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The Republican presidential field

The Republican presidential field

Next on the list is what might be called the “crazy caucus.” Mike Huckabee heads this distinguished group.

May 20, 2015 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Haiti — victims again

Haiti — victims again

Haiti is in the news again, if only tangentially

May 20, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Britain’s finest year

Britain’s finest year

It was, in a larger sense, the preface to Britain’s lonely and heroic stance against German
military might in the coming year − or, as I call it, Britain’s finest year.

May 11, 2015 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Forty years ago…

Forty years ago…

Those were the seminal days in our still young days. We were all soldiers then.

May 11, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Longboat Key needs a casino to go along with the new 12-story convention center hotel

Longboat Key needs a casino to go along with the new 12-story convention center hotel

If we need more tourists, the sensible thing to do is to OK the building of a large casino to go along side the new gigantic convention hotel, we are the process of approving.

May 11, 2015 | Posted in Opinion, Top Box | Read More »

Hillary Clinton’s enlightened self interest

Hillary Clinton’s enlightened self interest

If you are still wont to believe the donations were motivated by nothing more than a desire to aid starving Africans ask yourself why would they give it to the Clinton.

May 11, 2015 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

‘We will not get a Lincoln’

‘We will not get a Lincoln’

Lincoln might be a tall standard, but certainly one to study as we embark on our quadrennial task of choosing a president.

May 11, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The Elmer Fudd syndrome

The Elmer Fudd syndrome

Today and in the future, long managerial stewardships will have to decrease if we are to remain the “land of the free and the home of the brave” or just another failed progressive experiment.

May 11, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Don’t let traffic drive your vote

Don’t let traffic drive your vote

Perhaps it would seem nice if we could inject Juvederm and Botox into the face of Longboat Key and freeze its beauty forever to avoid all the scars of future development and traffic.

April 27, 2015 | Posted in Opinion, Stephen Reid | Read More »

Special Density Referendum

Special Density Referendum

Is what is best for Ocean Properties LTD best for Longboat Key residents?

April 27, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »