The article analyzes Trump’s legal ability to save himself and his associates through his pardon power. The analysis also examines what charges Mueller might be able to bring should Trump try to pardon potential co-conspirators, or even himself.
Hank is trying to survive after graduate school while saddled with mounting student loan debt. He speaks with his loan service provider about his options.
The U.S. government recently published a report on climate change, but you may have heard nothing because the Trump administration dismissed its findings. We all must heed these latest warnings. #ClimateChange
Five of my current favorite podcasts, covering culture, news, and politics.
A pure joy – that’s the best way I can describe A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Not only will you learn lessons in sophistication, but more importantly, what it means to have purpose.
Last winter I ventured to Ivan Ramen, and it didn’t disappoint. With temperatures in New York City dropping again below 50 degrees on a consistent basis, ramen recently called back. […]
As I near the end of my 30th year, which I bemoaned in a previous post (A Letter To My 60-Year Old Self), I am making a concerted effort to […]
There is a lot of noise in the media and from the President’s twitter account in advance of the U.S. Midterm Elections on Tuesday, November 6. Sifting through this morass […]
The United States midterm elections take place on Tuesday, November 6. If you have not already done so, you should review the candidates appearing on your ballot at http://www.vote411.org. This […]
Many may know this fact by now, but Stephen King, the decorated novelist, once wrote a non-fiction book. Although I am fairly late to the game, considering he published On […]
This past week, Kevin Durant showed Seattle some love. It was the city where he started his career after the Sonics drafted him with the second overall pick in the […]
What a delightful read. I purchased this book at an independent bookstore in Austin, Texas (BookPeople). Nothing about it screams Austin, nor does it have anything to do with Texas […]
I have not shied from voicing my displeasure toward the Republican Party as of late. Too often in the past they’ve taken the moral high ground, particularly during the Clinton […]
Much has been said about George Orwell’s classic, 1984, as of late. This dystopian novel has recently shot to the top of the bestseller list in the current age of […]
Felix Hernandez has always been one of my favorite ballplayers. Ever since entering the Show in 2005 as a 19 year old, he has dominated Major League Baseball (MLB) hitters. […]
Donald Trump repeatedly promised to “drain the swamp” during his 2016 campaign for President. Instead, he flooded it. Former EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s resignation on July 6th following numerous allegations […]