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End of Year Awards

End of Year Awards

As 2012 comes to a close, it’s natural for this to be a time of reflection. This was a busy year in the Biggest Little State in the Union, much was done and undone and that calls for awards being handed out to those who made a difference, whether they be heroes or villains. So, […]

2012 Politico of the Year: David Cicilline

2012 Politico of the Year: David Cicilline

When 2012 began, U.S. Representative David Cicilline looked finished. Polls had shown his favorability ratings in the pits, and it seemed like all that Republicans needed to do to take the seat was nominate a somewhat moderate candidate. The threat of a Providence bankruptcy weighed heavily, and Mr. Cicilline’s fate seemed tied to the fate […]

A Brief Word On Guns

A Brief Word On Guns

We all need to realize that allowing people to purchase and own AR-15s is just as much social engineering as not allowing them. Either way creates a certain sort of society, which is pretty much the definition of social engineering. The problem is not pro-gun per se. The problem is that the current manifestation of […]

Best Nontraditional Christmas Movies

Best Nontraditional Christmas Movies

Every year, we watch A Charlie Brown Christmas, or It’s A Wonderful Life, or Miracle on 34th Street, or any of the various other Christmas movies that have become staples of holiday watching. So, in the interest of varying your Christmas pleasure here are a few nontraditional Christmas films that I think are reasonably fun, […]