Rob’s Soapbox

Trump’s Societal Legacy

December 9, 2018

Whatever becomes of President Donald Trump’s in-office legacy will take decades to truly know. Societally, however, there is no denying […]

Stop Relying On The “Real World”

December 2, 2018

Over the past decade, as stories of our coddled youth have exponentially exploded, more and more people have self-soothed themselves […]

No, Most People Are Not Good

November 25, 2018

One of my many friends in law enforcement called me over the weekend to speak to me about an incident […]

The True Story Of Thanksgiving (Updated)

November 18, 2018

On November 3, 2008 I originally printed the essay below. We have reprinted it each year since on Thanksgiving weeks, […]

So Much Science, So Little Knowledge

November 12, 2018

No need for the usual lecture; by now, you have either embraced the fact that so much of our alleged […]

This Is What Racism Looks Like

November 4, 2018

There are very few things in life that you will ever hear me say you need to experience in order […]