To Preserve The Law


The oath taken by public officials includes the promise to “preserve, protect and defend” the Constitution. Is this a pointless … More

Who, Indeed


In a recent Washington Post column, Richard Cohen asks intriguing questions about President Obama, “Who is this guy? What are … More

Trust You? Why?


Professor Matthew Dickinson of Middlebury College makes the argument that President Obama needs to get himself out of the Gulf … More

Mayor Pothole


There are many mayors in the country who are not trying to solve all the world’s problems. They are quite … More

Saving the World


Thanks to two wonderful young men, I had a great weekend. My nephew, Jack, graduated from Middlebury College and I … More

A One-Term President


It is now a virtual certainty. Barack Obama is a one-term President.  This opinion is not based on the comments, … More

Archie and the Pharisees


Archie Bunker, of All in the Family could go down as the most damaging fictional character in American history. Before … More