Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 07.14.2018 Hurry Up and Wait Hurry up and wait, I learned that phrase when I was in the Navy, in boot camp, where every day was an exercise in patience, standing in long-lines for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and every other little thing we had to do. Hurry up and wait. This […]Read more "Hurry Up and Wait – Editorial, The Week in Review"
Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 05.19.2018 There was another school shooting yesterday. In Santa Fe, Texas, a teenage boy with a shotgun and a revolver, guns he had taken from his dad, went to his school and killed ten people, his classmates, and others. He wounded ten more, including the […]Read more "Fear, Anger, Hate, and Violence – Part II"
Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 05.05.2018 Guns The National Rifle Association is holding its convention this week. Trump and his V.P. spoke there yesterday. The NRA spent over thirty million dollars on the advertising during the presidential campaign in 2016 in support of their ticket. They are a non-profit, they are […]Read more "Guns"
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Today is a day of beginnings. A small miscalculation at the outset, a subtle deviation from the plan, will cause you to miss your mark by a wide margin, cause you to never reach your end, or to end in a place […]Read more "New Year’s Day 2018"
Presidents Day 2017 Monday, February 20th Presidents are human beings. They have all been men, flawed men. some have had heroic attributes. All of them have had craven moments. There have only been forty-four of them, until now, the 45th. A couple of other presidents have barely made it into office, only a handful […]Read more "Presidents Speak for Themselves – A Reflection"
Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 11.26.2016 I guess we will get numb to things. A human being can get use to anything, even the idea of a President Trump. Accepting it was easy, because it is what it is. Understanding how it happened is another matter altogether. Understanding […]Read more "The Third Week of Trump"
Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 10.08.2016 May You Live in Interesting Times ~ Ancient Curse Part Seven The news broke yesterday; Donald Trump, T-Rump, in his own words, talking about women. He was riding on a tour bus with a television host; Billy Bush, from Access Hollywood. […]Read more "May You Live in Interesting Times ~ Ancient Curse (Part Seven)"