Category Archives: TLP Op-Ed

TLP Op-Ed: September 8, 2018

Restraining Presidential Urges Quite a number of years ago, I heard the following tale from a Senior Administration Official on condition of anonymity:   One day President Eisenhower was putting on the White House putting green when a rather large … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: Jume 23, 2018

I think that sentiment would apply no matter which Nation you may call home.

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TLP Op-Ed: June16, 2018

A Week to Remember Here we are at the end of an amazing week. The big meeting in Singapore has concluded with an agreement in principle; now the technical people can sit down together and negotiate the terms for a … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: June 2, 2018

Who’s the Buffoon? Yesterday morning I wrote a parody and scheduled it for this column. As parodies go, it wasn’t going to win any prizes… but it was fun to write. My plans changed however, when this morning I ran … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: 5/26/18

Anthems, Protests and the NFL I promised myself that I wasn’t going to write about media reactions to news stories this week. It wasn’t the first time I made this promise to myself, but it was the first time I … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: 5/19/18

Yanny or Laurel? I promised myself that this week would be different. I’ve gone back and looked at these Op-Eds of mine, and it seems that every time I’ve done this I have written about news coverage. Not the news, … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: 5/12/18

Another interesting week As each new week begins, I have ideas for this column, but by the time comes for me to write it, I have to toss my ideas in favor of events I’d rather not write about; this … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: 5/5/18

A Time of Hope and Optimism? If we pick up a newspaper or turn on a cable news channel, it might not occur to us that we are living in optimistic times. This might be caused by the fact that … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: 4/28/18

Three Things We Might Want to Remember Every day is full of news, some real news, worthy of note, and some that is pure political clap-trap. Yet this week, there have been three things that we might really want to … Continue reading

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TLP Op-Ed: 4/21/18

Have You Heard about this One? Just when we thought that Washington, DC couldn’t get any crazier, DC Councilman Charles Allen has introduced a measure to lower the voting age in the District from 18 to 16. According to news … Continue reading

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