Homecoming

Near a bend in the Cumberland River, just outside of Nashville, Tennessee, there sits a modest, blue house. My parents have lived in that little house since 1968...
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S o T o S p e a k | Ep. 53 | You’re Banned

What a week, what a week! And it’s not even over yet. For today’s episode, we’ve got repeated Supreme Court wins, we’ve got immigration wins, we’ve got wins...
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S o T o S p e a k | Ep. 52 | Welcome to America

You may not have heard but immigration is THE hot button issue right now for American voters and probably will be for the foreseeable future. We’ll be sifting...
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Old Hickory

I recently spent some time in Old Hickory, Tennessee, where Andrew Jackson’s home, the Hermitage, still stands. I grew up only five minutes or so from this grand...
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Rules of the Game: Advice to Candidates & Activists from Augustus Invictus

 “A prince must imitate the fox and the lion, for the lion cannot protect himself from traps, and the fox cannot defend himself from wolves. One must therefore...
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S o T o S p e a k | Ep. 51 | Maine Goes Mogadishu

In case you weren’t already aware, Lewiston, Maine is “home” to a Somali community that is “flourishing” at the expense of the Maine taxpayer and the demographic integrity...
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Shakespeare: The Bard of Avon or of the West?

William Shakespeare was a number of things: an actor, a writer, a playwright. But more generally, he was an artist of the highest caliber, and arguably the greatest,...
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Thought Reform in the Current Year

In 1961 psychologist Dr. Robert Jay Lifton published a book called “Thought Reform and the Psychology of Totalism: A Study of ‘Brainwashing’ in China.” In it, he describes...
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S o T o S p e a k | Ep. 50 | Games Go Gay

This probably isn’t the best episode I’ve ever done but I wanted to cover the diversity-fest at this year’s E3 Expo because it was definitely some of the...
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S o T o S p e a k | Ep. 49 | Diversity Fatigue

I’m getting married today, goys! Before I do though, I wanted to bring you a special wedding day episode of So to Speak. For this episode, we’re covering...
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