As a Baby Boomer and child of the 60s, I grew up listening to the Last Poets and the imagery created of a couch potato, with chicken hanging from the mouth missing out on liberation and freedom, has stuck with me for many years.
You knew someone would use this line sooner or later, and considering what happened on the latest, “most crucial election” in our history, I could not pass up the opportunity to ask the question, “Can you hear me now?” Why?
Fleet Center, Boston MA 11/15/02 – If you’re going to play against the best guns in the West then you have to make sure you’re six shooters will have pinpoint accuracy.
How often have you been told that due to its importance to our families and communities, voting is a civic duty every citizen should perform? On the other hand, how many citizens recognize that if you don't put money where you put your vote, the ballot you place has little relevance in the election process?