by | Oct 30, 2018

One of the poshest hotels in Orlando is the Grand Bohemian Hotel. The champagne socialist Andrew Gillum campaigned in Orlando on Sunday, and I suspected that if I walked into that hotel on Monday morning I would find some of…

by | Oct 25, 2018

In Port Orange, Florida, near Daytona Beach, one sign in front of a house stands out: “Andrew Gillum for Governor of Massachusetts.” I was told that the jokey owner of the house is an NRA-supporting Democrat, who is upset over…

by | Oct 24, 2018

Monday morning, I made the mistake of switching the TV to CNN. As a journalist, sometimes I like to watch CNN just to see what’s happening in that alternative universe where a scion of the Cuomo dynasty is regarded as…

by | Oct 23, 2018

Wags call Florida God’s waiting room. It is a state full of seniors, many of them self-imposed exiles from New York and the Northeast. Unlike Andrew Gillum, they don’t fear warming; they seek it. They don’t clamor for higher taxes;…

by | Oct 4, 2018

Tampa It’s a wonder any civilized person donates to political campaigns, considering what the bulk of the money is spent on. The biggest cost items in most campaigns are TV ads, most of which run in this wise: “My opponent…

by | Aug 30, 2018

Tampa Floridians, including new arrivals (about half the state) should buckle their seat belts, fasten their chin-straps, and adjust their flak jackets. It’s going to get nasty between now and Nov. 6. All the accelerants are in place: right vs….

by | Aug 29, 2018

The other day I told my two toddlers to “quit monkeying around!” According to MSNBC, that makes me a racist because that’s precisely what they said about Florida Republican gubernatorial candidate, Ron DeSantis, when he told Fox News that Florida…

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