Tag Archives: Vermont

What If He Doesn’t Go Away?

Thus far Donald Trump has confounded most political prognosticators including me.  We all expected him to have gone away by now.  Many, me included, still expect him to fade away.  This morning a thought struck me: What if he doesn’t?  … Continue reading

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A Democratic What If

I spent 15 seasons coaching basketball at the high school and college levels.  Despite the fact that I was fortunate enough to receive a world class management education I still think I learned the most in life from that experience.  … 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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The Education Gorilla

Political and other stories are filled with 800 pound gorilla references.  The story usually speaks of the 800 pound gorilla in the room that nobody is willing to talk about.  Education often filled that role in politics.  Thus far in … Continue reading

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The Repercussions Of Bad Target Selection

The Black Lives Matter movement has created a difficult needle to thread for politicians – Democratic politicians in particular.  That is both unfortunate and counterproductive for the movement.  It is the later aspect I want to explore today. 

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Earth To Rand

There is a lot of insanity coming out of the Republican Presidential wannabes.  Most of it and the most prominently covered emanates from Donald Trump.  However he does not have an exclusive on idiotic statements.  Kentucky Senator Rand Paul uttered … Continue reading

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Of Bernie And Donald

I guess many of the talking heads have run out of things to say.  Of late I’m starting to hear the comparisons of the Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump campaigns.  Looking at the politics there is almost no comparison. 

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What A Week And More To Come

  Last week was a political news week where a lot happened and much of it is still pending. Instead of focusing on one story I decided to briefly comment on several.  Some of these events are so fast moving … Continue reading

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Hillary Needs Bernie

This is not the story of an adulterous affair between two politicians.  If it were it would get more news coverage and this article would cause my readership to spike.  This is the story of a fact of life in … Continue reading

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Something To Watch

Normally on Sunday I base my column on the big political story of the week that just ended.  Today’s topic has huge potential, may not amount to a hill of beans and flew almost entirely under the radar last week.  … Continue reading

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