travel

Virginia to Wyoming — part 1 of the great American road trip

One of the first things you have to decide before taking a road trip around America is which way to go:  clockwise or counter. For my trip, counter-clockwise made better sense. This post contains affiliate links.  For more information, click here. I expected that the D.C.–Chicago portion would contain the worst traffic, and I wanted to… Read More Virginia to Wyoming — part 1 of the great American road trip

culture

SamSphere Chicago

The world owes a great debt to Sam Adams, the brewer-patriot who led opposition to British tyranny in colonial Boston. This weekend, I enjoyed the tremendous honor of participating in the Sam Adams Alliance’s new media conference SamSphere. The Sam Adams Alliance is doing an outstanding job of bringing freedom-loving bloggers the resources we need… Read More SamSphere Chicago