Paul McGann as the Doctor The Night of the Doctor

My review of Steven Moffat's surprise Doctor Who episode with Paul McGann Summary: The prospect of his death won't make the Doctor fight the Time war but what about someone else's? Plot:   A young gunnery officer send out a distress signal as she is crashing, the ship indicates she needs a doctor and to her … Continue reading Paul McGann as the Doctor The Night of the Doctor

Why is Illinois So Corrupt?

Illinois may be the Land of Lincoln, but it is also the land of the corrupt George Ryan, Rod Blagojevich, Tony Rezko, and Jesse Jackson Jr. In Chicago, thirty-one alderman have been convicted of crimes since 1972. From "Honest Abe" to a national joke: What went wrong? The root of the problem is ethnicity and … Continue reading Why is Illinois So Corrupt?

Dear Archbishop of Westminster: THERE IS NO OTHER HAND!

I am a Catholic who writes for a living in the hope that my readers will like my writing enough to allow me a living. The extent of my knowledge of the faith is my life, the example of my family, what I've and seven years of Catholic Elementary School You are an Archbishop a … Continue reading Dear Archbishop of Westminster: THERE IS NO OTHER HAND!

Brooks Robinson Sachin Tendulkar and Player Value

Mr. Rickey, I thought when I signed the contract I signed for one thing. There is a ‘W’ column, and there is an ‘L’ column. I thought it was my obligation and duty to put as many as I could under that ‘W’ column. Leo Durocher Nice Guys finish last. Kirk: Mr. Spock, have you … Continue reading Brooks Robinson Sachin Tendulkar and Player Value