cur-mud-geon: anyone who hates hypocrisy and pretense and has the temerity to say so; anyone with the habit of pointing out unpleasant facts in an engaging and humorous manner
A Journal Sentinel editorial this morning implored us to take this time to read or re-read the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to our Constitution. That seemed a very good idea during this time of political transition and on a day honoring veterans who have served to defend our constitutional rights.
They never know just what to expect when a call comes in; in the case of the Mequon police officer responding to a domestic disturbance call yesterday, the uncertainty became a known very quickly.
I find myself in a contemplative mood following the election last Tuesday. I was not a Barack Obama fan but he is our president-elect and will guide us, in conjunction with the Congress, over at least the next four years. He is my president-elect and, as he said during his press conference yesterday, "We have only one president at a time." I really want him to be successful!