“In analyzing the current situation, regardless of the sex of the candidates, most voters in essence see the presidents as the ‘father’ of the country. They do not want someone who would be the first mama, especially in this kind of world.”
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015
"I'm going to have to show my heart, show who I am, tell my story. It's a little different than the story of my brother and my dad. This may come as a shock to you, but you have brothers and sisters so you may appreciate this: we're not all alike. We make our own mistakes in life. We are on our own life's journey."
"At a time when almost everyone writes poetry but scarcely anyone can write a poem it is hard not to wish for a return to some less accommodating era, when the status of 'poet' was not so easily aspired to, and the only hankering was to get something said in a memorable form."
Thursday, April 16, 2015
"I take umbrage at anyone who might suggest that those of us who worry about amending the Constitution are less committed to the sanctity of marriage, or the fundamental bedrock principle that it exists between a man and a woman going back into the mists of history, as one of the founding foundational institutions of history and humanity and civilization, and that its primary, principle role during those millennia has been the raising and socializing of children for the society into which they are to become adults."