Ex-New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is being inducted into the Sports Betting Hall of Fame. Chris Christie is headed to the Hall of Fame. The Sports Betting Hall of Fame, that is. According to a Forbes report, Christie is slated for election into the recently-founded Hall of Fame for the work heRead More →

The notion that a democratic president might invoke national emergency powers to address a real issue like gun violence or climate change is the kind of thing that wakes Mitch McConnell up screaming in the middle of the night. The GOP is nothing if not sly. They are also wellRead More →

“School is a building with four walls – with tomorrow inside.” – Lon Watters This gallery features a handful of vintage photos of school days in New Jersey. Although it includes snapshots of public and parochial school students, I thought it might be interesting to share a timeline of someRead More →

The governor is insisting on enforcing non-disclosure agreements, or gag orders, on the women accusing his campaign of wrongdoing. That’s pretty gross. The scandal around the governor’s handling of sexual assault allegations in his campaign continues to grow, mostly because he’s letting it. Despite running on promises of transparency in government,Read More →

The president spent much of his rally poking fun at O’Rourke, claiming he had only drawn a few hundred supporters to Trump’s tens of thousands. President Donald Trump and erstwhile Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke held competing rallies in El Paso, with a potential government shutdown and the unfinished border wallRead More →

Animals through New Jersey await adoption. Profile: Sammy’s Hope Courtesy of Sammy’s Hope  Sammy’s Hope in Sayreville became a formal animal welfare organization in September 2010. The organization grew out of five years of volunteer efforts at the Edison Animal Shelter by one of its co-founders, Elda Hubbard. Hubbard’s focusRead More →

In the party writ large, Booker’s progressive bona fides wouldn’t be in question. Shocking exactly no one, earlier this week Cory Booker announced his intention to run for president in 2020. The fact that Booker would run was never in doubt. What is in doubt is where he fits inRead More →

The well-known from well back. The concept of “celebrity” in the 21st century is drastically different from what it was mere decades ago. Considering it’s not far-fetched for your neighbor to have a reality TV show, Andy Warhol wasn’t far off when he said in 1968: “In the future, everyoneRead More →

Animals throughout New Jersey await adoption. Profiles: Kimmy’s Safe Haven Rescue Courtesy of Kimmy’s Safe Haven  Kimmy’s Safe Haven Rescue is a nonprofit organization located in Little Egg Harbor Township. Kim Brown started fostering and volunteering with rescues in 2013. She quickly fell in love, adopting her first two fostersRead More →