On the surface, it seems we should feel better that the petulant criminal child in the White House is being rebuffed in states that once voted heavily in his favor. I’m talking about the recent governor races in Kentucky and …..
On the one hand, you have a decorated war hero who has served our country for two decades, Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman. Vindman has firsthand knowledge of the quid pro quo . Being a patriotic, principled military man, he voiced his concern up the food chain. Then …..
Sometimes it can be a somewhat daunting task to embrace the day with a look at the news. It’s especially been like this since a certain November day in 2016 when the bankruptcy expert was crushed by 3,000,000 in the …..
“In the Land of Self-Defeat,” is a telling narrative of a rural community in Arkansas that is likely not that dissimilar from other eroding rural communities in America. The author, Monica Potts, a native of the Arkansas community about which she writes, connects the dots …..
A blocked artery near the heart of Bernie Sanders did the Democrats a huge favor this past week. It placed an exclamation point on how two of its front-runners, Sanders and Joe Biden, are, well, friggin’ ancient! If Biden is …..
Being a lifelong White Sox fan, after having also been a fan of that other Chicago team as a kid but departing the friendly confines in the early ’70s, readers might think I’m trying to be snarky here by welcoming …..
He’s nuts. He’s erratic. He’s cruel. He stokes bigotry. He’s incompetent. He doesn’t know what he’s doing, he’s a narcissist. I got personal and I got hateful. I said some ugly things about President Obama that I regret …..
As the economy continues to slow, the massive cash giveaway (“tax cuts”) to the wealthiest Americans has been exposed as the sugar high it always was. (Does this administration get anything right?) The absurd reasoning behind this cash giveaway is …..
I will preface this with the admission that I don’t entirely know what to say or write about the horrific news from Dayton, Ohio. Death that hits close to home has that effect. But I have also found myself feeling …..