In The Spotlight


The 91st Academy Awards

Every year, the Oscars have something to live down. This year is no exception. So this year’s drama is over the host… or lack thereof. The word is that the show’s producers reached out to several people but couldn’t make anything work… the worst of which was the scandal surrounding Kevin Hart and some insensitive […]


Brett Kavanaugh

Confirming a United States Supreme Court Justice is a big deal. But the process can be convoluted. We just experienced how divided… political… partisan… biased it can be. So we now have our newest Justice… Brett Kavanaugh. But were we best served by the process? Here are some facts to consider: While the Judicial branch […]


Trickle-Down Economics

I’ve wanted to write about trickle-down economics since the last general election, but, I was having trouble figuring out how to do so without incensing liberals and supporting conservatives. Well, I’m a journalist, so, reporting the facts is the first requirement. But, I remembered something from my contracts class in law school… consideration. If I […]


Let There Be Light

I recently had to buy light bulbs. If you’re thinking that’s not really a topic for discussion, you haven’t bought light bulbs recently… Do you know the difference between Incandescent, Compact Fluorescent, LED and Halogen bulbs? Well, its all very scientific, but, I’m going to attempt to provide you with the abbreviated version… Energy efficiency […]


Take a Knee

I’m not sure what delayed me writing this post considering the subject matter… Maybe because its was so much in the news and I tend to avoid all things news – NO NEWS IS GOOD NEWS – But now that the dust has settled, it IS time to give it an audience… So Colin Kaepernick […]



The Jury is Out …


Our Review 1 / 5 - Very Poor
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Anthony Weiner

The Details: Anthony Weiner was a congressman representing the State of New York – Brooklyn/Queens. I think that’s all most people knew about Anthony Weiner until about a month ago. Now we know his wife is Huma Abedin, ...
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The CBS Evening News

So, I’m a news snob. And, having spent the better part of a decade hunting down news, I feel justified as such. My favorite – The CBS Evening News… sorta. I grew up watching CBS local and national news. They a...
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J & G Steakhouse – W Hotel Washington


Bottom Line 2.5 / 5 - Average
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Art and Soul


Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Mercedes-Benz GLK


Bottom Line 3.5 / 5 - Good
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