Zelda Fitzgerald & Overlooked Crises

The roaring 20’s gets characterized as glitz, opulence and speakeasies, which isn’t a huge stretch. It’s easy to take the era immediately leading up to the great depression as one of opulence – and the characters that are in play during the 1920’s are typically shown to be people like Zelda Fitzgerald, wife of F….

Oroville & Sexy Infrastructure

The thing about infrastructure is that it’s not the sexiest thing to be investing in – so it’s been pushed back in budgeting in the US, almost universally. While both presidential candidates in the 2016 election stressed increased spending on infrastructure, it seems to be too late, too soon. The Oroville Dam Crisis is the…

Dippin’ Dots in Spicer Flavor

Sean Spicer has a lot going against him – the lowest approval rating for an incoming president in US history, a women’s march specifically aimed against the policies of his employer, the catchphrase ‘alternative facts’, having to deal with a tweeting machine of the presidency, protests over executive orders, ACLU challenges, the public firing of…

The Attempted Headhunt for Jen at the Appleton B&BW

On Nov. 4 2012, a national tragedy occurred – in suburban Wisconsin, a woman named Angela sat down to film a rant video about a local Bath and Body Works not having two candles in stock that she was in relentless pursuit of. The video, which runs at 11:49, begins with a warning about how…