The shotgun approach

Let’s conduct a little experiment, shall we? Here’s a list of all the most prominent stories in the news this week. President Trump continued his feud with a gold star family, claiming that his memory of a phone call with the widow of an American serviceman is “better than hers” and essentially calling her a … More The shotgun approach

Twelve Days

We are twelve days into Donald Trump’s presidency. Twelve days, and I am exhausted. I am mentally and emotionally exhausted by all that has occurred since he took office. Did I mention that it’s only been twelve days? Because I keep reminding myself that we aren’t even a full two weeks into this administration, and … More Twelve Days

Be a better voter.

So I’ve seen this meme circulate in conservative circles, but it’s also been shared by some staunch Bernie supporters (she is still in a primary fight, after all), and I wanted to clear a few things up. Before I get started, I want to note that a majority of the information in this post was … More Be a better voter.

Election thoughts! (and also a note about polls)

My how far we’ve come. Just a year ago, it was all but certainĀ that Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton would be the nominees in the general election. Today, Jeb Bush isn’t even still in the GOP race and Hillary is only just gaining real momentum against her leftist counterpart Bernie Sanders. And then we have … More Election thoughts! (and also a note about polls)

Epiphany

It’s still January, which means it’s technically still a reasonable time for people to makeĀ “new year, new me” posts and commit to resolutions that they (statistically) won’t follow through with by the end of the year. Maybe it’s the cynic in me, but I find myself in a position where I don’t feel the need … More Epiphany