Do you have a creepy Uncle Tim?
A fellow who acts drunk at family gatherings.
Obnoxious is too kind of word to describe his
belligerent habit of constantly interrupting and you
patiently listen to his diatribes because it is just
If you haven’t seen your Uncle Tim in a
while, it might be because October 4th, he was at
Longwood University berating Republican VP nominee,
Indiana Governor, Mike Pence.
America would be forever indebted if your
family would send him money for a bus ticket home.
This was scheduled to be a debate, but with Uncle
Tim interrupting Governor Pence 70 times in 90
minutes, it resembled All-Star Wrestling.
CBS News Anchor, Elaine Quijano, the
moderator, had a ringside seat allowing her to cheer
Uncle Tim hysterically while marinating in the spray
of his sweat and spittle.
Somehow, the left champions this fiasco as
good political theatre.
Governor Pence candidly revealed his
Christian, conservative beliefs by politely
answering Elaine’s scripted questions.
self-control was inspiring to us Irish who have a
limited supply of this particular character trait.
You can judge someone by observing their closest
friends, evaluating the character of their children,
or watching them work their horse or dog.
I was a late-comer to the Donald Trump camp,
mostly because I kept stumbling over his two
However, in mid-May, Donald Trump published
his list of potential Supreme Court nominees and
this impressed me.
During the GOP Convention, the performance of
his progeny prompted me to think there may be more
to Mr. Trump.
I gave him the benefit of the doubt and
during the VP debate, Governor Pence sealed the
Character is infectious and Donald Trump will be a
better president due to the core values of his
Then came Trump’s 2005 vulgar video clip.
In years past, have you ever said something
foul while working cattle or sitting around hunting
have and have asked God to Bleach-Bit those memories
from my hard drive.
Mr. Trump accepted responsibility and
apologized for his locker room remarks and as
disappointed as I am, I forgive him.
Had the Trump camp hired a proven expert in
suppressing evidence such as Hillary Clinton, the
2005 video would never have seen the light of day.
that before you start throwing stones.