Fobs. They have become gatekeepers to enjoying and completing many of our everyday routines. They (de)activate our cars. (Un)lock our front doors. Demagnetize our offices entrances. They also act as miniature weapons of racial profiling via door clicking.
As a weekend hiking excursion, we drove northeast from Seattle and decided to trek within the forested bliss of Mount Baker National Forest.
I offer My Two Cents regarding the the breathtaking behavior of Brett Kavanaugh; the Donald John Trump nominee for a seat on the Supreme Court of the United States. I saw in Brett Kavanaugh a dangerous level of clearly naked, unapologetic, brazen, white, male, affluent privilege.
Allowing room for the human element and the possibility that people eventually see the light, I think the deterioration of my aunt’s health was the straw that broke the camel’s back. All the previous rage-inducing mischiefs committed by the Golden Child were never properly contextualized for my father and his enabling siblings to finally see them for what they were – the acts of a person they enabled for years.
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