An open letter to Dr. Ben Carson

Photo credit: http://www.affairscloud.com/banking-awareness/letter-writing/ Dr. Carson, I write to you today as a 21-year-old college student living in Birmingham. I write not to argue or criticize, nor to donate money to your campaign or hold a “Carson 2016” sign. I write, simply, with a message. You are quite an interesting character. I have been watching your … More An open letter to Dr. Ben Carson

Trumptastrophe: Examining The Donald’s Impact Thus Far

I can honestly say that I didn’t think I would be writing a post like this just two months ago when Donald Trump announced that he was running for president. I gave him a month before his poll numbers plummeted, and boy was I wrong. The Donald is surging, leading every other Republican candidate in every … More Trumptastrophe: Examining The Donald’s Impact Thus Far

2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates, COME ON DOWN!!

Time for the Democratic presidential candidates list! Let’s be honest here: this list won’t be nearly as extensive as the Republican list, which I had to break into two separate blog posts. For that I am thankful, because finding that many embarrassing pictures of politicians takes a lot of time and mental scarring (seriously, Google “Chris Christie … More 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidates, COME ON DOWN!!

2016 Republican Presidential Candidates, Come On Down! “Snowball’s Chance in Hell” Edition

As I mentioned in my other list of Republican presidential candidates, I categorized them all into two groups. The candidates featured in this list are all long-shots for the nomination and the general election. And when I say “long-shots,” I’m talking about hundreds of miles of obstacles between them and the presidency. The short version here … More 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates, Come On Down! “Snowball’s Chance in Hell” Edition

2016 Republican Presidential Candidates, Come on Down! “We Might Actually Have A Chance” Edition

Yes, I’m back to election stuff already. No, I’m not sorry.  Okay, I’m a little sorry. But only a little. For this post, I’d like to take a minute to step back and look at the big picture. I’m sure I’ll be providing plenty of election input on individual candidates and issues for quite some … More 2016 Republican Presidential Candidates, Come on Down! “We Might Actually Have A Chance” Edition