Dangerous Democracy 

Note: Originally posted on Dave Kinchen’s Facebook page on March 13th, 2016.  “Somebody’s going to emergency. Somebody’s going to jail.” It’s the title of a great episode of The West Wing; a show I watched a lot in the 90s and early 2000s- when I was majoring in politics at Michigan State University. But that … Continue reading

2012: A Great Year For Classic Rock

2012 was a great year for the return of good ole’ American classic hard rock.  We saw some of the greatest bands from the 1970s and beyond release what should be considered more than mere comeback albums. They offered up inspired material fusing their classic sounds with a renewed passion for what they do; an … Continue reading

First Twitter, Now Tout!

I’m now “Touting”!  Nevermind that I haven’t fully mastered the art of “tweeting” just yet.  I’ve decided to add some video to help answer the common social media driven question of “What’s on your mind?” (At least that’s what they ask on Facebook when looking for your next thrilling status update.) Anyway, think of Tout … Continue reading

A New Year Begins

VIDEO: A look at ABC’s New Year’s Eve countdown broadcast Well here it is!  2012 has now officially rolled in. The ball is down. The champaign has been poured. Now they’re cleaning up inTimes Squareas millions across the country are resting for the return of the usual business routine next week.  People are also looking … Continue reading