Ken Is Speaking Blog

Sorry for the long hiatus

Between the monumental blizzards, catching a cold, losing and replacing my home computer, and being occupied by a rare opportunity at work, I’ve not had much time for blogging. In fact, I’ve not had...

Strong Indy Showing

Despite being shunned by angry leftists in the anti-Zionist camp, the Student Alliance won perhaps one of the best electoral showings for an independent party in modern UF history. There are several statistics that...

The Student Alliance

The Student Alliance, a new political party at UF that represents a merger of two groups of UF’s “independent movement”, has launched. I’ve already made note of Ben Cavataro’s run for Student Body President....

Cavataro Runs

Ben Cavataro has announced. He’s president of Florida College Democrats, and a two-term student senator from Hume Hall. Now, he’s aiming to be UF Student Body President. If he succeeds, Ben Cavataro would be...

Don’t Panic

The fact that the leader in the polls managed to win should not come as a surprise to anybody. Yet, the phrase “epic upset” was heard last night when Republican Scott Brown beat the...

The Making of an Idealist

I have completed a spec pilot for a hour-long political drama entitled The Making of an Idealist. Of course, as this is just a draft (a beta version, if you will), that title, the...

Ford Flip Flops

It’s hard to maintain your faith in democracy and politics when you see stuff like this: When asked on the Today Show, “So you’re now in favor of same sex marriage?” Ford responded: “Civil...

Ford’s Theater

Sorry I’ve not been blogging lately… between the blizzard, spec-script-writing, introducing my sister to a great television show and the Harry Potter series, I’ve been busy. Anyway, this election year is going to be...