Fear is the Worst Political Emotion

This year presents a strange juxtaposition of the American holiday season with its Presidential election cycle.  On the one hand, the narratives that lie at the heart of American Thanksgiving and Christmas are tales of incredible courage and character in the face of insurmountable obstacles, while on the other hand, the most popular Presidential candidates […]

Let’s Stop Using the ‘F’ Word.

Nope, not that word.  Shame on you for thinking it.  I’m thinking of another word that can be nearly as effective as that one. Let’s turn our attention to another “F” word, a word that likely halts more meaningful conversations than the four letter one.  I’m very familiar with this word, as I grew up in a […]