Progress: SD County is continuing our significant progress on the vaccination front. As we continue to advance, all County vaccination sites are now open for walk-ins! Get your shot! I can be dismissive of anti-vaxxers but not everyone with questions is Rob Schneider. Here are some tips to engage your uncle who doesn’t want to get his shot :)
Yellowstone: I always wanted to be a cowboy and enjoy a great western. Several people mentioned the Paramount show, Yellowstone. It is a great mix of Game of Thrones, The Godfather, Tombstone, politics, gorgeous scenery, and engaging plot. I’m still in season one, but so far I recommend!
Reform the Recall: With an impending recall coming for Governor Gavin Newsom, the flaws in California’s recall system are once again being brought to light. California’s current recall system (the dual ballot) brings two major problems that challenge the fundamentals of political fairness. Check out this piece in the Washington Post by my friend and mentor, Dr. Thad Kousser.
Ed Balls Day: This week, the world celebrated the 10th Anniversary of former British Parliament member Ed Balls viral tweet. If you're unfamiliar with his hilarious story, on April 28,2011 Ed Balls was trying to search himself on the Twitter app, but instead ended up posting a tweet that read “Ed Balls''. I don’t know why it is so funny, but it is!
My “baby”: It is hard to believe my “baby” just turned 10. Caleb is the most wonderfully sweet and loving child and has now entered double digits. A special shout out to my wife who flew home from Sacramento late Wednesday night and back up early Thursday morning to help with his special day. They grow up too fast--enjoy every moment.