122. Problems With Police And Riots

In light of recent events, it seems necessary to look at the issue of police brutality and the response we've seen. There are a lot of people, I think, getting this wrong and would like to address these issues.

120. Keep The Old Normal

I don't know about you, but I don't like the talk about a "New Normal." Today's show is a look at things that people are trying to change that may have some other bad consequences.

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103. Irish Influence in America

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, is like to take a look at what the Irish have done in America, beyond just building the railroad. Also, well look at a bit you can do to prepare (and stay prepared) for the Wu Flu.

98. Do Facts Matter?

Do Facts Matter?

My answer is yes... for the most part.

Today, we’ll discuss when facts are important and when an inaccurate statement leads to a fallacious attack on the one asserting an idea.

87. Impeachment Update

This will be a quick episode where I try to capture my basic thoughts on the current impeachment proceedings. I try not to talk too much about the nitty-gritty of politics, but I think that some important ideas to discuss here. "The genius of impeachment lay in the fact that it could punish the man... Continue Reading →

84. The 80/20 Rule Of Politics

The 80/20 rule is often used to find the highest value next steps.

You should ask, "how can 20% of the effort get me 80% of the way to the place I want to be?" 

When I saw Larry Sharpe's tweet about this, I knew he'd struck a cord

68. Don’t Jump The Gun

It's all too common for us to jump to conclusions in the digital media world.

How can we use a little patience and charity to not jump the gun and shoot ourselves in the foot?

That's what we discuss today.

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