The Republican Kavanaugh Hypocrisy

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 administration (where we discussed the President's sex life for 2 full years), only to smack themselves with hypocrisy once one of their own fails to…

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I Am No Longer a Republican – A Millennial Perspective

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 of corruption, graft, and misuse of public funds is only at the surface of a swamp deluged in the Trump administration's moral sewage. From Wilbur Ross's…

Student Loans at 8.5%: A Government Created Crisis

This past Friday, May 25, the Wall Street Journal published an article about an orthodontist who currently has over $1 million in student loan debt.  Dr. Mike Meru, the orthodontist, pays over $1,500 per month, but in about two decades, his balance is expected to balloon to $2 million.  His original principal balance was $601,506. …

The Crazy Case of Michael Cohen

The Michael Cohen case fascinates me.  Here is a lawyer who cut his teeth trying small-time car accident cases inside a Queens, N.Y taxi garage.  He was basically an automotive version of an ambulance chasing, personal injury attorney. Cohen's Taxi and Gambling "Empire" Before joining the Trump Organization, Mr. Cohen, in addition to "practicing" law,…

Let’s Dance – March Madness 2018

Break out your dancing shoes.  March Madness 2018 is here.  Beginning Thursday, the mania will commence.  America's productivity will falter.  Attention spans will lapse.  Water cooler talk will include analysis of Virginia's "Packline" defense, whether Kentucky is the most dangerous team in the tournament, Villanova's relatively easy path to the Final Four, and so much…

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Guns: Can America Finally Address this Epidemic?

Already in 2018, there have been more than a dozen school shootings in the United States.  We are only in March. In November 2017, a little over a month after the Las Vegas shooting, we asked "Where is the Outrage?  A Call to End America's Gun Epidemic."  Even though almost 60 people died in that…