Major Gabbard’s campaign hurt soldiers

Major Gabbard finally surrendered. Recently, following “Big Tuesday’s” six state primaries, “Late Night” comedian Seth Myers jabbed that, “after tonight, we might finally know once and for all whether Tulsi Gabbard can take a hint.” Like an awkward party straggler that stays past dozens that’ve departed—and with only the host couple remaining—Tulsi Gabbard became the talk of the town for those wondering when…

Manitou needs a contagion of another kind

*Note: A slightly edited version of this essay was published in the Pikes Peak Bulletin print edition on March 19, 2020. It can also be found online here, an image of the column is included below. Six weeks ago, the Manni Awards at City Hall were packed with people. Describing the celebration, Shanti Toll told the attendees,…