Opinion

The Right to Self-Authority
August 19, 2015 No Commentby

The Right to Self-Authority

With every tragedy publicized in the news, the issue of gun control inevitably becomes a central part of the post-mortem ...

The Right to Not Be Shot At
August 19, 2015 No Commentby

The Right to Not Be Shot At

One of the fundamental nuggets of wisdom that the Founding Fathers captured in crafting the Constitution was that things would ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Vote, Damn It, Signs of Football Season, Art and Presidents
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Vote, Damn It, Signs of Football Season, Art and Presidents

A Cryin’ Shame There is an old joke about asking someone for the definition of “ignorance and apathy,” to which ...

Letter to the Editor - from Greg Gerritt - Boston Olympics and Providence Stadium Project
August 2, 2015 No Commentby

Letter to the Editor – from Greg Gerritt – Boston Olympics and Providence Stadium Project

On July 28 the headline in the Providence Journal was “Boston out as 2024 US candidate” referring the end of ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Chickens and a Fox with Sox
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Chickens and a Fox with Sox

Chickening Out With the big flap at Halitosis Hall this legislative session over chicken coops and the birds’ wingspans (OK, ...

Motif's Top Eatery Picks
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Motif’s Top Eatery Picks

RI is home to a staggering number of restaurants – it’s sometimes hard to figure out where to start. As ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World

It Sucks … Period Phillipe and Jorge are always delighted and excited when we see The Biggest Little involved in ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: New Entrants Through The Steely Gates, New Entrants Through The Pearly Gates
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: New Entrants Through The Steely Gates, New Entrants Through The Pearly Gates

New Henhouse for the Fox So, it looks like former house speaker Gordon Fox is headed for federal prison (aka, ...

Opinion: What the Hell Is Wrong with Rhode Island?
June 12, 2015 No Commentby

Opinion: What the Hell Is Wrong with Rhode Island?

The RI economy is so bad that my friends from other states, many of them expatriates themselves, keep trying to ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: FIFA, A Place to Summer, and Some Dear Friends
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: FIFA, A Place to Summer, and Some Dear Friends

King Snake Everybody knows that the dice are loaded Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed Everybody knows that the war ...