Author Archive: Rosi Efthim

Weekend News Roundup for Feb. 2-3, 2019

Punxsutawney Phil didn’t see his shadow, predicts early spring. Maybe don’t get too excited about that. New Jersey Phil Murphy says Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam must resign, that racist photos of him from his med school yearbook are ‘disqualifying.’ Murphy is the incoming chair of the Democratic Governors Assn. Chris Christie left some stuff out…
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News Roundup for Friday, Feb. 1, 2019

Above, the vote board on the $15 an hour New Jersey minimum wage. Photo: Anne Demigillo Songcayauon. Cory Booker Makes It Official Announces with a Cory-style 2-minute video, called Rise. We have the video in the post just below this one. Flip to Cory’s announcement. New Jersey A highly questionable thing, especially for a governor so…
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The Cold

“Bitter cold is coming: for those who hate it, know this, we need it. It kills the ever increasing invasive species (insects, fungus, bacteria) spurred on by climate change. Without a cold winter in the northeast, your summer tomatoes, watermelon,…
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