Clash McCoy

Musing from your Post Master General

US Government Shutdown Diary: Day 8 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Bring it On, and my Hope for a Future Non-partisan Government

So here we are, Day Eight of the U.S. Federal Government shutdown.  I have to admit, it’s gone on longer than I thought it would.  Still, I’ve yet to see … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

US Government Shutdown Diary: Day 1 At least we aren’t Belgium yet (though they seem just fine.)

Day 1 of the 2013 U.S. Federal Government Shutdown and let’s be honest, most of our lives haven’t changed.  Unless we work in a “non-essential” area of the national government, … Continue reading

October 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

The smiling kid and the afro that may change New York City forever.

In a city where Democrats outnumber Republicans by a six to one margin, winning the Democratic primary is a big deal.  And when that city has nationally followed race for … Continue reading

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Does drinking scotch mean you prefer women?

The race for the Senate seat left vacated by the death of long term New Jersey lawmaker Frank Lautenberg has officially jumped the shark.  Seeming to take a page out … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · Leave a comment