When Politicians Need a Smack

Lest I be accused of promoting violence, here’s my disclaimer: Violence is (almost) never the answer. I don’t condone a physical response to most things. That said, there are times when politicians need a smack in the head so they start to realize their boorish, sometimes criminal behavior toward reporters has consequences. The first glaring […]

The Hanging Shad’s ‘Apropos of Nothing’

Notes and quotes from the world as I ponder Chris “Beached Whale” Christie’s judgment. It’s the Hanging Shad’s “Apropos of Nothing.”   1. Call Greenpeace. Roll it back into the water. From the department of Unimaginably Bad Decisions…New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie closed the state beaches because there was not a state budget in place. […]