…Gain the Upper Hand

My ink-smudging, elbow-bumping, scissor-challenged southpaws, today is your day. It’s Left Hander’s Day! As a part-time leftie (softball and golf), I in no way pretend to understand your pain. In fact, sports are one of the few spaces where left-handedness is seen as an advantage. But I would argue it gives you the upper hand…

…Take A Look Back

Today’s the day we all knew was coming, President Obama’s last day in office. Some hoped it would never come, others marked off the days on their calendars. No matter how you feel, it’s here. The last few weeks have been filled with thoughts on legacy and thank you’s  to the Obama Administration. Obviously, not all those thoughts…

…fare well

Whatever political beliefs you subscribe to, I think we can all agree that the tone lately has been an endless parade of “historic” and “unprecedented” (and “unpresidented”) moments. Some have been truly worthy of the description, others have been called that with such insistence that we’ve learned to pick our battles. Tonight, I’m going to…

…Have the Last Laugh

Tonight sees the final White House Correspondents’ Dinner of President Obama’s presidency. And with Larry Wilmore, host of “The Nightly Show” on Comedy Central. as the evening’s entertainer, it should be good.

…listen

Tonight, President Obama delivers his final State of the Union address, and you as a responsible citizen will of course already knew this and planned on tuning in. Because citizens keeping themselves educated and aware of the goings on of great nation’s government is essential to the success of our democracy, but you already knew…

…Account

Twitter welcomed another VIT (Very Important Tweeter) today when the POTUS himself got his very own account (aptly named, @POTUS). If you’re thinking this is old news, President Obama has had a Twitter account for years, he even signs his tweets “BO.” Well then, you would be correct.