Cupid is Stupid

Cupid is Stupid

It’s the 4th Annual reposting of what was an instant classic. Four years ago my first born (now 13) blessed us with a poem that I vowed to re-visit on an annual basis. Compliments of Jack, my little boy genius & obvious Casanova-in-training: “I love...
Welcome to Ferguson

Welcome to Ferguson

“Let’s burn this bitch down.” – Louis Head, step-father to Michael Brown & Ferguson, Missouri citizen. I’d say that’s a strong-to-quite-strong statement made by Mr. Head. At first blush, like many people, I was appalled and a...
Do We Get What We Deserve?

Do We Get What We Deserve?

#Election2014. Thank God that’s over. Howdy Texans, we have a new Governor! For those of you who care, Greg Abbott won the gubernatorial vote over Wendy Davis in a bit of a landslide. I’m thrilled. Not necessarily by Mr. Abbott’s election, but by the...
Ebola? None For Me, Thanks

Ebola? None For Me, Thanks

“If you want to know what’s inside something, just squeeze.” – Whitaker wisdom, date unknown. Grow up in Texas and you’ll pick up any number of colloquialisms, parables, metaphors, and the like…sometimes, you even invent them. This...

NFL, “Not Feeling Lucky”

Ray Rice, meet the Bonfire of the Vanities. Challenged by public outrage and “new” video footage, NFL leadership reversed an earlier decision for a 2-game suspension, and instead they just knocked his ass to the elevator floor. TMZ, easily the king of...