Tagged: Scott Brown

And the Winners Are?

And the Winners Are?

Have you voted? Are you planning to vote? I bet most people who plan to vote have already cast their ballots in this dismal election – or at least know who they’re voting for....

Funny, You Don’t Look Jewish – or Cherokee

Funny, You Don’t Look Jewish – or Cherokee

If there’s one thing we Jamaicans know about, it’s being “mixed race.” And we can tell you that you never know how we’re going to turn out. One of my Jamaican colleagues at Amadeus...

This Woman Could Revive the Democratic Party

This Woman Could Revive the Democratic Party

Elizabeth Warren is not just a beacon of principle in a fog of sleaze, a shining example of courage and substance in a political system based on sound bites and “spin.” She is much...

A Ray of Sunshine in a Polluted Political Environment

A Ray of Sunshine in a Polluted Political Environment

When I was very small, my mother wrote in my autograph book, “Laugh and the world will laugh with you, weep and you weep alone.” So I have been casting about for something to...

With the Media Misleading America, it’s Time to Play the “Race Card”

With the Media Misleading America, it’s Time to Play the “Race Card”

As the chatter rains down upon us in the wake of Tuesday’s special election to fill the late Ted Kennedy’s Senate seat, every conceivable reason has been suggested for Republican Scott Brown’s stunning upset...

Honoring the Memory of the Lion of the Senate

Honoring the Memory of the Lion of the Senate

Ted Kennedy must be turning over in his grave.  For forty-seven years he selflessly served the people of Massachusetts. And now this. How soon they forget. But the betrayal of his memory by an...

The Illusionist Skills of Republican Candidate Scott Brown

The Illusionist Skills of Republican Candidate Scott Brown

The American Republican Party has produced a parade of illusionists as candidates in recent years. Now you see one kind of candidate, now you see someone entirely different. Only the candidate’s name remains the...

Tone Deaf Democrats Get a Message They Can’t Ignore

Tone Deaf Democrats Get a Message They Can’t Ignore

The thought of a Republican replacing the late Ted Kennedy in the United States Senate would be laughable if it weren’t so scary. Massachusetts is perhaps the most liberal state in America. Only some...