general election chose the Turnip. (A friend on a diet once told me potatoes and corn are both vegetables and therefore, healthy. That’s […]