Non offensive names for all American League franchises

Major League Baseball, in its ever-present drive to ensure no fans are ever upset by anything controversial, have taken to talking to the Cleveland Indians about not only changing their logo, but changing their name entirely.  The same approach is rumored to be in the works with the Atlanta Braves because of groups offended by…

Announcement to My Readers

This past week has been one of profound transition.  On March 24, 2017, I learned that the publisher of my novel Change Rising, Sarah Book Publishing, is ceasing printing of all work and going out of business.  While I appreciate what they have done for me as an author, I am not entirely surprised by this…

A Little Constitutional Fact vs. Fiction

Americans are less educated than ever about the basic concepts of their government. Some of this ignorance has morphed into myths about what can and should be done to correct issues with the government itself. Let’s separate fact from fiction:   Fiction: The Supreme Court Justices are overpaid and Congress should cut their salaries. Fact:…

REPOST: A Century of Difference – The First World Series

Partially reposted from The Historical Diaries… Baseball season is right around the corner, and with it comes many of its time-honored traditions, including the pageantry of the World Series. Few, however, know that, unlike the NFL’s Super Bowl, the World Series experienced a major upset from the very beginning. Where it took the American Football…