Archive for June 2018

Carnival Camaraderie

Tonight’s blogapalooza challenge: What is your favorite summer memory from your school years? When pondering this question, there isn’t really one single memory that jumps out at me, but beginning when I was around thirteen, one of the highlights of summer was the annual carnival held by our local Catholic church, St. Daniel’s in Garfield... Read more »

President Trump: Please do yourself a favor and don't pardon Rod Blagojovich

When I first saw the headline suggesting that President Donald Trump may commit former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich’s prison sentence, I hoped it was fake news, but I knew better. Since he’s been in office, the president has been using his power to pardon his political allies.  His ties to them appear to be his... Read more »