2016 American of the Year: Kellyanne Conway

  For a decade straight, from 2004-13, this website named an American of the Year. With my writing emphasis switching to baseball over the last two years or so, that tradition was tabled. Baseball is still my primary writing subject. But here at my home website, I'll be getting back to covering political, social, spiritual … Continue reading 2016 American of the Year: Kellyanne Conway

2012 election only just begun

With the announcement last weekend of Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan as the Vice-Presidential running mate for Republican Party standard bearer Mitt Romney, the real race towards Election Day 2012 has finally begun.For American voters, the contrast is stark and the choice is clear: continued big government Democratic Party-led liberalism leaning towards socialism, or Republican Party-led … Continue reading 2012 election only just begun

Rallying ’round Romney

I've been a fan of Newt Gingrich for a long time. At the same time that Gingrich was leading the Republicans to victory in the 1994 congressional elections with his "Contract With America", I was making my own shift from lifelong liberal Democrat to social conservative Republican.Gingrich is a brilliant man, a superb debater, and … Continue reading Rallying ’round Romney