Category Archive: Big-Mouth Bob’s Big Mouth

Commentary on Immigrants, Terrorists and Guns

Has the Republican Party abandoned both reason and common sense?

Commentary on Right-Wing Radio

Is President Trump’s constant stream of lies or his defense by right-wing radio more appalling?

Commentary on Healthcare

As President Trump and the Republican members of Congress try to repeal Obamacare and come up with a replacement, I have a suggestion.

Commentary on School and Poverty

As a criminal defense lawyer who has been in practice for over 40 years, I know first hand that the vast majority of those serving time in prison for committing violent crimes are… Continue reading

Oscars Best Short Film, Live Action Nominees

The five nominated films in this category are an interesting collection. Two of them deal with the immigration issue that is haunting so many countries other than the United States.

Oscar Predictions for 2017

Once again, the Oscars are upon us, and it’s time that I stare into my admitted fuzzy crystal ball. I wouldn’t go to Vegas and bet on my predictions, but I’m not afraid… Continue reading

You’re on Your Own at the Theater for a Week

First of all, we survived a splendid snowmobiling trip to Yellowstone, though my grandchildren still believe that I put their lives in danger.

2017 Oscar-nominated Animated Shorts

For me, it was relatively easy to pick the Oscar winner. Pixar brings us a lovely little film, but I hope that their powerful influence does not guide them to an Oscar deserved… Continue reading

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