Hopefully, Lemuel’s enthusiasm is contagious

Most people enjoy what they do. Not everyone shows it, so sometimes it’s not so evident. Of course, you can enjoy what you do...

Another Leap Year ‘wow’

Wow, another four years has passed and it’s once again leap year. A belated Happy Birthday to Rod Heath (10th birthday), and Kelly Sommers...

How to cool down Trump

“Hell,” said Alabama’s Democratic Gov. George Wallace before roiling the 1968 presidential race, “we got too much dignity in government now, what we need...

Bluffton International Airport approved

In a tactical political maneuver without equal, Mayor Ted Ellis has received final approval for Bluffton International Airport from the Federal Aviation Administration and...

Welcome to Europe

Donald Trump will never be mistaken for a cosmopolitan, but he will bring a distinctively European flavor to the 2016 presidential election, should he...

Muses on Leap Year

Leap Year comes but once every four years. The presidential election year parallels that schedule. Due to political advertising and bickering it seems way...

A Trumpian tornado bears down on GOP

It is shaping up to be a presidential race between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. Both have historically high negatives. Trump is well...

Some unexpected benefits of my smartphone

I stumbled across a report this week from the Pew Research Center about smartphones and their users. The numbers from the 2015 report weren’t all...

The GOP battle for Michigan

DEARBORN, Mich. — It is here in the industrial Midwest, not in the South, where Ted Cruz’s audacious theory of the 2016 race was...

How Dixie rules the GOP

MADISON, Wisc. — The Super Tuesday primaries underscore how super Southern our presidential nominating process has become. This makes our way of picking standard- bearers...