When a Mistake is not a Mistake

The scandalous downfall of a public figure is nothing new. During the past few years, the rogues’ gallery includes cyclist Lance Armstrong, golfer Tiger Woods, former Congressman Anthony Weiner, former CIA Director David Petraeus, former Presidential candidate John Edwards, and former Governors Eliot Spitzer, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Rod Blagojevich. And that’s just in the U.S.Continue reading “When a Mistake is not a Mistake”

Infamy Forever

In the aftermath of the Newtown CT tragedy, there were all sorts of posts, tweets, blogs, op-ed pieces, articles, and soundbytes about everything from the cause, to who/what was to blame for Adam Lanza’s meltdown, to the government’s responsibility “in all this.” Probably the most disturbing response I read was “I am Adam Lanza’s Mother.”Continue reading “Infamy Forever”