A friend of mine googled my name and in his search he found a poem which was written by Dan Tocchini.  When I read the poem, I really connected it with times of despair in my own life. I was deeply impacted by its content,...

Multiculturalism is becoming vogue in America’s universities and public life. What is it? Multiculturalism is the basis of political correctness; it is a relativistic view that all cultures, from that of Radical Islam to...

“Journalists are animal-keepers who provide something for the public to talk about. In ancient days people were cast to the wild animals. Now the public devours the people – those taste- fully prepared by the...

Yesterday’s trouble on Wall Street reminded me of Shelly’s famous poem Ozymandias. I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert … Near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well those passions read Which yet survive, stamped on these lifeless things, The hand that mocked them, and the heart that fed: And...

What is all the drama about Sarah Palin? I have never seen anything quite like it.  The irony of it all. We have three candidates, Barak Obama, John McCain and Joe Biden who are all part of the 500 or so people who have...

While fly fishing this last week I couldn’t stop thinking about a quote by the French mathematician, physicist and religious philosopher Blase Pascal. He said: “In a word man knows he is wretched. Thus he is wretched...