Trump and the Press – Round One

  As a frequent critic of just about everything, I cannot help but wonder how the next four years are going to play out. There are times when I take Continue Reading →

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Catfight in Washington Over Russian Meddling

There are a few simple facts you must understand to appreciate our latest “news” obsession, the hacking of the Democratic National Committee. The DNC is a private political enterprise. Russia Continue Reading →

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Memories of Christmas 1969

One of the fun parts about writing an article is when I can break from my normal routine of pontificating on current events and politics, and focus on matters that Continue Reading →

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Champagne

Levels of sweetness Extra Brut (most dry) Brut (most common) Extra Dry Sec Demi-Sec Doux (sweetest) Opening Champagne To reduce the risk of spilling or spraying any Champagne, open the Continue Reading →

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A Press Renaissance Is Needed

Anyone who may doubt the importance of a free and independent press needs only to look at how the presidential election was covered. Our Founding Fathers put forth the 1st Continue Reading →

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Cherry Picking The Truth About Electoral College

On Monday, the next procedure of our nation’s presidential selection process will take place. The Electoral College will gather in their respective meeting locations and submit their votes for the Continue Reading →

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What A Crock Recipe: Egg Nog Mousse

Eggnog Mousse TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling YIELD: 4 servings Ingredients 2 teaspoons unflavored gelatin 2 cups reduced-fat eggnog (I used full fat) 2 tablespoons sugar (super fine Continue Reading →

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America’s Game: The 2016 Army-Navy Game

Today is America’s Game – The Army/Navy Football Game is like no other sporting event in the world. Today America’s finest, the Cadets of West Point and the Midshipmen of Continue Reading →

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The Need For Transparency

  “Transparency is not about restoring trust in institutions. Transparency is the politics of managing mistrust.” – Ivan Krastev There used to be a time when we knew a political Continue Reading →

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Why Endorse Lesser Of Two Evils?

When faced with a problem, I sometimes ask, “What if we did nothing?” Aside from the blank stares I often get, eventually my statement gets the better of the individuals Continue Reading →

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