Tag Archives: George W Bush

By the People

I’ve been thinking about our 45th President, perusing his latest Tweets that have become so commonplace, they drone like Muzak on an elevator. It reminds me of FDR’s Fireside Chats, when Americans would gather round their radios to listen to … Continue reading

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Poor Susannah’s Almanac

I was perusing books at the library and came upon a biography on Benjamin Franklin called The First American by H.W. Brands, a prolific, sexy Professor from Austin Texas. I’ve been reading his new book on U.S. Grant, The Man … Continue reading

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Tony Bennett Loyal American?

I’m in the middle of reading “All the Things You Are – The Life of Tony Bennett,” by David Evanier that is written with such tenderness towards his subject that I can’t help being mystified over the remarks Mr. Bennett … Continue reading

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