As the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides-”Democrats failed to understand white, working class, fly-over America.” Trump supports are saying this.  Progressive pundits are saying this.

I WAS BORN AND RAISED HERE, AND I HAD NEVER heard of the riot," Tulsa district attorney Bill LaFortune is saying. He is sitting in front of a massive desk on the fourth floor of the Tulsa County Courthouse.  

With all the euphemisms floating in the air and distorting the reality of our daily lives, one must wonder why some Hollywood mogul has not tapped one of his script writers on the shoulder instructing him or her to pen, at least, a comedy for all of us to cope with the Newspeak inundating our lives.