George Herbert Walker Bush and Daniel Ellsberg — The Difficulty Of Life

A year ago at this time, "The Post" was one of the most marketed and publicized movies in the United States. The film retold the story of The Washington...

A Thomas Hart Benton Mural, Repurposed as a Writing Desk

All right. Well, take care yourself. I guess that's what you're best, presence old master? A tremor in the Force. The last time felt it was in the presence...

ACC/SEC Yammerin and a lil’ Ramblin’ bout Gamblin’

It’s College football prediction time of year. Your pitcher has thrown to first twice and here comes a lengthy mound visit.  The heat is weighing on your head and...

Does the NFL Have a Credibility Problem?

There are a number of people who believe that the NFL has a deceitful commissioner and a franchise with a questionable name. Most fans know that the league doesn’t...
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Al Gore Makes Another Stop on his Climate Change Crusade

Al Gore took his message of environmental change to the Temple Emanu-El in New York last month.

Nick’s Gambling Picks

Pay off Your Second Mortgage and Put the Sports Book Out of Business With Nick: The Throw it on the Table Ten: I make ten picks over eight games  Forget...

Democrats Will Have to Run the Table To Retake Senate in 2018 Election

In the run up to Tuesday's election we are taking a final look at election 2018, previously we took a look at the Gubernatorial races, with Democrats favored to...

Why not pay the college athletes?

March Madness is now well in the rear view mirror. Next up: College football. But the debate among fans, athletes, parents, and even politicians is over the compensation given...

MSNBC is a Problem — And Doesn’t Want to be a Solution

I wasn't born yesterday. I know nightly television programs in prized time slots need to get ratings and make money for shareholders and parent companies. I know that's important. I...

The Midterms Have a Chance to Toss Things Up on Wall Street

New bipartisan support and policymaking can change many things. Before the outcome of the midterms, and before Democrats gained control of the House of Representatives, it was clear which...