All Things Dad and Trad (and a Trifle a Tad Sad)

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Well, as it turns out, this one’s more “trad” than “dad”, as there were enough from one particular label to cut things off here.  But whether it fills your little hearts with glee or due shudders, there is more “dad rock” to be covered at some point…so in the words of the mighty Pentagram, be forewarned!

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Hear the Tolling of the Belltower

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So many voter suppression laws (over 250!) suddenly appearing in several Red States, and not only hasn’t the abolition of the filibuster and subsequent introduction of the John Lewis act come to the table, but they’re still piddling around on both cabinet appointees and the stimulus checks.  

This is what “bipartisanship” looks like, when one party has gone crazy, moving in lockstep and holding their breath in protest at any move the other makes.

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Hear That? Listen. It’s the Crack of Doom…

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Blasting through what remains of the backlog lately, it’s hard to even find things to chat about around the virtual bonfire of due roastables. And make no mistake, there are a few herein who definitely deserve consignment thereto.

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Of Frozen Fjords and Pallid Peaks

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I’ve gotta tell ya, it’s strange adjusting to the new paradigm.  

I mean, no g-news is good g-news, as Gary Gnu once sagely spoke. But it’s weird.

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Cold and Grim North

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Another day, another snowstorm, another example of just how huge a line of horse droppings the right wing’s cherished mantra of “self sufficiency” and privatization really is and always has been.  Hello, Texas.

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Loss and Regain

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And here’s another batch of goodies under review for your delectation and delight (or derision and distaste, as the case may be). Continue reading

Classics, Illustrated and Nouveax

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And with one grand show of party power politics over conscience and country, suddenly we’re back to square one.

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We’re all DOOMED!

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Say that in your best impression of Norville “Shaggy” Rogers, preferably with a tearful “ooh-hoo hoo hoo!” at the end.

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We’re All Stoned (Snowy Day Women No. 12 & 35)

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I don’t know about you all, but I for one am sick and tired of 2020.

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One Last Warning of Impending DOOM…

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Another day, another Roundup.  Let’s shift gears, shall we?  Unlike a certain political party, we don’t want to continue making the same mistakes of the last four and a half years…time to move forward with something new. 

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