Ken Is Speaking Blog

Basketball Coach Fired After 100-0 Win

I’ve heard of good sportsmanship rules, but this is unbelievable: The coach of a Texas high school basketball team that beat another team 100-0 was fired Sunday, the same day he sent an e-mail...

Warning to the Ben Dictors of SG

Words of advice for Dictor, et.al.: “Your own ego can be your own worst enemy. Guard against the danger of buying into hype about your personal success or brilliance. Instead, understand your place as...

#44

From Obama’s Inaugural Address: We remain a young nation, but in the words of Scripture, the time has come to set aside childish things. The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to...

Bush’s Last Day

I’ll have more on this historic event tomorrow, after Obama’s inaugural address as our nation’s 44th President. Until then, I think this cartoon pretty much sums up where we are as a nation.

Sink Is Out

A couple days old, but Florida CFO Alex Sink has passed on an opportunity to run for U.S. Senate. She’s thinking of running for re-election in 2010 when Charlie Crist runs for re-election as...

Dems Gain Edge in Committees

The news of a deal is out: Dems to gain a 3-seat majority on most Senate committees. However, and here’s the fine print, if you look at the aggregate number of committee seats available...

The 111th Congress Opens

I’m not going to rehash news here, so much as just bullet point what’s happened this week, mostly for my edification: 1) Roland Burris was denied seating as a Freshman Senator, but the visuals...