Silver Linings of 2012

As 2011 ended, I was optimistic about the future.  Our business was going to boom, Obama was going to lose to Mitt Romney in a landslide election, I’d get to spend another year with my WWII vet grandfather, my football…
Sad For My Son

This last Saturday my wife and I welcomed our first child, Thomas Douglas Ross, into this world. Without getting into too much detail, our little guy was 6 years and 9 months in the making. So, he’s a bit of…
All about Taxes

How many times have we heard that the only thing standing in the way of a grand bargain to reduce our growing national debt is Republican intransigence on taxes?
A New Strategy

After the bruising defeat of Mitt Romney by President Barack Obama in the 2012 Presidential election, Republicans find themselves analyzing the results of the contest and making suggestions on how to proceed. I received a text from one of my…
Closing Arguments

Like the great American trials of the past – Salem Witchcraft, Amistad, Lindbergh, Leopold & Loeb, Rodney King, Timothy McVeigh, O.J. Simpson and most recently Casey Anthony – President Obama finds himself asking for a reprieve from the American people…
Democrats Against Obama

A friend recently posted a video on my Facebook page titled, “Why Republicans say you SHOULDN’T vote for Romney.”  I know, I know, with friend’s like that… who needs enemies?  Anyway, the video has a catchy title indeed; however, it…
Exclusive Interview with Ryan Girl

In less than one week Paul Ryan Girl has received a quarter million YouTube hits, has graced the airwaves of cable’s largest news network and now owns hundreds of thousands Google search results.  Sure, it’s the latest spoof on Obama…