Tag Archives: Mitt Romney

Marco For The Money ?

Marco Rubio is starting to creep into contention in the GOP race.  (Interesting how the word “creep” just came to me.  It could also serve as a pun, an omen or both.)  I haven’t said much about the Senator from … Continue reading

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Questions For Lunch

A little over a week ago I had lunch with a Republican friend of mine who asked me just how serious I thought Donald Trump was about winning the presidency.  My reaction was a smile and my reply was that … Continue reading

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Disrespecting Veterans

Today is Veterans’ Day in America; a day set aside to honor those who are serving or have served America in military uniform.  Though I have never served and am now too old to I still have respect for those … Continue reading

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Un-American Prejudice

This week will be another jam packed with political news.  A GOP presidential debate, the Republican House Caucus’ selection of a Speaker nominee, the Federal Highway Trust Fund running out of money and the election of a new Speaker are … Continue reading

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The Ketchup Bottle In The Barroom

Many of my readers know I coached basketball.  Before hard work and good fortune intersected to provide me with the opportunity to coach at the college level I spent eight years in an “apprenticeship” at the high school level.  During … Continue reading

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When The Germans Bombed Pearl Harbor

The title for this article is purloined from the 1978 movie Animal House.  In it the lead character Bluto, portrayed by the late John Belushi, is a “career student” and member of the worst fraternity on campus.  Bluto, (a terrible … Continue reading

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Same Malarkey; Different Candidiate

I expect the next President to be the Democratic nominee, but if a Republican wins in November of 2016 his name will either be Bush or Kasich.  When insanity comes out of Donald Trump’s mouth, (and little else does), it … Continue reading

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Down The Snake (oil salesman) Hole

The Trump phenomenon is lasting longer than most of us expected or predicted.  That is good news for the Democrats and terrible news for the Republicans!  On the off chance that Trump ended up being the Republican nominee, (and I … Continue reading

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Donald The Third?

I want to stop writing about Donald Trump.  I really do.  The problem is almost everywhere I go and everyone I talk to want to know my opinion of him and his presidential run.  It is like we are all … Continue reading

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Hate Money

Sunday night The Guardian published a story that illustrated another of the evils of money in American politics.  This wasn’t a case of big money; it was a case of hate money. 

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