Labor Day Roll Call

It’s become a Labor Day tradition for me to post a roll call of the politicians present at the Iowa…

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My Eclipse

The beauty of the mechanics of the universe, one of God’s greatest miracles. Since I was six years old, during…

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Farmer’s Market Fascism

I’m happy with the way things went down at the Farmer’s Market. Vendor has idiotic opinions, looks even more foolish…

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Mein Trumpf, Zweites Buch

There’s a lot of scary numbers in this HuffPo poll, but my takeaway post-Charlottesville is: Ballpark of 20% of America…

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Old Enough To Fight, Old Enough To Smoke?

I hate having to agree with Paul LePage, the Little Trump of Maine, but he does have a point: Gov.…

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Turn Around Bright Eyes: The Solar Eclipse Play List

I saw a very slim crescent moon last night which means you can now watch the moon and literally count…

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Caucuses set for February 5, 2018

For me the big news out of Saturday’s Democratic state central committee meeting wasn’t the much-deserved election of Troy Price…

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My Past’s BIG DEBUT, Featuring Heather Ryan

Nary a month has gone by since I announced that I am running for the U.S. House of Representatives in…

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Lazy Dynamite or Power Cut?

There was never any PLAN for a five week hiatus, it just happened that way. With the legislative session over,…

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Pat Rynard: Still a Petty Little Man. But I’m a Rockstar!

What an exciting time to be an outspoken Liberal in Iowa who happens to be running for congress.  The fourth…

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