According to history, or legend, as Ben Franklin was walking out of Independence Hall following the Constitutional Convention in 1787, someone shouted to him, “Doctor, what have we got? A republic or a monarchy?”
Columns & Opinions
After one of the most expensive and divisive presidential election years in recent history, the overriding question looking forward will be, “What’s changed?”
Four years ago, I wanted to give Americans the benefit of the doubt.
Loyalty is seen as an admirable characteristic, but blind loyalty through willful ignorance or for personal gain is indefensible. And in the political arena it can have huge consequences.
Yard signs tell us so much and so little. Many of the signs in mid-coast Maine say, “TRUMP 2020: NO MORE BULLS**T.”