Politics



November 13, 2022

November 13, 2022

Hopefully there won’t be too many outages on this station while I untangle my nameservers.

November 8, 2022

November 8, 2022

Today I learned your gun permit is an acceptable form of voter identification, which feels almost too American.

October 9, 2022

Sockets and Flames

Ohio. Sunset: 7:01pm. When I stepped outside this morning, I saw my breath—the first frost of the season.

September 4, 2020

Howl

This election will test how much cruelty Americans will tolerate, and how many of us crave it.

August 27, 2020

Stimuli

He said, “The president recognizes the best way to restore normalcy to people’s lives is to bring back entertainment options.”

August 20, 2020

Machine

An empathy machine sounds like a pretty good leader right now.

August 19, 2020

Signs

Somewhere in southeastern Ohio, I drove past two ranch houses sitting side by side with tidy sidewalks and neatly mowed lawns.

August 17, 2020

Convention

Somewhere north of Columbus, we tuned in to the first night of the Democratic National Convention.

July 30, 2020

Ready

“You can put on a jacket,” she says, “but you can’t take off your skin.”

July 22, 2020

Downpour

And for a lunatic moment I wonder if it will keep raining until everything is washed clean.

July 13, 2020

Breakup

Nobody died from the pandemic in New York City the other day.

June 28, 2020

Humid

We had a pleasant June for a while, but the long mean heat of summer is finally here. Beyond this, I’m losing the plot.