An Interesting Question

Former federal prosecutor Renato Mariotti asks a simple, interesting question: If you were asked to testify that someone you knew committed a federal crime, would you have any testimony to offer? Most of us don’t have inside knowledge of a criminal scheme. That’s why the fear within Trump’s camp that Cohen will flip is so […]

Dail Bread for 4.19.18

Good morning. Thursday in Whitewater will be sunny with a high of thirty-seven. Sunrise is 6:05 AM and sunset 7:42 PM, for 13h 37m 12s of daytime. The moon is a waxing crescent with 15.4% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred twenty-fifth day.Days since Trump’s election, with 11.9.16 as the first day. […]

Daily Bread for 4.18.18

Good morning. Wednesday in Whitewater will be cloudy with a likelihood of snow this evening, and a high of thirty-seven. Sunrise is 6:06 AM and sunset 7:41 PM, for 13h 34m 28s of daytime. The moon is a waxing crescent with 8% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred twenty-fourth day.Days since Trump’s […]

A Better Alternative for Whitewater

 Local readers may have heard, as I have, that Whitewater’s Community Development Authority chairman recently thanked Congressman F. James Sensenbrenner for federal legislation. Sensenbrenner, for those unfamiliar, is a career office-holding septuagenarian multi-millionaire situated far from the city, serving in a gerrymandered district. (Sensenbrenner, whose only time is behind-the-times, once responded to concerns about online […]

Daily Bread for 4.17.18

Good morning. Tuesday in Whitewater will be partly sunny with a high of forty. Sunrise is 6:08 AM and sunset 7:40 PM, for 13h 31m 44s of daytime. The moon is a waxing crescent with 2.9% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred twenty-third day.Days since Trump’s election, with 11.9.16 as the first […]

The Price of Trumpism is Ruin

Craig Gilbert looks at the careers of Priebus, Ryan, and Walker: They led the “Cheesehead Revolution,” the GOP’s audacious conquest of Wisconsin. They offered a model for bridging Republican frictions between establishment and base. They became national figures. They ran into Donald Trump. They suffered. They bent to his rise. Now one (Priebus) has left […]

Daily Bread for 4.16.18

Good morning. Monday in Whitewater will see flurries with a high of thirty-six. Sunrise is 6:09 AM and sunset 7:38 PM, for 13h 28m 59s of daytime. Today is the five hundred twenty-second day.Days since Trump’s election, with 11.9.16 as the first day. Whitewater’s Library Board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 PM. On this […]

Daily Bread for 4.15.18

Good morning. Sunday in Whitewater will see sleet and snow with a high of thirty-five. Sunrise is 6:11 AM and sunset 7:37 PM, for 13h 26m 14s of daytime. The moon is new with .3% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred twenty-first day.Days since Trump’s election, with 11.9.16 as the first […]

Daily Bread for 4.14.18

Good morning. Saturday in Whitewater will see a mix of rain and sleet with a high of thirty-eight. Sunrise is 6:13 AM and sunset 7:36 PM, for 13h 23m 27s of daytime. The moon is a waning crescent with 2.74% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred twentieth day.Days since Trump’s election, […]

Daily Bread for 4.13.18

Good morning. Friday in Whitewater will be rainy with a high of forty-eight. Sunrise is 6:14 AM and sunset 7:35 PM, for 13h 20m 41s of daytime. The moon is a waning crescent with 7.4% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred nineteenth day.Days since Trump’s election, with 11.9.16 as the first […]

Trump Nominee Non-Committal on School Integration

Alternative title: Why We Resist and Oppose. WATCH: During her confirmation hearing this morning (yes, this morning – in 2018), judicial nominee Wendy Vitter refused to say whether she agreed with the result in Brown v. Board of Education. #UnfitToJudge pic.twitter.com/RWroh0XUIC — The Leadership Conference (@civilrightsorg) April 11, 2018 Consider the remarks of Wendy Vitter, […]

Daily Bread for 4.12.18

Good morning. Thursday in Whitewater will be variably cloudy, with a high of sixty-three. Sunrise is 6:16 AM and sunset 7:34 PM, for 13h 17m 53s of daytime. The moon is a waning crescent with 13.3% of its visible disk illuminated. Today is the five hundred eighteenth day.Days since Trump’s election, with 11.9.16 as the […]