Call to Action: Electoral College Reform

This isn't the first time I've complained about the Electoral College (EC) on this blog. It's an old idea that has endured the test of time and survived into the modern era where we have had at least two elections now that produced a victor that didn't win the popular vote. There are two ideas … Continue reading Call to Action: Electoral College Reform

Open letter to Commission on Presidential Debates

I would like to offer my congratulations to you for once again stifling the opportunity of the American people to learn about more than just two candidates. ¬†This year I believe is going to be the last year that you'll have the opportunity to operate in the shadows quietly supporting the Republican and Democratic parties … Continue reading Open letter to Commission on Presidential Debates

50 minutes I won't get back

So, I watched 50 minutes of the Trump vs. Clinton debate last night, streamed it through Twitter. It's 50 minutes that I won't get back again. I should be angry. I should be frustrated with the choices we've been provided. I'm actually disappointed for the whole damn system. My blame stares¬†aren't directed at anyone in … Continue reading 50 minutes I won't get back

Debating on watching the debates tonight

The first Presidential debate is tonight squaring Trump and Clinton on the "major issues" (selected by the moderator) of America's Direction, Achieving Prosperity, and Securing America. I actually stared at the topics for a long time thinking of how ridiculous they actually are when measured against the growing personal knowledge that we're in a socialist … Continue reading Debating on watching the debates tonight

America is broken

After recently ordering a plush toy and an A-line skirt for my daughters Halloween costume this year, I was surprised to see that it would take both over 2 weeks to arrive to my home. Inspecting further on the eBay listing and confirmation, they're both shipping from China. It got me thinking about how, despite … Continue reading America is broken