Airhead Alert!

Mayor Cluster

It doesn’t look good for the mayor of Minneapolis : Six staffers have left Mayor Betsy Hodges’ campaign less than two months before the election, the second campaign shake-up in six months for the incumbent. Hodges’ campaign manager, Mike Pfarr, declined to comment. A spokeswoman confirmed six people have […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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Look out

Look out

Here comes Maria : Two weeks ago, Puerto Rico was spared a devastating hit when Hurricane Irma ripped up the Caribbean. This time, it may not be so lucky. The bankrupt island, already contending with the aftermath of a storm that left as much as $1 billion of damage […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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In fact, it's cold as hell

In fact, it’s cold as hell

The news services struggle with how to cover President Performance Artist : President Donald Trump on Sunday mocked the leader of nuclear-armed North Korea as "Rocket Man" while White House advisers said the isolated nation would face destruction unless it shelves its weapons programs and bellicose threats. They asked […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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Nothing but trouble

Nothing but trouble

In case you needed a reminder, it’s worth remembering — Mother Nature is trying to kill us : An earthquake of magnitude 8.1 struck off the southern coast of Mexico late on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least six people and triggering small tsunami waves […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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DACA Doolittle

It’s not complicated, really. No one who can do anything is going to start deporting the individuals commonly known as Dreamers. In ending the program, Trump is merely undoing the work of his predecessor. That happens all the time. Decisions about immigration policy should come from Congress; the executive […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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Dilemma

I don’t write about my day job much here, because my world of work has little to do with blogging. At one point I was a copywriter by job title, but now I manage a team of copywriters. It’s a familiar pattern in corporate life — your expertise in […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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