The Other McCain

"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler

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After 22 months — and more than 3 million hits — on a Blogspot platform, we are now about seven hours from going live at our new WordPress home. It will take a while to get everything (e.g., the blogroll) moved over from the old site, and we’ll be tinkering with the design over the […]

Czar d’Oz Episode X: Dénouement

by Smitty Start with the Czar d’Oz Announcement Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO […]

Czar d’Oz Episode IX: Lab

by Smitty Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO vehicle, they have made it to […]

Czar d’Oz Episode VIII: Seattle

by Smitty Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO vehicle, they have made it to […]

Czar d’Oz Episode VII: Vancouver

by Smitty Start with the Czar d’Oz Announcement Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO […]

Czar d’Oz Episode VI: Sandog

by Smitty Start with the Czar d’Oz Announcement Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO […]

Czar d’Oz Episode V: Vegas

by Smitty Start with the Czar d’Oz Announcement Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO […]

Czar d’Oz Episode IV: Porch

by Smitty Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. Making good their escape in the experimental TOTO vehicle, they have made it to […]

Czar d’Oz Episode III: TOTO

by Smitty Announcement Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. Making an early trip to the local seat of government, they uncovered information pertaining to an experimental time machine located in Seattle. “He could…” [Murdoch's office. Murdoch is fat, balding, opulently dressed, and seated facing […]

Czar d’Oz Episode II: Wreckage

by Smitty Announcement Synopsis: In the year 2112, the characters retreated to a basement shelter to weather a monster tornado. “…and it explains…” [A dark stage. Martin's limbs randomly spasm, causing a loud metallic clamor. Zeda turns on a dim light, and the characters begin to stir. Zeda lights the room dimly.] Zeda: It’s time […]

Czar d’Oz Episode I: Incoming

by Smitty Start with the Czar d’Oz Announcement I. Incoming “This is not a test. The Obama Weather Service…” Julius “Scare” Crowe: [Addressing a lecture hall] American history can be viewed in three stages: pre-Progressive, Progressive, and Modern Obama. The pre-Progressive phase was the worst. The tyranny of an English autocrat was rejected, triggering a […]

Announcement: Czar d’Oz

by Smitty Awash, after the fashion of a country wrecked by a tsunami, in the reviews of the previous efforts of Porch Manqué Productions, we called a meeting. Stacy flopped down on the dilapidated couch, expelling a cloud of dust, through which cover at least two cats made their escape. “OediPOTUS Wrecks and Waiting for […]

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