Charlie Baker and Karen Polito in Lunenburg 3-2-14

Today I was in Lunenburg Ma at the Harley House Inn & Tavern where a line of cars covered the street as Charlie Baker and Karen Polito: Filled up the main room at the Harley House in taking pictures and Rubbing shoulders with about 100 of the GOP faithful who came from the surrounding towns. … Continue reading Charlie Baker and Karen Polito in Lunenburg 3-2-14

What Would Reagan Do?

By Pat Austin I'm missing Ronald Reagan today. It seems inconceivable to me that we have fallen to such low regard in the world, with our weak, inept leaders, that Russia is once again spitting in our face and laughing behind our back.  It could not be more clear that Vladimir Putin thinks that President … Continue reading What Would Reagan Do?

Ex-con Chicago alderman back on ballot latest Illinois embarrassment

By John Ruberry Isaac "Ike" Carothers used to be a Chicago alderman until he pleaded guilty to accepting bribes from a developer seeking a zoning change. Ironically, his father, William, was convicted on similar charges three decades earlier  when he served as an alderman in the same part of Chicago. Carothers is on the ballot … Continue reading Ex-con Chicago alderman back on ballot latest Illinois embarrassment

Monsters University A Victory in the Culture Wars

All these tremendous leaps forward have been taken in the dark. Would Rutherford ever have split the atom if he hadn’t tried? Could Marconi have invented the radio if he hadn’t by pure chance spent years working at the problem? Are these amazing breakthroughs ever achieved except by years and years of unremitting study? Of … Continue reading Monsters University A Victory in the Culture Wars