Is this really all it takes to “influence” you people?

You can wander the internet and find all kinds of articles about “influencers”. These are people that make a living […]

Taking back “both sides”

The phrase “both sides” was unfortunately used in a moronic way by our president and has come to be a […]

Holy cow, it’s dusty in here.

A year, really? That’s a bit… unsettling. I’ll admit, that last one was a doozy, but I didn’t think it […]

Make it OK

I’ve been seeing a therapist for a few months now for depression. Together, we’ve figured out that I’ve probably had […]

On My Honor

When I was a kid (I’m pushing 40, so that’s a not insignificant time ago) my Dad could do business […]

To the Iowa Democratic Party: Do Better

Hello, As a civic-minded Iowan, I have contacted my representatives at the state and federal level on multiple occasions. Apparently, […]

What we have wrought.

Politicians have been fanning these flames for years and now they’ve gotten burned. Democrats vs. Republicans. “Conservatives” vs. “Liberals”. These […]

Financial Democracy: What No One Else is Saying

There is a lot of talk lately about how or why we got into our current political predicament. Many seem […]

Don’t Read the Comments

Don’t read the comments. You hear that a lot these days on social media, forums, probably Reddit (though I don’t […]