Opinion

A First Person Account of the Wyatt Detention Center Protest
August 20, 2019 No Commentby

A First Person Account of the Wyatt Detention Center Protest

Pepper spray is an amazing crowd dispersant – I can attest to that. My wife and I took part in ...

HP Lovecraft: His Racism in Context
August 14, 2019 No Commentby

HP Lovecraft: His Racism in Context

There is no question that HP Lovecraft, influential writer of horror fiction and son of Providence, held views that were ...

Philippe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Don't Bet on it, Gigi!: They can't help the scheming -- it's cultural
August 14, 2019 No Commentby

Philippe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Don’t Bet on it, Gigi!: They can’t help the scheming — it’s cultural

Keeping Tradition Alive Kudos to Governor Gig Raimondo for keeping the grand tradition of sleaze in Little Rhody politics alive ...

AltFacts:  Rhymes with Cruller: Hey Dems -- hurts, donut?
July 31, 2019 No Commentby

AltFacts: Rhymes with Cruller: Hey Dems — hurts, donut?

Mueller This Nothing happened, nothing was going to happen and why did everyone think something was going to happen? Robert ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: You Talkin' to Me? Your superior correspondents wonder who the target is
July 31, 2019 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: You Talkin’ to Me? Your superior correspondents wonder who the target is

Dumb and Dumber Phillipe and Jorge have been intrigued by the fight between big media boys CBS and AT&T, which ...

AltFacts: We Wouldn't Have Gone Anyway: Our tin foil hat is at the cleaners
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

AltFacts: We Wouldn’t Have Gone Anyway: Our tin foil hat is at the cleaners

Social Mold What do Facebook, Twitter and the mold under my big toe have in common? They’re all full of ...

Philippe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Good Night, Sweet Prince: Your superior correspondents bid a fond farewell to a state treasure
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

Philippe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Good Night, Sweet Prince: Your superior correspondents bid a fond farewell to a state treasure

See Ya, Pal Phillipe and Jorge lost a good friend when legendary reporter Jim Taricani passed away. It would now ...

AltFacts: Everybody Was Kung-Fu Fighting: They all want to take da bait
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

AltFacts: Everybody Was Kung-Fu Fighting: They all want to take da bait

Divide and KKKonquer For liberals, anti-populists and anyone out there with a shred of compassion, there is only one objective ...

Our Country 'Tis: To celebrate July 4, we asked modern Rhode Islanders what patriotism means to them
July 3, 2019 No Commentby

Our Country ‘Tis: To celebrate July 4, we asked modern Rhode Islanders what patriotism means to them

Stemming from the 16th century neologism “patriot,” the word “patriotism” is obscure, difficult-to-define and has historically conveyed emotions more driven ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: In the Navy: Our arches as simply perfect, Mr. Secretary
June 19, 2019 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: In the Navy: Our arches as simply perfect, Mr. Secretary

P&J Still Awaiting  Federal Jobs At right about the same time that Phillipe & Jorge were about to volunteer to ...