Monthly Archives: January 2016


Powerball: Play a Little, Not a Lot

Here we go again. Another mega Powerball lottery week, only this time the jackpot has jumped to $1.5 billion, an all-time record. Go ahead and play – I plunked down the princely sum of $2, plus $7 the week before. But understand that it’s highly, highly, highly unlikely you’re going […]


Watch Out for Hispandering in 2016

The watchword in 2016 is going to be Hispandering, a mix of two words, Hispanic and pandering, that some research shows dates to 2002. What an irresistibly delicious term! In this heavy-duty year of presidential politics, some candidates will try to make a connection with Latinos, but many will stumble […]