“there have been times throughout American history where what is right is not the same as what is legal. Sometimes to do the right thing you have to break a law.” — Edward Snowden
I dare someone to call this anything less than masculine!
For a couple of years now I have come to believe that the death penalty should not be enforced. By this, I am not saying that the death penalty should not exist or that the death penalty should be abolished. On the contrary, there are acts that are so heinous that justice demands a sentence of death! However, once pronounced, humanity must step in and commute death to life imprisonment…unless the offender consents. Continue reading “Human Life is Sacred: What the death penalty, abortion, birth control, and 9/11 can teach us about the intersection of homicide and suicide”
President Trump is making an issue of saying “Merry Christmas” instead of “Happy Holidays.”
So here’s the thing: when I was an adolescent, I too made an issue of saying “Merry Christmas” and that begs a comparison to President Trump’s petulant soapbox (i.e. is he playing a political angle or just acting immaturely?). Continue reading “Happy Holidays, Mr. President”
I would love to meet President Clinton whom along with President Reagan and Margaret Thatcher I have long regarded as the best post-WWII world leaders.
I would love to meet Richard Gere whose method acting has made him my man-crush for at least a decade.
I would love to meet Rod Stewart because of his clear passion to entertain others and the joy he finds in bringing joy to others.
I would love to meet Sarah Michelle Gellar and David Boreanaz because they were so perfect for their character roles. I also want to meet Charisma Carpenter because she was just super hot!
I would love to meet Madonna to better understand her life and professional evolution.