Just the Ticket for 2016!

Of course I want Hillary to run for President in 2016. Who in their right mind wouldn’t? (No, I don’t think any Republicans are in their right mind these days.) So what about Joe Biden? What about Elizabeth Warren? I think Joe would make a wonderful ambassador. Why not Ireland? Joe’s as Irish as you […]
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Another Threat to World Peace?

While Americans crowd the stores in their annual Black Friday shopping frenzy, storm clouds gather darkly on the global scene. The “breaking news” is China’s declaration of an “air-defense identification zone” over an area of the East China Sea that includes islands claimed by Japan. This move was followed immediately by intrusive flights from the US and […]
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Saying Thanks and Meaning it

Today, Americans say thanks. And (to borrow a line from John Lennon) you know it ain’t easy. Not for me, anyway. I always feel awkward saying thanks. Am I afraid I’ll sound insincere? Or go over the top like Sally Fields in her embarrassingly memorable Academy Awards speech? Hard to tell. And I should be […]
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Let’s Hear it for Vermont!

It was the sun, of course, that brought me to Florida. I just couldn’t stand another dreary winter day in Toronto and I was homesick for the sun-drenched mountains of Jamaica. So, when I slipped on the ice and smacked myself silly (again!), it was the last straw. Within days I had applied for permission to […]
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Dancehall daggering of woman with coal stove on her face – The degradation of Jamaican women must stop!!!

This madness has to stop. First the woman with a block on her face now this. A coal stove!!! The degradation of Jamaican women for entertainment is wrong and must stop. If this is entertainment and fun we are a lost society. Please pray for our nation and do your part to uplift our women…everyone […]
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Rolling Stone Magazine critics Tessanne Chin’s performance from last night

What do you think of the Rolling Stone magazine critic of Tessanne Chin’s performance. Seems our guess blogger who wrote “Blame Adam Levine” maybe on to something. “Giving powerhouse vocalist Tessanne No Doubt’s reggae-tinged “Underneath It All” could go either way when the votes roll in, as Tessanne’s accent was more on display than her […]
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Threats Against the President Cannot be Taken Lightly

You might think that the cascade of threats against President Obama’s life are just so much hot air, that with the internet and the  proliferation of social media, the threats are coming from anonymous trolls harmlessly letting off steam. But remember what happened in Dallas 50 years ago. Remember what happened at Ford’s Theater in […]
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