Tag Archives: Vicki McKenna

The Ukrainian candidate

We’re being lectured by 16-year-olds at the U.N. The latest contretemps over Trump’s telephone call to the president of Ukraine will change few minds. At this writing, the President has released a transcript of the call;  CNN “Transcript shows Trump pushed Ukraine … Continue reading

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Rashida Tlaib to Vicki McKenna: “Why were you winking? Are you a conspiracy theorist?”

The subject was Vaping No wonder Democrats saw Russian conspiracies Tlaib: “I thought maybe there was a conspiracy thing going on.” A member of “The Squad,” U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Michigan, sees conspiracy theories under every conservative’s bed. Our own … Continue reading

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No anger allowed this Labor Day

What kind of country allows family and friends to embark on a three-day Labor Day weekend smoking up ribs and burgers on the grill, dipping into ice chests packed with beer and soda pop? Zinnias and phlox full flower in the … Continue reading

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In quest for Spargel and Dunkel brau in Munich, Germany

White asparagus, to you peasants After five days floating up the Danube River from Vienna aboard the Avalon Impression river boat, our final two days in Munich started to seem anti-climactic. (Part #1 and Part #2.) Our Vicki McKenna/Fox Travel … Continue reading

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Floating up the Danube River through history, Part #2

How did the Swedes get here without river locks? We’re back on board the Avalon Impression river boat on our way west over the Danube River. We signed up for Vicki McKenna’s “Danube Symphony” tour, five days on water, two … Continue reading

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Let’s autopsy Tuesday’s Republican corpse, Part #1

Republicans turned off or Democrats turned on? Let the post-mortems proceed! Get our elbows deep into the bloody cadaver! Donald Trump talks about pulling Ron DeSantis for governor and Rick Scott for senate across the line in Florida and he … Continue reading

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