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1/17/1964

Michelle Obama will turn 45 years old 3 days before her husband is sworn in as President of the United States. Wow. I just turned 43. What the heck am I doing with my life? Not that my life is bad, but wow. Way to make me feel under-accomplished. And aren’t First Ladies supposed to...

And So It Goes!

We ate dinner in front of the tv last night while we watched the election results roll in. Eating in front of the tv is always a special occasion at my house. Last night it was not only special, but also historical. Every time another state was projected to go to Obama, we cheered. Me...

Can’t Ignore It

As apolitical as I am, I can’t ignore the fact that today is Election Day. And I don’t want to ignore it. I voted first thing this morning. And it really felt great. This is the end of an awful era (awful in so many ways) and the beginning of what I hope is an...

Politics As Usual (Pt. 2)

I’m not a very political person and I’m happy with that. But I don’t understand politicians. Some of them, not all of them. Haven’t they figured out yet, based on the past experiences of their peers, that cheaters never prosper. Whether its bribes, payoffs, adultery or pedophilia. The truth about their actions will come out....