Tag: #Enough

Have You Read Chicago's Gun Trace Report?

Have You Read Chicago's Gun Trace Report?
I suppose an easier question is did you know that Chicago released a gun trace report?  If you have yet to see it, click on the picture below to read it…I’ll wait.   Now, I’ve been meaning to post on this topic since the report was released last week.  However today, I heard two things that... Read more »

A short and complete thought on the events in Las Vegas

A short and complete thought on the events in Las Vegas
Good morning readers, You should know by now that I speak honestly. We’ve been here before. We’ve seen the biggest mass shooting in American history before. I for one am not sending thoughts, prayers, or well wishes, because it all hangs cheap in the face of preventable tragedy. We choose not to talk “politics” in the... Read more »

Wednesday evening an SOS was sent up from the city. Who will answer the call?

Wednesday evening an SOS was sent up from the city.  Who will answer the call?
This past Wednesday, residents of Chicago sent out an SOS…a distress call. The call was in response to the events of this past August. If you keep your eye on the news, you surely heard that August 2016 in Chicago was the deadliest month in 20 years. “Chicago Has Its Deadliest Month In About Two... Read more »
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I Met Hillary Clinton

I Met Hillary Clinton
More specifically, I met Hillary Clinton today! About 12 hours ago.  In retrospect, I find it kind of amazing that on a spur of the moment offer, I met the person who could possibly become the first female President of the United States, and still made it home to hear and watch the 2016 State of the Union address.  So allow me to explain. My job brings me into contact with a lot of different political organizations.  If you are a fan of this blog, you'll notice that I've never specifically said where I work.  That is a conscious choice.  That's because this blog is about me...not about my professional life, and I don't want to draw any direct ties to this blog and my job...because I will freely say that sometimes, I will say some blunt, dare I say, outlandish shit...and that is a reflection of me, and me alone.  Yet, I digress... ...my job does bring me in contact with a variety of political organizations.  One of those organizations, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence endorsed Hillary Clinton in her bid to be the 45th President of the United States.  The Brady Campaign is a large organization, so the endorsement was unrolled and announced today at a Hillary Clinton rally in Ames, Iowa...