The biggest con of all time

By Eric G. Weiner

The sad bit is you were conned by the people you loved and trusted most in your life… your parents. Mind you, they were just unwittingly passing the con along as it had been passed along to them. The entire…

image by Benigno Hoyuela

The other day I watched a documentary about the space station. Several astronauts mentioned how they were struck by the visual fact that there was no way to discern national or state boundaries from space. There are land masses, but no lines of division as we see on maps and…

Trial of Donald Trump

By Eric G. Weiner

Prosecutor: “Mr. Trump, would you state your full name for the sake of the court?”

Trump: “Uh, that is President Trump if you don’t mind.”

Prosecutor: “I’m sorry, for the purposes of this court, and the factual record, you are no longer…

Is The United States Committing Suicide?

By Eric G. Weiner

I am no historian, nor scholar, so I will leave it to more qualified people to provide supportive evidence to this highly speculative idea. I did however; work for 30 years as a psychotherapist, and so have some insight into…

Eric G.Weiner

It is coming up from the dark depths. It is rising and has deadly teeth. We swim merrily unaware on the surface, we splash, and we laugh, and throw Frisbees to each other, and frolic in the surf. But it is coming, and it is coming up fast.

illustration by Ed Emshwiller

Capital Melee — Is Something Missing?

By Eric G. Weiner

So the excitement is over… for now, until the next deadly outrage erupts. The questions, the self-righteousness, and respinning of events, of positions taken, are in full force. It wasn’t Trump supporters, it was Antifa pretending to be his supporters…

By Eric G. Weiner

“Reckless endangerment is a crime consisting of acts that create a substantial risk of serious physical injury to another person. The accused person isn’t required to intend the resulting or potential harm, but must have acted in a way that showed a disregard for the foreseeable…

photo by Eric G. Weiner

By Eric G. Weiner

Well hallelujah, Biden and Harris seem to have won, and barring nefarious moves by Trump and company, they will assume office in January. However we should not celebrate too soon or allow complacency to set in. In four, or possibly, eight years, people will have grown…

Eric Weiner

Was a psychotherapist, photographer, would-be writer for many years; musician/songwriter for very few years. Also a committed long-time vegan.

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