The last word on the USA crashing out of World Cup qualifying

Unfortunately for me, I was on assignment last night and therefore missed all the excitement and freaking-out that went on when the USA dropped their World Cup qualifying game to Trinidad and Tobago 2-1, which combined with other results eliminates them from next year’s Russia 2018.  Make no mistake about it, sitting at home for…

Justin Trudeau is down in the USA on an eventful political evening

I don’t have a lot to say tonight, just tuning in all the news on the Internet for entertainment. Most of the real politics action is south of the border tonight. Not only are the last four GOP contenders debating on CNN down in Florida, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is having his big state…

Ebola claims a life in the USA today

Well, Americans are doing their usual freaking out again after news from Dallas today that the Ebola patient there has died. Now, word comes of a possible second case in Frisco, from someone claiming contact with the first case. He is being monitored now as a precaution. All together now: Aaargh!! Update: now we hear…

SAD TIMES IN SHUT-DOWN D.C. AGAIN

Welcome back once again to all of you US government workers, all with nothing to do, who are tuning into this post today. Well, the US government has been shut down for a few days now and there seems to be no end in sight to this utter nonsense. In general nothing seems to be…