Month: July 2019

Cocktail Codex, Summertime Crime

Readers, writers, and drinkers are irretrievably linked. “I’m an occasional drinker, the kind of guy who goes out for a beer and wakes up in...

A Meditation On Independence Day

We all like the Fourth of July; most of us want it to mean something beyond cookouts and fireworks.  When my children were little, I...

The Privileged Few

From Morgan Chalfant at The Hill, notes on the production of that political and constitutional theater known as “executive privilege”: Jack Sharman, a former special...