Donald Trump’s approach to the media is a move out of Barack Obama’s playbook
Mike Russell | February 17, 2017 2:33 pm
Before we get all fired up about Donald Trump calling news stories he disagrees with fake, let’s remember that Barack Obama basically did the same thing.
Significance of Day Without Immigrants protest getting lost in other protest noise
Mike Russell | February 16, 2017 12:12 pm
A national protest called A Day Without Immigrants is being held across the United States on Thursday. The problem is, no one is going to care.
Yes, Michael Flynn resigned — now everyone settle down
Mike Russell | February 14, 2017 2:27 pm
Although he may the first to be hired and pushed out of consecutive administrations, its time to settle down about the resignation of Michael Flynn.
To adhere to law, we must remove emotion from immigration debate in America
Mike Russell | February 10, 2017 11:24 am
If we are going to enforce a strict immigration policy in the United States, we have to remove emotion from the equation. Otherwise, it gets way too tricky.
Hey, slacktivists: Why not get off the couch and actually do something?
Mike Russell | February 8, 2017 3:34 pm
If you’re new to my brand of snark, slacktivists are those that spout off on social media and then move on with their lives.
Before we criticize Trump’s travel ban, why don’t we give extreme vetting a try?
Mike Russell | February 7, 2017 3:40 pm
I’m not sure if President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban on some nations will work. But until we know extreme vetting will fail, why not try it out?
The four types of people you will see at the Waste Management Phoenix Open
Mike Russell | February 3, 2017 6:01 pm
Let’s face it: the Waste Management Phoenix Open is no longer about golf. The Open is about drinking and people watching — period.
President Donald Trump is a mean guy — so what?
Mike Russell | February 2, 2017 4:12 pm
You can’t be serious! President Donald Trump, the leader of the free world, isn’t sweet to other world leaders? Outrageous!
Let’s be real when we talk about President Donald Trump’s border wall
Mike Russell | January 31, 2017 2:01 pm
OK, people, it’s time to stop complaining about the great wall of President Donald Trump! Let’s talk propaganda and some good that could come of it.
President Donald Trump gets an ‘A’ on Second Amendment rights stance
Mike Russell | January 27, 2017 4:23 pm
President Donald Trump is nailing his promised adherence to the Constitution of the United States when it comes to Second Amendment!
Before you click ‘post’ on politics, think about your digital legacy
Mike Russell | January 26, 2017 4:48 pm
Many of my social media friends are expressing emotion and not considering the lasting impact when they click “post” or “send” on social media.
Lessons we can all take away from hero who saved Arizona trooper’s life
Mike Russell | January 25, 2017 11:25 am
Owning a firearm is a right but it is also a huge responsibility. We should all take that responsibility as serious as our state’s new hero, Thomas Yoxall.
Arizona will get a chance to listen to the legend that is Vin Scully
Mike Russell | September 7, 2016 1:21 pm
Arizona Sports will give Diamondbacks fans a chance to hear legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully call a game on Wednesday. You should tune in.
All Colin Kaepernick proved by not standing during anthem is he’s an idiot
Mike Russell | August 29, 2016 5:03 pm
The only thing that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick proved by not standing during the national anthem is that he’s an idiot.