iOS app Android app

Entries by Darryle Pollack from 10/2008

Why Heidi Klum Should Moderate the Debate

| Posted 10.02.2008 | Politics

Why is Kim Kardashian subjected to public shaming on Dancing With the Stars, when Sarah Palin isn't?

Grading the Debate: As Smart as a 5th Grader?

| Posted 10.04.2008 | Politics

Based on the debate, what would a 5th grader think about what they are learning in school? They might believe that what we tell them is true: anyone in America can grow up to be president.

American Gladiators

| Posted 10.06.2008 | Politics

When Obama meets McCain in person, we call it a debate. But it's far more. It's a bloodsport. Two warriors meeting in battle.

Sleeping with the Enemy

| Posted 10.22.2008 | Healthy Living

I was born a Democrat. Party affiliation was served along with the canned vegetables I was forced to eat for dinner. My first crush was on John Kennedy. But I am harboring a secret.

A Yalie Roots For Harvard

| Posted 10.24.2008 | Politics

Bush represented the end of an era; women like me represented the beginning of a new one. I stepped onto the Yale campus only months after Bush left it.

The Morning-After Blues

| Posted 10.27.2008 | Healthy Living

The countdown to November 4 is torturous. Everyone is worried. Everyone is losing sleep. For some people, the election can't come soon enough. But for me, I wish it would never end.

Cinderella Shops for the Jewish Vote

| Posted 10.28.2008 | Style

Underneath the beehive hairdo and behind the sight of her rifle, Sarah is just a woman like me, and I've dug deep into my soul to find a little sympathy for her.

How John McCain Could Think Pink and Redeem his Reputation as a Hero

| Posted 10.31.2008 | Healthy Living

Which is why, when McCain loses the election, I propose he dust off his image as a hero, and become one. We would have McCain to thank during Melanoma Awareness month.