Archive for November 16th, 2018

Short Take

Who was the first African American to win the MLB MVP Award?

Here is a story from the Trib today on how straight ticket voters put the hurt to the GOP: https://www.texastribune.org/2018/11/16/straight-ticket-voting-ed-emmett-harris-county-texas/.

Commentary is really done talking about this. I will say that more Dems showed up to vote in Harris County last week. We will find out in 2020 who will have the patience to vote the entire ballot.  We will see if Dems are really lazy voters.

Speaking of county government, the lead story in today’s Chron is the feds are investigating the juvenile justice system. Who’s leading the county these days?

Commentary doesn’t have any influence or say on the Dems who will be in leadership positions in Congress, but do they all have to be older than Commentary?

Jackie Robinson won the NL MVP Award in 1949 of course.

Fanfest is January 26, 2019.

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