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One Man, One Vote, But No Choice: Gerrymandering is Destroying Democracy

PEYTON MANNING RETURNS TO BOWL GAMES

On Sunday night, Tom Brady proved that middle-aged quarterbacks can still lead a team to victory in the Super Bowl.  But Tom Brady is not the only old quarterback who can star in bowl games these days. 

DONALD TRUMP SEARCHES FOR PERRY MASON

Next Tuesday, February 9, former President Donald Trump is scheduled to go on trial for impeachment in the United States Senate.  His prospects for an acquittal look excellent. 

IF ONLY THERE HAD BEEN A BRIEF CONCESSION SPEECH

Some of the greatest political speeches I have ever heard have been concession speeches. 

BLACK-EYED PEAS COVERED WITH HOPE

On Friday, I will do what I do every year on New Year’s Day.  I will eat a large serving of black-eyed peas while I watch football games on TV. 

I am a southerner and superstitious.  Accordingly, I firmly believe that beginning a New Year with a bowl of black-eyed peas can bring good luck.  And do we need a large serving of luck in 2021!