For Ned…

Two passions combined:

If You Think What’s Going On in WI Doesn’t Matter…

watch this.

Protected: I Could Use Some Moral Support

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

My First Time.

So I posted a comment on the NY Times Ethics blog for the first time. Here’s the connection to the article. I am post #194. Click to go to article. It’s an interesting read.

Jim and Marty Harris

I posted this on facebook, but thought I would add a little here as well. I heard Jim Harris on NPR and if you view the website, you get a little insight into his life and work – amazing. But you don’t get all the war facts he dropped during the interview. It was shocking, […]

Election Day

A piece of Walt Whitman on this historic day:   From 1884   If I should need to name, O Western World, your powerfulest scene and show,   ‘Twould not be you, Niagara – nor you, ye limitless prairies – nor your huge rifts of canyons, Colorado,   Nor you, Yosemite – nor Yellowstone, with […]


I apologize for coming on too strong in advance. I previously said I don’t like to tell people who to vote for, but this goes beyond voting. Despite how much this election represents to me. Maybe I am adding flames to the fire, but the amount any of us writes to the federal government is […]

Risk and Wealth

I have been thinking a lot recently about the nature of wealth and what is fair taxation, etc. I heard Bill O’Reilly talking the other night and accusing Obama of wanting to do wealth redistribution. This got me thinking: “this is something people think of as negative because it means taking something hard-earned from those […]

Unique perspective?

I was listening to a speech by Michelle Obama yesterday afternoon and had a couple of thoughts. I hadn’t really thought much about this until yesterday, but I think Barrack is what this country needs in this era because of the fact that he probably has the best perspective of how economic policies affect the […]


Clinton? Obama? Someone Else?

I’ll just let the title to this post say, and ask, it all.