Wisconsin is a cannabis island in the heart of the Midwest. Surrounded by Minnesota, Michigan and Illinois, all states that have some sort of marijuana legalization, Wisconsin continues to lag a national trend to legalize use of the herb for even medical purposes.
I have avoided weighing in on the 2016 Presidential campaign up until now because I thought Republicans would snap out of their unexplainable worship of Donald Trump and that the progressive movement would win out over the status quo of Hillary Clinton. I was wrong on both points. Worship of Trump on the part of … Continue reading Weighing in on candidates economic policies
(I didn't write this, it's by Elizabeth Esther, but this is pretty accurate.) This is what Depression feels like for me: I’m walking along the beach enjoying the sunset when suddenly, a rogue wave rises up from nowhere and smashes down, sucking me underwater, pulling me out to sea. I toss and tumble, swirl in … Continue reading This is a Story about Depression
Typically, when Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett opens his mouth, stupid falls out. Case in point – his never-ending idea to create a 2.5-mile trolley using $65 million in federal transportation funds. Or his brilliant idea to create a gun violence hotline when we have a perfectly functional 9-1-1 system. However, Barrett’s latest idea is not … Continue reading Tom Barrett’s extortion of St. Marcus
National holiday in China, 2012
This story first appeared on http://www.rightwisconsin.com. In light of the recent fubar with MPS selling the Malcolm X school campus to a developer for $2.something million and then agreeing to rent it back at $1 million a year, I just wanted to let you know what the commotion is all about. St. Marcus should … Continue reading What Makes St. Marcus Great
Not only do I write, but I catch life happening in the lens of my camera. Here are a sampling of some of my favorites: