Politics has always been personal, but now we are in a strange place. We are divided as a country, but still: we all seem to want the same thing. Freedom, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; good jobs, access to quality healthcare, good schools, and well...the list goes on. Our new President . . .
In this current political climate, it's hard to sit down with people who don't see things eye-to-eye with us. . . .
Thanksgiving is almost here, and ironically arrives just after the election. This year, things are going to be a little more tense, a little less thankful, and a lot more painful and heated if the subject of politics comes up while eating some turkey and pumpkin pie. What do you do when you visit . . .
I tend to keep my own politics separate from this blog. But today, I can no longer keep silent and agree that we are all united as Americans despite our differences. Because I don't know if we all agree on what being an American truly means. . . .
We've all heard the advice: don't talk politics on a fist date, because politics and dating don't mix. But it's election season, and chances are the subject of politics will come up. So what do you do? Casually avoid the topic, or make a joke to distract your date? . . .
I read a story in Salon about a new dating site for those feelin' the Bern - BernieSingles.com. Yes, for all the political junkies on the left - a Bernie fan hook-up site does in fact exist. You might have a hard time joining though - the site has crashed several times since its launch this past . . .