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Have We Lost Hope (Hicks)?

Have We Lost Hope (Hicks)?

Who the heck is Hope Hicks? Before last month, I’d never heard of her – and by all rights, I had no reason to. Despite being one of the most-trusted voices in Trump’s inner circle, the 29-year-old communications advisor has by and large flown under... read more
Coming Soon…Cryptocurrencies or Casino?

Coming Soon…Cryptocurrencies or Casino?

We are on it. We look at the ups and downs of cryptocurrencies and give you our picks. For income seekers we sort through dividend producing ETFs. And with President Trump promising a major boost for the nation’s crumbling infrastructure, we share our choices for... read more
Do We Really Need a Talking Stick?

Do We Really Need a Talking Stick?

Remember when you were a kid and had to a pass a “talking stick” to have your say in class? Well, welcome back to elementary school – because our best and brightest in government apparently need to resort to grade school tactics to have an adult... read more

Harvey’s Fall From Grace

Since the 80s, the company Miramax has been behind some of the most iconic and celebrated films.  The Crying Game, Pulp Fiction, Clerks, Shakespeare in Love, and even a few Pokemon movies!  One of the top people at Miramax was producer Harvey Weinstein, who left the... read more

Can Politics Get You Fired?

I’ve talked before about the tricky topic of politics at the workplace.  But in such politically polarizing times, it’s important not to forget.  In liberal workplaces, conservatives feel isolated and won’t reveal their political views for fear of judgement.  We live... read more

The New Obama?

Last month, the Guardian ran a long profile of the 32 year-old Abdul El-Sayed, a doctor born to Egyptian immigrants, who is campaigning for Governor of Michigan.  The article quite unabashedly branded the young would-be politician as “the new Obama”, a “progressive... read more

A Catholic School Without Jesus?

I’m not Catholic, but I do recognize and respect that Catholic schools are, well, Catholic.  And who is one of the central figures of Catholicism, and Christianity as a whole?  Jesus.  While I don’t agree with tearing down Confederate statues on public property, I do... read more