Joey Vento rightly wants your cheesesteak ordered in English

Joey Vento in December 2007   You gotta love Joey Vento of Geno's Steaks, located at 9th & Passyunk in South Philly. Here is a successful businessman who owns a legendary, iconic Philadelphia eatery who has the guts to publicly stand up for what is right. One of the greatest problems that has plagued our … Continue reading Joey Vento rightly wants your cheesesteak ordered in English

Cities should stay out of living wage business

I feel that a “living wage” is a noble concept, but that it is one that is much harder to pin down as to specifics. Places like Santa Fe, New Mexico, who attempt to regulate business by forcing them to pay higher wages, or who put a heavier burden on their local taxpayers by raising … Continue reading Cities should stay out of living wage business

Can Mike Huckabee go the distance?

Over the past month or so the nation's pundits, broadcasters, and editorialists have been broad-sided by the sudden rise in popularity among grass-roots Republican voters of former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee. Question really should be, why is this such a surprise to them? For months, Republican voters have been telling anyone who will listen to … Continue reading Can Mike Huckabee go the distance?