Robbing Hood Joe.

My original title was going to be something like... The State of The Union, Robbing Hood Joe, and Wayne's Prediction on How Tonight's Gonna Go. Much better title if you ask me, and I'm constantly amazed at how few people actually do... ask me. But anyway, here's how this thing is gonna go down tonight.…

Daunte Wright…

I wish.... There those two words are again. Another black man that should be alive right now, isn't. I desperately want to be able to leave off black but I can't. Society won't let me. Angry people with an agenda won't let me. When I heard the news, my first thought was that the officer…

Growing Apart.

In the process of trying to understand what causes two people to grow apart, and once safely past the name calling and blame, the sheer vastness of distance between the persons involved can be very humbling. The journey apart may have taken years. It is hard to make up that distance, and that knowledge is…

No Do Overs Here.

I am having more bouts with melancholy these days, and I don't know why. I'm sure I know part of why, but it's deeper than that. More layered than that. So as I look outward, I also find myself looking inward as well for things I've missed that were obvious to others. I have a…

A new and terrible age.

When government and every form of media all have the same master, hard times are sure to follow. There are endless cliches of we the people and second amendment rights and on and on and on, but it's time to wake up. It's time to look around and realize that we are being pursued by…

A Festering Wound, Unattended.

Unattended. We are spending quite a bit of time in Florida right now and we were standing in line at a popular local seafood place in Fort Myers when a woman in front of us asked why the flag was flying at half staff and my wife said to honor Rush Limbaugh. This woman loved…