Monthly Archives: May 2017

FY 2018 Budget

An Addiction The new budget does not mention the word ‘addiction,’ and mentions ‘opioids’ only once despite Trump promising to help the rural swathes struggling with this issue (he did not offer such help to the urban populations with the … Continue reading

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Monsieur Mélenchon

I’d never bet cash on anything before the first round of the French presidential election this year.  I threw down, in total, a hundred bucks on Jean Luc Mélenchon winning the whole affair.  Had he only made it through to the … Continue reading

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