Tag Archives: Politics

An Audio-Book Review: 1066 Is Not All That?

The Politically Incorrect Guide to the British Empire By H. W. Crocker III Published by Blackstone Audio Read by Ray Porter   The Book Well, here’s a book that was not what I expected. With that title, I expected a … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Politics Perilous

Al Franken: Giant of the Senate By Senator Al Franken Published by Hachette Audio Read by Senator Al Franken   The Book: I cannot honestly say that I did not know what to expect when I downloaded and started listening … Continue reading

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An Audio-Play Review: Hey, Barkeep! I’ll have a Shot of Yakov’s Elixer!

The Inspector General By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Translated by Thomas Seltzer Published by LIbrivox.org Performed by a full cast The Play: According to the translator’s note, “The Inspector General,” (or simply “The Inspector”) and other reviewers is one of the … Continue reading

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An Election Day Observation

I saw something this morning I have never seen before. A line at my polling place in Westport, Massachusetts. Normally the entranceway looks like this: and that’s generally my view on the way out of the gymnasium I vote in. … Continue reading

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