A Little Light Reading

Well, it didn’t take long for some entrepreneurial soul to try to cash in on the non-collusion results of the Mueller probe. I saw a T-shirt for sale that read: “Russia didn’t make me vote for Trump. Hillary did.” I believe it was $12.95. Given the “us vs. them” climate of the country at the [...]

By |2019-03-29T20:35:21+00:00March 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Running Made Easy

While it remains to be seen if any Republican cares (or is that, dares) to take on Mr. Trump in the 2020 presidential sweepstakes, it’s obvious there are a plethora of Democratic partisans feeling eminently qualified to replace him in the Oval Office. At last count, there were 13 declared candidates, and 12 maybes. Based [...]

By |2019-03-22T21:42:15+00:00March 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Food For Thought?

Franklin Roosevelt had the New Deal. Harry Truman touted the Fair Deal. And now, 70 years later, we have the Green Deal. After FDR took office in 1933, he instigated a series of programs, public works projects, financial reforms, and regulations to respond to needs for relief, reform, and recovery from the throes of the [...]

By |2019-03-15T17:16:09+00:00March 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Smokestack on its back, back, back: Comin’ down the track, track, track . . .

Have you ever taken a nice long train ride? Pre- and post-World War II, trains were the transportation mode of choice, especially if you were heading across the country. Commercial air travel was in its infancy, with a New York to Los Angeles trip involving numerous stops along the way. Trains with names such as [...]

By |2019-03-01T18:05:01+00:00March 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments