Sammy the candidate hits the Talk Show circuit…

He rounded the corner and after going through the motions of acknowledging what seemed to be an adoring crowd; he turned and headed towards the couch, pausing to shake the hand of the host before taking a seat and for a brief moment he was taken aback by the look of unfiltered loathing on the …

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Backstage – Sammy’s introduction

Sammy surveyed his surroundings backstage and he was calm; serene even, not unlike a Buddhist monk in the confines of a remote monastery. But, he couldn’t shake the nagging pull of logic dictating that he should be nervous, as he was in uncharted territory. On the other hand maybe it was possible that he was …

The fictional exploits of Samuel I. Hustlemoore, the unlikely but authentic Congressional candidate

This the first of a ongoing series featuring the adventures of a fictional candidate for U.S Congress from the 13th district of Illinois. I use the term "fictional" tongue in cheek, because it is my contention that many of our "public servants" are as self centered and greedy as Mr. Hustlemoore shows himself to be, …

The politics of politics or looking out for yourself, simply put

As I watch the gridlock in Washington D.C with a healthy combination of disgust and resignation, I can't help but to muse about what a great job it must be, to serve (or serve yourself) as a national politician. Like a politician, I've been apt to run my piehole endlessly without saying anything of consequence …