Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere – Reunited, and it Feels so Good… sometimes.
Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere
Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? The Starks and the People of The Seven Kingdoms are Ready to Rock!

Folks, the table is set; the guests are on their way.

After many moons, the most anticipated TV event in quite some time finally aired. But enough about God Friended Me, let’s talk about last night’s season 8 premiere Game of Thrones. Or as I like to call it, This is Your Life: Stark’s Edition.

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Awakening

flames lick the roof
of the den,
torpor
lingering.

splashing
flashes before the eyes,
hand strikes the
burglar.

thunderous hooves
descend.
battered,
reborn.

Comment Section: A Wretched Hive of Scum and Villany
Mos Eisley
Mos Eisley: A Wretched Hive of Scum and Villany: Image Belongs to Lucasfilms

There is an article in the National Post today about a woman trying to have her Canadian citizenship application fast-tracked.

Bushra Halepota—a permanent resident of Canada—is using a obscure provision in Canadian law that allows citizenship applications to be fast-tracked if said person “provides services of an exceptional value to Canada.”

I don’t have an opinion on this as I don’t have enough information to decide, but it does expose some blatant—and not so blatant—racism. And, I’m not talking about the article.

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Swirling

swirling
gaze transfixed
eyebrow cocked,
ready to fire

sand bottleneck
grinning mackerel
on the tarmac
swirling

A Response to Laura McGann About George H.W. Bush

George H.W. Bush, 41, Bush 41

Recently, Laura McGann wrote an article on Vox.com about the recently deceased George H. W. Bush and how an assessment of his legacy needs to include the allegations that he groped eight woman over his career.

Honestly, my first reaction was to immediately jump to the defense of 41. And as I writing an email to McGann, I was ready to let loose with reasons why she was wrong.

But, you know what they say about the best laid plans of mice and men.

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