So, there was an election a week ago. I voted in it, I watched the results. A man won the election without winning the popular vote. And it doesn’t seem like more than six people in our nation of over 300 million are willing to have a rational conversation about it. Some folks seem to […]Read more "So…There Was An Election"
Today is Florida’s primary election. Today, I voted. I’m white, and live in a conservative Florida suburb, but… Today I didn’t shoot anyone with my guns. Today I didn’t bash any homosexuals. Today I treated black people the same way I treat all people. Today I didn’t push my views of marriage on anyone. Today […]Read more "Today I…"
Well, today was the big day. January 20, Inauguration Day. The Big O got sworn in — my guy — Barack Obama. Today, I know that most of my Republican co-workers are going to have a radical paradign shift…now, whenever anything bad comes from Washington, it’ll be because of Obama, and whenever anything good happens, […]Read more "It Starts Today"
It’s been a month since my last post. The big budget bugaboo hasn’t put me out on the street or starved my cat to death or anything. We’re actually doing better now — the price of gas dropped from $4.29 to $2.11 / gallon. I filled up the car yesterday for $35…a month ago it […]Read more "Yes We Did"