FEAR

FEAR The quote of the day in the August 18 edition of the New York Times came courtesy of Stephen K. Bannon, Donald Trump’s new Campaign Chief, who said, “Fear is a good thing. Fear is going to lead you to take action”. As a humanist and a proud member of the Secular Humanist Society…

The Teflon Don and Honest Abe

The Teflon Don and Honest Abe I think most people remember the name John Gotti. In the 1980s-‘90s he was a Mafia boss who was given the nickname “The Teflon Don” because criminal charges against him never seemed to stick. Three times he went to trial and each time he was acquitted, and as a…