A King Among Men: Gun Ownership

This was a surprising little moment for me in reading The Autobiography of Martin Luther King: King was a gun owner prior to and in the early days of his involvement with the Montgomery bus boycott! After a bomb exploded on his front porch, his friends and family urged him to keep an armed guard … Read moreA King Among Men: Gun Ownership

A King Among Men: The Montgomery Bus Boycott

I don’t often talk in terms of heroes and role models, but if you forced me to name one, I would choose the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As I’ve written here before, I believe that he represents about as well as anyone in history what it means to be a politically engaged American … Read moreA King Among Men: The Montgomery Bus Boycott

Gareth Streaming for Syrians on Twitch!

As recently discussed on the podcast, Gareth Chantler has recently been working with displaced Syrians in Turkey. He’s going to be raising money on Twitch this Sunday, and I encourage you to watch and/or participate in the fundraising (which is not require to watch). Here are the details he sent me: What: I will be … Read moreGareth Streaming for Syrians on Twitch!

Can’t Believe We’re Just Giving This Away!

Dara Kearney and I yesterday released a joint review of a hyper turbo tournament that he won on PokerStars. Most of you probably know, by now, that I’m raising money for the Bay Area Urban Debate League and will release a free hour of poker strategy video for every $500 raised. Dara kindly agreed to … Read moreCan’t Believe We’re Just Giving This Away!