"Our republic and its press will rise or fall together." Joseph Pulitzer
Photo: Debra Reid, Sparks Tribune
I hope you understand I just had to go back to the island.
Leon Russell, 1942-2016
apogee of the apocalypse
Barbwire by Andrew Quarantino Barbáno / Expanded from the Sparks Tribune 8-2-2023 / Expansions in blue.
Everybody knows the dice are loaded.
Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed.
Everybody knows the war is over.
Everybody knows the good guys lost.
Everybody knows the fight was fixed.
The poor stay poor, the rich get rich.
That's how it goes. Everybody knows.
Leonard Cohen, 1934-2016