…Mull It Over

It’s time for your weekly reminder (from me, anyway) that there’s a lot of political craziness going on out there. Last week I wrote about paying attention and educating yourself. So, what I’m about to say might seem a bit contradictory — step away from the Mueller coverage.

…Standoff

Today I thought I’d do something a little different. I’d like to say thank you. Specifically to the TSA workers who got me through security in record time this morning. In case you’ve forgotten our government has been in a partial shutdown for over three weeks. That partial shutdown means that many government employees are…

…Emancipate

Today is June 19th (aka Juneteenth). It may seem like an unremarkable day, but I assure you it is not. The fact that its significance is not widely known says a lot about how our nation deals with its own dark moments. The original Juneteenth occurred on June 19, 1865. The Civil War had ended…

…Face Your Fears

T minus two weeks until Halloween, which means today is the perfect time to discuss your deepest darkest fears. It turns out that as Americans, we have quite a few of them (according to the results of a new survey). The survey, conducted by Chapman University, asked questions on fears ranging from death to aliens…

…pick it up

Regular readers will recall that back in January my hand was forced, as I begrudgingly shared my 2 cents on the topic of a petition to deport Justin Bieber.

…Have a Handle

One of the more important roles of government is meant to protect the people it serves…whether they like it or not. The city of Vancouver is stretching the limits of this role with a new ban on an item deemed to be too dangerous for its citizens to handle. So what is this newfound threat…