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“It was a morning like other mornings and yet perfect among mornings.”

When I first got home from Ghana, I was waking up around 4, or if I slept in, around 5. Now I am waking up at 8 or, like today, closer to 9. 449 more words


Does My Vote Matter?

It’s always during a Presidential election season that people begin arguing over their vote and whether it really matters. I often hear phrases like, “Thanks to the electoral college, your vote doesn’t count” or “My state is already (insert red or blue here), my vote isn’t going to change that” or “The election is rigged, because of excessive campaign funding and corruption.  938 more words

Get Used to Saying It: "President Hillary Clinton"

PC: Gage Skidmore

I worked on the 2012 Mitt Romney campaign, and I remember what all of the experts said leading up to that disastrous defeat: Romney and Obama were within one percentage point of each other nationally, and the election could go either way. 1,155 more words

Timothy Wier

If California Really Wanted To Be Business Friendly, They'd Start Walking Their Talk

Not long ago, I learned that one of the largest corporations in the state where I’m at had received the Governor of Texas for a special meeting. 639 more words

Blue State

Okay so I’m back reviewing movies. I was going to start with my all time favorite movie, but seeing as how Blue State was the first movie I ever wrote a legitimate review about I thought what better movie to revisit when restarting my movie reviews.  968 more words

Trump Believes He Can Win New York in General Election

Businessman Donald Trump believes he could win his home state in November. New York is traditionally a blue state that the Democrats have won in the last seven presidential elections. 37 more words

Presidential Election

Why I Quit Voting

Your vote counts, right? Wrong. It really doesn’t. Sure, maybe you get some warm fuzzy feeling out of doing your “civic duty”, but voting is really just a tool that the power elites use to make everyone feel that the system isn’t rigged, even though it is. 1,093 more words