Rob’s Soapbox

Congratulations, You Woke Up!

February 14, 2021

Twenty-five years ago, comedian Chris Rock famously riffed on the divide in the African American community between black people and […]

The Minimum Wage

February 7, 2021

How little we can possibly pay people to work is back in the news and so is the endless debate […]

We’ve Cured The Flu!

January 31, 2021

My wife is constantly encouraging me to do more positively themed soapboxes. I’ve told her that the very nature of […]

Don’t You Dare Be Happy!

January 24, 2021

As my wife Christina would say: “What are we doing here?”   With almost no ability to agree on anything […]

My (No Doubt First Of Many) 2021 Meltdown

January 18, 2021

There is no coherence to this soapbox, nor is there meant to be any. It’s late Monday on MLK day […]

Corporate America Teaches Life

January 10, 2021

For years I have been railing against my (mostly conservative) friends who would sing the praises of big business while […]