A Small Statement of Purpose

We find ourselves in a strange new world of unipolar status and global communications -- we have no more major external enemies. Right now we need to do to the hard work of confronting the enemy within: our fallen state as human beings -- to put more love and understanding and listening back in our politics, culture, and society, so we can do the hard work of becoming a truly great country.

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Alex Knepper
Can We All Agree That James Comey Is An Asshole?

Without James Comey's grandstanding, the state of the country would be very different today. We expect that top politicians and bureaucrats will have egos, but this kind of mammoth grandstanding on the part of an FBI director is like nothing we've seen since the days of J. Edgar Hoover. When Trump fired Comey, he apparently found out by seeing the news on CNN. That makes me feel good inside. I feel nothing but schadenfreude toward this joker -- he tried to cover his own ass, but in the process, he ended up making enemies of everyone. Hillary supporters hate him. Trump supporters hate him. Both parties hate him. The news media likes him only because it thinks he might have dirt, and then they will be done with him. History should remember him exactly as Trump described him: Mr. Showboat. As a country, let us all agree that this man is a grade-A, certifiable asshole, and ignore his book to the greatest extent we possibly can.
 

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Alex Knepper