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Nepo babies

I’ve just discovered a new term that’s been going around the past year, showing I was behind the pop culture curve. However it describes something I noticed quite some time ago so I guess I was ahead of the curve. The term is “nepo baby.” Nepo stands for nepotism. The first ...

Republicans need to pivot on the debt limit — here’s a winning demand

Republicans might not realize ityet, but they’re going to need an off-ramp in the debt limit fight they have picked with President Biden. Democrats are not going to allow the GOP to repeal all the massive spending increases they passed in the first two years of Biden’s presidency, and ...

Violence in national media: how much is too much?

Twice last week I did something I would normally never do by shutting off my nightly news broadcast after hearing the agenda. I did it because nearly every story was going to showcase some sort of violence, some example of man’s inhumanity to man. I really didn’t want to be bombarded by ...

The great chicken egg conspiracy

Poultry houses have slaughtered millions of chickens in the United States to stop the spread of avian flu. The disease spreads quickly and can contaminate egg production. Along with other factors, this has caused a shortage of eggs and a spike in prices. But even some healthy populations have ...