American Life

A Bit of Americana

“Past – the school houses – take it slow – let the little – shavers grow – Burma Shave” Most of today’s generation have never even heard of Burma-Shave, but ask anyone who lived from the 1920s to the early 1960s, and you will mostly likely bring up a few... Read More

Our World

Unlike English, nouns in French are designated as either masculine or feminine.  A house is feminine, “la mansion,” while a pencil is masculine, “le crayon.”  So what gender is a computer? A group of men might reason that computers are feminine (“la computere”)... Read More

Removing the spin

For three years we’ve heard Nadler and Schiff tell anyone who would listen that they had “proof” of Russian collusion on the part of the Trump campaign, so in light of the recent IG report I decided to write this commentary and do something novel in... Read More