Ann Romney's telling comment

by Craige McMillan -- I think writers are often surprised at what shows up in their writing. In fact, it's the rule in fiction – where the writer has characters determined to more…

Can Romney do it?

by Craige McMillan -- Can Romney really do it? No, I don't mean can he be elected president. I think most Americans already assume Romney will be elected president. Why, even the more…

Dems circle the wagons – and open fire

by Craige McMillan -- I must say, the Democrats' choice of former President Jimmy Carter to address their convention gives me hope. Hope for what, you ask? For one thing, hope that more…

How things really work

by Craige McMillan -- The irony of a lifetime is that it takes you most of the time allotted to figure out how things really work. There are shortcuts, of course. You more…

America is fixable? Really?

by Craige McMillan -- While ABC News seems to pick random names from the tea-party membership list to smear every time there is a national tragedy – perhaps this time we should more…

Rich, poor or middle class: Pick any 2

by Craige McMillan -- Back in the day – when I worked in the world of bits and bytes – the computer industry had an expression that served us and our clients more…

Government tyranny since 9/11

by Craige McMillan -- The two highest achievements of the human mind are the twin concepts of "loyalty" and "duty." Whenever these twin concepts fall into disrepute – get out of there more…

Indict Obama, Biden and Holder

by Craige McMillan -- "I don't know. No comment. Executive privilege. I'm late for my golf game." The most transparent administration in American history has turned out to be ... well, entirely more…

Playing whack-a-mole with Obama, Holder

by Craige McMillan -- America's middle class – or what once was its middle class – has lost roughly half its wealth since Obama took office. Meanwhile, Obama jets from campaign event more…