Realism & Manners in Politics

Here’s my disclaimer: I’m about to talk politics and manners. If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram, you’ll know that my primary vote went to Bernie Sanders, and I have several items of his campaign merchandise. However, I have loved having two solid Democratic candidates this election season – it has led to some…

Stop legislating discrimination, North Carolina!

I try to keep politics out of my internet presence, aside from Twitter, because I believe some very different things from members of my family. I have found that the arguments don’t lead anywhere, except to upset my mother. I have been banned from talking politics at family gatherings and such for exactly that reason. Today, however, I…

Get Ready to Vote!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few weeks, you know that the Iowa Caucus was on Feb. 1 and the New Hampshire Primary was on Feb. 9. If you were living under a rock, click those links and it will take you to the New York Times’ coverage via graphic form. There’s some fun…