He Said… She Said…

What is going on with the Bickerson family in Congress? Why couldn’t they step up to the plate and pass the proposed buy-out to save our economy? Was it Nancy Pelosi’s speech? Was it the radical right? The liberal left? Or could it have been the spineless incumbents up for re-election? WHO CARES?!?!? They ALL […]

A Personal Tribute to a Friend from Shaker Heights, Ohio – Paul Newman

With the passing of Paul Newman, we have all lost another gentleman from my generation. For many of us who grew up in the same neighborhood as Paul Newman, we have also lost yet another piece of our childhood. When I was young, Paul was even younger. His brother, Art, was closer to my age. […]

Win, Lose or Draw!

The first debate is now behind us, along with all of the drama surrounding Senator McCain….Will he or won’t he appear? Of course, he appeared! As Joe Biden said in post-debate interviews, he seems to be lurching back and forth between policies. His answers about the economic crisis we are facing seemed incongruous to me. […]

Oh Thank You Mr. McCain… ;-)

Over the past decade our nation has gone through a historical shift in our economy. We have changed from a manufacturing and agricultural economy to a credit/financial one. I am reading a very good book that helps illustrate how our economy has been shifting and what has gone wrong. I recommend this book to everyone—- […]

A True American Success Story…

I just moved to my granddaughter’s house and I’m living out of a suitcase. At my age it gets confusing. Must be tough on the campaign trail. Good thing most of the candidates are under 75. Thanks to all of you, as of this morning, we are batting a thousand (hits – that is)! I […]

Granny speaks with the Secretary of the DNC…

Alice Germond paid a visit to the Shaker Square Obama Campaign headquarters today, along with a young actress from the Bold and the Beautiful named Heather Tom. Heather Tom’s family is originally from the Dayton area and she has seen, first hand, the devastation to our small manufacturing towns that Republican economics has caused. The audience today […]