Filed under Donkeys and Elephants (Politics)

Instead of wearing a damn safety pin…

Instead of wearing a damn safety pin…

I have five suggestions for showing solidarity with minorities. None of them involve wearing an accessory. Continue reading

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Cheers Dr. Calvin Ball!!

Do me a favor. If you see Dr. Calvin Ball, District 2 Representative on the County Council, buy him a beer. Buy him a slurpee. Give him 4 tickets to an Oriole’s game (not the cheap seats). Or simply pat him on the back and say “thank you”. The County Council finally passed the nutritional … Continue reading

Why I don’t vote in village elections

It just occurred to me that in the 10 years that I have been living in Howard County I have never voted in my village elections. And in the 10 years that I have lived in Dorsey’s Search I have never paid attention to the elections. And for the 10th year in a row, I’m … Continue reading

About Uncle Ben Carson’s Remarks Regarding Gays

About Uncle Ben Carson’s Remarks Regarding Gays

What’s on my mind? Dr. Ben Carson and his dreadful comments regarding people choosing to be gay.  Here is a man who is lauded as one of the most brilliant surgeons of our time making some very provocative remarks about someone’s sexual orientation. Put a pushpin in that because I’m coming back to that point … Continue reading

The 2015 Women’s Legislative Briefing is coming!!!!

The 2015 Women’s Legislative Briefing is coming!!!!

Yeah baby YEAH!!! Picture it. A college campus in Montgomery County, Maryland on a crisp, Sunday afternoon in January. Information, exhibits, keynote address, riveting workshops, political big wigs from the state and county levels (except Howard County. Sorry!), and smiles, smiles, smiles. The 2015 Women’s Legislative Briefing is coming in a little over a month … Continue reading