The Perils of Hanging with Younger People

Play with snakes and sooner or later, ya get the fang. It’s a real pain hanging out with younger types, particularly Millennials. I’m talking about beautiful and successful Gen Y-ers. It’s a nice consolatio...

Obama, the N-Word

The N always knows best. No, not the N-Word that immediately springs to the minds of most.  Not the N-Word that, for people of non-color (or PONC), is prohibited, while used happily and freely by those who ...

How will you celebrate the Shutdown?

A government shutdown may come at midnight. Feels like New Year’s Eve to me and I will celebrate, if the shutdown does occur. You are all invited to join me. I will undoubtedly feel a thrill up my leg as th...

The Plight of the Melanin Poor

  The pursuit of happiness (in my case, read:  “fun”) is the usual agenda for Texas Belle.  And while she normally is successful in those pursuits, occasionally real life can be a party pooper.  Per...