When Donald Trump descended the escalator at Trump Tower in New York City on June 16th, 2015 to announce his candidacy for president, he began what he would call a “movement.” He shared his vision for the country, which he epitomized with the slogan “Make America Great Again.” Yes, we’ve all seen the hats. Originally … More Making America Great Again. For real.
Dear Mr. Brady, Wow. Truly, wow. When the going got tough, you never gave up. You put trust in your coaches and teammates, and pulled off the greatest comeback in history. You got that fifth ring. I’m not writing to ramble off your accomplishments or statistics. You know them. You don’t even really care about … More An Open Letter to Tom Brady
Fifteen years ago, then-Boston Red Sox President Larry Lucchino famously dubbed the New York Yankees the “Evil Empire.” They had just outbid his Sox for Cuban reliever Jose Contreras, again flexing their muscles as the economic powerhouse of Major League Baseball. The rivalry was alive and well. Sadly, with the likes of Pedro Martinez, David … More What the Hal were you thinking?
With Super Bowl 51 just days away, there are countless questions looming on the minds of New England Patriots fans. Can the Patriots’ secondary contain Atlanta Falcons star Julio Jones? How awkward will it be if NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has to hand the Lombardi Trophy to the Patriots? Is Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan really … More It’s time to leave Tom Brady alone
My great-grandfather, Benjamin Kizner, came to this country through Ellis Island roughly a century ago. Like so many immigrants, he left Eastern Europe and arrived in the United States in search of a better life. The American Dream. If it were not for his courage and vision, I would not be here today. My … More President Trump’s Immigration Ban is Disgustingly Un-American
I don’t know about you, but I have had enough. I have had enough of the polarization. The hatred. The intolerance. The accusations and mistrust. We are the United States of America. And it is time for us to buck up. The 2016 Presidential election was divisive, to say the least. It exposed the deep-seated … More Post-Election Thoughts