Author Archives | Mark Pontoni

Towards a Happier Halloween; A Welcome Change

When my school district announced this week that celebrations of Halloween and Valentine’s Day would have to take place without the schools’ participation, I was licking my chops waiting until I could get home and check out the comments sections of the various media outlets who had reported the story.  “Don’t read the comments” is […]

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The Fascism is Too Loud; Time for a Walk in the Woods

When news came that a late night TV pillow huckster, who spends his time defending a prime-time TV shyster, was coming to northern Michigan to speak at a farm founded by a former Nazi, John Bircher, and KKK supporter, I had to pause long enough to ponder whether this was reality or the script for […]

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