To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Gary Edmondson

Gary Edmondson is chair of the Stephens County Democrats. He lives in Duncan, following a sporadic career as a small-town journalist, mostly in Texas, and as an editor of educational audio-visual materials. Some days he's a philosopher/poet, others a poet/philosopher.

Latest Articles

More Than One Way To Deter Foreigners

BY GARY EDMONDSON President Trump is going to build his anti-Mexican wall. Not all of it. But – for the first time, despite his repeated...

High Time For A Personal Temperance Movement

BY GARY EDMONDSON Did you take advantage of any Super Labor Day Deals? How about End of Summer Super Savings Sales? Amazon Prime was past...

Bad Joke On Farmers Who Supported Trump

BY GARY EDMONDSON Earlier this month, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue proved himself tone deaf at a “listening session” where he was hearing complaints from...

A Damsel In Distress Important To Us All

BY GARY EDMONDSON Last week featured the annual Perseid meteor shower, so named because the meteors appear to originate in the Perseus constellation. The standard version...

Trump Sows Hatred; We Reap The Results

BY GARY EDMONDSON To facilitate the writing process, I save news stories under a general “Ammo” folder. I ensile pertinent info under such topics as...

Self-Delusional Dealer Will Cost Americans

BY GARY EDMONDSON Last week, master dealer in self-delusions Donald Trump announced plans to increase tariffs by another $300 billion on Chinese products. Jason Easley of...

Inhofe Ignorant Or Just Insulting?

BY GARY EDMONDSON Just how ignorant is Oklahoma’s Sen. Jim Inhofe? Or how stupid does he think we are? In his DC Digest for the July...

Defeat Then Indict

BY GARY EDMONDSON Candidate Donald Trump colluded with Russian operatives during the campaign – even encouraging them to dig up dirt on his opponent after the...

A New Green Deal For A New America

BY GARY EDMONDSON Two related news items from early this month. From The Oklahoma Observer: “That shockwave felt across carbon country was a U.S. Energy Information...