politics

This Just In: Georgia Still Candy Apple Red

This Just In: Georgia Still Candy Apple Red

“If we can’t win in this environment, we have to question the whole premise of the party.” — Democratic operative James Carville on the 2006 November elections “Conservatives who did not beat their liberal opponents in Georgia should consider relocating from their obviously ‘occupied’ districts.” — Me, on the 2014 November elections. Times are changing, […]

My Love-Hate Relationship with Austin Rhodes

My Love-Hate Relationship with Austin Rhodes

I met Austin Rhodes several months ago. He invited me to speak on his radio show about an essay that I published on Facebook. The essay was a criticism of how he responded to an incident involving a local teenager who committed a very serious crime. In a sense, my criticism was an appeal to […]

Grow Up, Conservatives, and Go Vote!

Grow Up, Conservatives, and Go Vote!

It appears a substantial number of local conservatives say they are voting for Democrat challenger Jason Carter because they are angry that the Republican incumbent governor of Georgia “allowed” Dr. Ricardo Azziz to run amok in the process of the consolidation of our local colleges, Augusta State University and the Medical College of Georgia. This is […]