In his historic victory speech in 2008, the-then senator Barack Obama began with these ringing words: “If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible
There is the truth. Then there is the whole truth. Mitt Romney is still lagging behind the president in Ohio, the weather-vane state that has voted for every president since Abraham Lincoln
Once every four years, former British colonies compete to determine who will gain dominance in one of the most democratically unifying competitions on the planet: The World Cup of Cricket. Every individual has his or her favourite team, and today’s heroes can be tomorrow’s goats.
On Sunday, we were pounded by a storm, the magnitude of which I had not seen in years. The thunder rocked the house as I prepared to drive and pick up my oldest child from his job down at the Jersey Shore. Sirens were sounding, and people were speeding to their duties. In the area… Read more »
On this, the week of my 48th birthday, I ask that you indulge me a bit as I play one of my favourite games, “if I ruled the world” or this case, “if I had the ear of the Prime Minister.” I’m currently a passenger in a car making the 90 minute drive from my… Read more »