George Bailey and my Christmas GOAT

My closest friends and family know I couldn’t let the holidays pass without posting about one of my favorite movies and favorite movie characters of all time. It’s a Wonderful Life is easily my Christmas movie GOAT (Greatest Of All Time), and George Bailey is in my pantheon of fictional characters right next to Phil Dunphy of Modern Family, Atticus Finch (although his […]


I can’t give a big enough endorsement for the podcast, “Presidential.” Put on by The Washington Post, the series deep dives into the life, leadership style, historical context, and legacy of each American President, devoting one episode to each and releasing them in chronological order. Check it out here. I just finished the Teddy Roosevelt episode, and these are my […]