Being Authentic

Perception is reality. Lee Atwater, who was an advisor to the US Republican Party in the 1980s, lived by this mantra.  He was a master of ‘negative politics’, hired by George HW Bush for the 1988 Presidential campaign, and helped to turn around a massive deficit to bring Bush Snr to the White House over []
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Distraction:  It’s a Dangerous Thing

I’ve not got the greatest attention span. One of the quirks of my personality that my lucky wife has to put up with is my ability to tune out mid-conversation if there’s any sport on a nearby television.  Football.  Rugby.  Tennis.  Darts.  Snooker.  Cricket.  Tiddly winks.  It doesn’t matter.  If it catches my eye, I []
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Be Unified – A Response to the Donald Trump Presidency

On January 20th 2017, Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America. Yes, you’re still not dreaming.  It will happen. An openly misogynistic, tax dodging bully will become the most powerful human being in the free world. The reasons for Trump’s victory could be discussed for []
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Don’t blame Trump

On Friday May 27th 2016, Donald Trump effectively became the Republican nominee to be President of the United States. This means that come the end of the year, Donald Trump could very well be given the keys to the White House, and in doing so, become the leader of the most powerful nation in the []
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Jesus Never Had to Vote. I’m so Jealous.

I really do hate the General Election. I hate driving down the street and seeing the airbrushed faces of all our politicians staring at me for weeks on end, to the point where I’m debating who had the largest budget for their posters on the basis of the quality of the photo. I hate watching []
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