Category Archives: Articles

I’d Even Accept Help From the Mooch

Alan Zendell, August 19, 2019 That’s how bad it’s gotten. Short of the Devil, I’d accept help from anyone. But the Mooch? Today, Anthony Scaramuchi, who served as Donald Trump’s Communications Director for eleven days, two summers ago, announced that … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Long View – Why Trump Will Fail

Alan Zendell, August 16, 2019 Every day I hear people moan about how Trump is going to be re-elected. That defeatism is not only depressing, it’s dead wrong. While the Democrats proved in 2016 that they are uniquely capable of … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

We’d Seen This Movie Before – Until Biden Changed It

Alan Zendell, August 8, 2019 On Monday, we heard our president mouth the empty platitudes and lies we expected from him. What does it say about a leader that he can’t utter comforting words or state truthful intentions without reading … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

American Carnage

Alan Zendell, August 4, 2019 What do Mississippi, California, Texas, and Ohio, the reddest state, the bluest state, and two red states that may be turning purple, have in common? Until this week most people would have said, “Not much.” … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Six Commandments

Alan Zendell, August 2, 2019 In 2016, the Democratic National Committee effectively tilted the Primary playing field to Hillary Clinton’s advantage by controlling the so-called super-delegates. While I would hate to see that misguided abuse of power repeated, the five … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Maryland’s 7th Congressional District and Elijah Cummings

Alan Zendell, July 28, 2019 Context is everything. To be clear, I’m writing this as a white voter from an affluent, racially diverse county in central Maryland. Our median household income is nearly twice the national average. Our population is … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Customer Service

Alan Zendell, July 26, 2019 As we watch our treasured institutions – truth, civility, respect for law – continue to recede in the rear view mirror of the Trump presidency and we cling to what remains, it’s easy to become … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments