Everyday, I can count on several things: my grumpy 19-year-old cat Ginger will try to trip me as I feed him; the vegetable garden will require watering; and incidences will underline my general ignorance.... Read More
If there ever was a near legendary case of corruption in American politics it was “Boss” William Tweed and his Tammany Hall organization, the Democratic Party in New York City after the Civil War.... Read More
When my father was stationed in Maxwell Field in Montgomery, AL in 1962. I was in the third grade. As was my parents’ habit, my brother and I were taken to museums and other historical sites.
One of those was at the State Capitol building where I saw a bronze star mounted in one of t... Read More