Hindsight Is Beautiful

“I am in this race to tell the corporate lobbyists that their days of setting the agenda in Washington are over. I have done more than any other candidate in this race to take on lobbyists — and won. They have not funded my campaign, they will not run my White House, and they will […]

Ukraine Deserves Better

I am Ukrainian (by adoption, not birth; still counts) and so are my parents and their parents before them. I live in one of the largest Ukrainian communities in the United States, so the current rioting and protesting taking place is magnified to greater proportions. Business Insider posted these magnificent photos of the copious amounts […]

Macbeth: The Agony Of Defeat

The Agony of Defeat Macbeth’s “way of life is fall’n into the sear, the yellow leaf / And that which should accompany old age / As honor, love, obedience, troops of friends / He must not look to have” (V. iii. 22-26).  The quotation means that Macbeth has lost all feeling and compassion as a […]