Author Archives: William Skink

About William Skink

I'm a poet and political cynic living and writing in Montana. You can contact me here: willskink at yahoo dot com

Montana Special Election Open Thread

by William Skink Tomorrow is the last day to vote in Montana’s Special Election. With time ticking away, and leading in the polls, all Gianforte has to do is not assault a reporter from the Guardian. Montana’s Special Election has … Continue reading

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Some Lives Matter, Some Lives Don’t

by William Skink True equality has never, and will never, exist. There is no level playing field. Some lives matter more than others. That’s just the way it is. Many liberal-leaning people will no doubt recoil at such a brazen … Continue reading

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Central Committee

by William Skink I would like to dedicate this video to the Rob Quist campaigned who texted me on a beautiful Sunday as I am trying to get things done before starting another work week. Please give my regards to … Continue reading

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What the ISIS Smear Signals About Democrats

by William Skink I was thinking that maybe I would try to repress my gag reflex and vote for Rob Quist. That thought had been building, but it quickly disappeared when I saw the latest stupid desperate smear of Greg … Continue reading

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On Trying In Spite Of It All

by William Skink Bombardment. Overload. When I get the Comey comatosee out of my system, it’s the too-much-of-it-all I keep coming back to. And it pisses me off. There is no time between scandal to take a breath, to pause. … Continue reading

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Comey Not My Homie

by William Skink My reaction to the news of the last 9 days is to ryhme Comey with words like Homie and Bologna. I use images like Sean Spicer dressed as a bunny, and George Bush hugging a person dressed … Continue reading

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My Wasteland My Missoula

by William Skink Working on some sounds, I decided to bring in T.S. Eliot for some content. This is what happened:

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The Ugly of Medicaid in Montana

by William Skink Medicaid in Montana is a multi-headed beast targeting different populations, expanded under the ACA. No one really knows everything there is to know about the various programs, even the institutions that should know, like the Office of … Continue reading

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Another Dem Bites The Dust?

by William Skink Had Montana Democrats not fucked up another congressional campaign, this state could have sent an exhilarating jolt to the resistance against Trump. I still don’t think Amanda Curtis would have won had she been selected, but her … Continue reading

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James Comey, You’re Fired!

by William Skink The firing of James Comey will be good for non-stop news coverage for the next couple of news cycles. Does anyone actually believe the reason Comey was fired was because of how he handled Hillary’s email scandal? … Continue reading

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