Jimmy Carter’s Fatal Flaw

Jimmy Carter’s Fatal Flaw

Jimmy Carter’s smile, confidence, intelligence, and determination paved his unlikely path to the Oval Office in 1976. But once in office, he was hampered by another core feature of his personality: his engineering mindset. He approached issues as technical...
Barely Avoiding Disaster

Barely Avoiding Disaster

When Harry Truman assumed the presidency in 1945 upon Franklin D Roosevelt’s death, the White House was a dangerous place. The 145-year-old home of the president was ready to collapse and presented serious safety issues for those working and living in it. White...
2016 Presidential Election Resources

2016 Presidential Election Resources

With the 2016 Presidential election gearing up more and more, I’ve been following the campaign and noting similarities and differences with previous Presidential campaigns and elections. I’ve created a “2016 Election” tab on my website...