President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General and Congressman Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA. That’s a longtime immigration hardliner to deal with the illegal alien problem, and a Tea Party pragmatist to gather intelligence on radical Islamic terrorism. These are not the picks of a president preparing to capitulate. It […]
I figure truly brilliant artists have to do “only” two things well. Having a good idea is necessary, of course, but it might also be the lesser of the two things. The genius is usually in the expression of the idea. Whether an artist is a painter, a writer, a musician, or whatever, it’s transferring […]
Well, first of all, I keep waiting for the crazy to abate a little, but I’m not sure it’s going to anytime soon. Donald Trump won the presidential election a week ago. Mostly, what I think about what’s happened since then is that nearly everyone, but mostly people who oppose his victory, is in a […]
I don’t know what it’s like to go to war. However, as I accumulate years as a happy husband and father, I appreciate veterans’ sacrifices all the more. Thank you.
And then I wiped the sleep out of my eyes and set my feet onto the reality of it. Donald Trump will be the 45th President of the United States. The discontent is real. That’s been clear for some time. Several years ago I began imagining a candidate who could positively channel it and win […]