The Top 10 Coolest People Alive

A new biography of David Letterman has reminded me just how much I miss those nightly Top 10 lists of his. So much so that I thought it might be fun to put together one. Not the haha, funny kind. But for no particular reason,  a list of the coolest people I could think of. My cool criteria is simple.…
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Senator Heitkamp On News @5

Senator Heidi Heitkamp joins us this evening on WDAZ News @5.

Godfather Of Charts

Below is one of the winners of this year’s Wonky Awards as posted  in the Washington Post’s Wonkblog.   We re-post it here (without permission). Best use of graphs: Chris Coons’s remembrance of Kent Conrad  (Source: Office of Sen. Chris Coons) Kent Conrad has borne many titles: senator, deficit hawk, chairman of the Budget Committee. But the retiring…
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Zany Iowa Campaign

From recent Tweets and the image above, it appears (I can’t be sure) buddy Bob Zany is attempting to crash each of the presidential candidates’ Iowa campaigns in advance of  his comedy shows tomorrow night (at 7:30 pm & 9 pm) at the Comfort Inn Suites & Ballroom in Fort Mason, Iowa.  If so, this…
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