My Lunch with the Justice

I did not realize until recently, while researching more deeply O’Connor’s history-making 1981 appointment as the first woman nominated...

True Confessions

Just review the run-up to the already celebrated interview that hasn’t even aired yet. First, its leaked to the New York Times days ago...

This One Didn’t Get Away

Steve Marshburn – that’s him with his wife, son and Sage fly rod – finally got his expensive fishing gear back recently and how it...

Hope over Experience

I’m convinced that fly fishing – much like politics – is a simple matter of hope overcoming experience. You can pursue the wily cutthroat...

Leaking Oil and Credibility – Part II

As a result of the BP oil spill in the Gulf, Barack Obama has learned – let’s hope he’s learned – some lessons about leadership in a...

Leaking Oil and Credibility

I’ve been asked a dozen times since the BP oil spill developed in the Gulf of Mexico what I would have advised the company’s executives...

Toyota’s Troubles

David Letterman’s monologue hit a little close to home the other night. Dave said that things had gotten so bad at Toyota that the...