Friday inspiration

I didn’t send any Thank You Thursdays this week.  I’ve been too distracted, enthralled, and mesmerized by the James Comey hearing!  (Sidenote:  If you haven’t read his opening statement, it really is worth a read.  It’s terribly entertaining and well-written.   Click here.) Some of you comrades seem to be down in the dumps and pessimistic … More Friday inspiration

This and that…

There are a bunch of “how to find the addresses of your Members of Congress” tools out there in the civic engagement wilderness, but I am particularly impressed with this one.  www.contactingcongress.org.  Easy to follow and use.  (And it also conveniently lays out how many people will be impacted by the Republican plan to repeal the … More This and that…

Don’t contribute to the problem…

I love this graphic.  It lays out the most likely culprits for “fake news.”  I’ve taken to trying to remember to call out my own liberal-minded Facebook friends who share links from “news” organizations in the pink circles in the corners.  Let’s not contribute to the “fake news” problem by sharing it ourselves…    

Gotta love California!

“While we now face different challenges, make no mistake: the future is uncertain and dangers abound. Whether it’s the threat to our budget, or to undocumented Californians, or to our efforts to combat climate change – or even more global threats such as a financial meltdown or a nuclear incident or terrorist attack – this … More Gotta love California!