Today the Federalist had a good article calling for instant-runoff voting (IRV) in primaries. Not only 2020 but the remaining ones in 2016.
Today over at Piratesbreakdown.com a colleague and I discussed if the Pirates signing Gregory Polanco to his extension was a good idea.
My latest article written at Piratesbreakdown.com
Yesterday I received my first ever anti-semitic tweet sent to me accusing me and someone else of being Zionists strictly because we’re Jewish. It’s quite a milestone for me. Here is something I wrote on the old blog (circa 2014) about this conflation that happens vis a via Jews and Zionism: Since the start of […]
This article seems to prove my point about primaries.
With the primary season about half way through (thankfully) there have been two issues which have bothered me. I believe these three changes would make the primaries more meaningful for those who are running and more importantly for those who are voting. Closed Primaries – I was amazed to discover how many states didn’t have […]
Embed from Getty Images Well folks, due to a massive mess up on my part the old blog got wiped out. I’ll save you the gory details but let’s just say you shouldn’t be working on the security of your blog while you have a migraine. However this is a teachable moment to once again stress […]
Embed from Getty Images Note: this was originally posted on 2/2/2015. I’ve reposted it on the “new” blog with the original date and edited it for typos. This morning while I was washing the dishes from Shabbos, I was listening to Giant Size a podcast about comics. It was part two of a series talking […]