Kevin Cramer and America’s Cynicism-as-Ideology

In November 2016, just days before the election that would send Donald Trump to Washington D.C., North Dakota’s lone House Representative Kevin Cramer announced his intent to call for congressional hearings in the new year to ferret out alleged liberal bias in the national news media. “Your FCC license and the liberty that comes with … Continue reading Kevin Cramer and America’s Cynicism-as-Ideology

North Dakota’s Fury Road

Fans of dystopian cinema will recognize the scene: a mismatched collection of somber and sunbaked subjects, most of them left long behind by the masters of a civilization well into its senescence, erect a barricade of wooden pallets, broken tables, and rusted vehicles across a cracked highway as the sun goes down over a big … Continue reading North Dakota’s Fury Road