The next president better have a sane foreign policy, or hello, WWIII The coordinated terrorist attack in Paris and elsewhere underscores the need for a disciplined, level-headed foreign policy here at home. When the U.S. … Read more Level-Headed Foreign Policy Needed
The GOP field seems designed to purposefully avoid the White House. I thought Republicans wanted to win back the White House, but now I’m not so sure. After all, they seem to be doing everything … Read more Do Republicans Really Want to Win Back the White House?
We shouldn’t be surprised the reality show host is ‘winning’ the Republican ‘debates.’ Once again, the country is gearing up early – very early – for a presidential election, American style. However, rather than being … Read more Latest Reality Show: So-Called Debates
Republicans complain that Obama ‘acts like a king,’ yet want to elect Donald Trump, the wannabe dictator. For all their complaining about Obama “acting like a king,” Republicans are now supporting the most openly authoritarian … Read more Donald Trump: The Joke Could Be on Us
Keeping democracy healthy Any bad week for Antonin Scalia and the rest of the Cro-Magnons on the Supreme Court is a great week for the rest of America. Finally, gays will be treated like the … Read more Health Care and Democracy Care
They say ‘socialism’ is a dirty word — but Bernie Sanders is here to help clean it up. With Bernie Sanders running for the Democratic nomination for president, we finally have a real people’s voice … Read more Bernie Sanders and the ‘S’ Word
In the Age of the Internet, it is very hard for cartoonists and writers to make money. Help ’em out a bit, won’t you? Thanks! Hello, Humor Times website and magazine readers! We have an … Read more Now You Can Donate Directly to Our Starving Writers & Artists!
The Humor Times celebrates its 24th Anniversary We’ve been poking fun at the powers that be here at the Humor Times for nearly a quarter of a century now! 24 years ago, on April Fool’s … Read more Springing it On You: Humor Times’ 24th Anniversary Issue
When Jon Stewart’s fake news “Daily Show” is America’s most trusted news source, what does that say? It’s getting harder and harder to tell real news from fake news, and even the correspondents we trust … Read more Getting Harder to Tell the ‘Fake News’ from the ‘Real News’
Do we have a democracy, or an oligarchy? There are a lot of reasons for the lopsided results Tuesday, none of them good. Huge dark money expenditures, smearing candidates (and issues) with lies and innuendo, … Read more Oligarchy, or Just the Best Democracy Money Can Buy?