Is Mueller the new Javert

 Setting the scene – Mueller: On May 17,2017 Robert Mueller was appointed head of the special counsel investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections and related matters. Robert Mueller was the sixth Director of the FBI from 2001-2013 , the longest serving FBI Director since Hoover.  The person who followed him inContinue reading “Is Mueller the new Javert”

Democracy, Freedom, Expectations

” Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it” George Santayana (1863-1952) I have democracy on my mind these days. I renewed my membership in the Conservative Party of Canada in order to vote for a new leader in the Province of Ontario. My choice of leader did not get elected butContinue reading “Democracy, Freedom, Expectations”

“It’s 2018 for Gods sake”

  This week I have listened to three different politician’s answer a question with, ” It’s 2018 for Gods sake”. What is so special about 2018?  Does this year have some significant meaning that I have missed?  Is the lion laying down with the lamb?  A nice metaphor but it’s been my experience that theContinue reading ““It’s 2018 for Gods sake””

Edna’s 70th, Saints,Rap and #Metoo Moments

I declare Edna White a saint. I do this without proper authority from God or the church, and with the realization that under the current laws of the church a person cannot officially be canonized a saint unless dead; in fear that they stumble into sin a second before they die.  But, Edna is veryContinue reading “Edna’s 70th, Saints,Rap and #Metoo Moments”