…Tell the Story of Tonight

Tonight the Peggy Tour of, “Hamilton,” opens on the 262nd birthday of the musical’s namesake and inspiration. To put it another way, this runaway hit is about to drop “in the middle of a forgotten spot in the Caribbean.” Although, for the next two weeks (at least) Puerto Rico is very much not forgotten. For…

…Reflect

Happy Presidents’ Day! Originally established to celebrate one president (George Washington), it now honors the office and all who have held it (hence the plural possessive apostrophe). Punctuation and grammar aside, today offers the perfect opportunity to consider the wisdom of past presidents.

…Hail the Chief

Happy day in between Valentine’s Day and Mardi Gras! More commonly it’s known as President’s Day, or is it Presidents’ Day? There’s an ongoing debate over where that apostrophe should go. Technically according to the original federal statute, designating the third Monday of February in honor of our first president, today should be known as…