Archives for July, 2015

On the Road Again

I’m writing this from my New Jersey office, which is to say that I am visiting the ‘rents. But it’s a very short visit. In fact, I’m mostly just using them for their garage. I’m stashing my car there for a few days while I go galavanting around to various math conferences, with a little…

This is perfect: The latest polls are out, and just as I predicted, I’m leading the Republican presidential race by a wide margin. You might be wondering how that could be. After all, it’s hardly been a month since I entered the field and I’ve already alienated America‚Äôs largest immigrant population, seen dozens of my…

Marriage Equality!

So, has anything been happening lately? Well, the Supreme Court got a big one right. Marriage equality is now the law of the land, which is a very good thing. There will be pockets of resistance for a while to come, but mostly this news has been met with the yawn it deserves. Of course…

What I Did On My Summer Vacation

I realize I’ve been away a little longer than usual, but I have a good excuse. I just spent the past week with my family at Beaches resort, on Turks and Caicos. You see, my father turned 80 this year, and we marked the occasion by schlepping the whole family down to the Caribbean. My…