Who Is Christopher Steele?

Feb. 8, 2018 7:15 p.m. ET America has been inundated by the words dossier, memo, collusion, FISA, Carter Page. They all come back to the actions of one man: Christopher Steele. Which is why the only news that matters this week is that the former British spy’s credibility has been dismantled. To the extent the …

Twitter Marketing: 7 Surprising Tips that Actually Work

While Facebook steals the limelight in every social media marketing discussion, Twitter remains the best social platform for real time engagement. It also has the ideal state of affairs for brands to propagate word of mouth or advocacy, with 49% users actively talking about brands and businesses. Twitter’s potential as a marketing channel maybe clear, …

8 Tips to Get an Unending Torrent of Helpful Blog Comments

Blogging From Paradise currently has 6,848 approved comments. My old blog was comment-free for many months. How did I go from comment ghost town to thriving comment party? By following the steps below. Don’t get it twisted; attracting an unending torrent of comments takes work but this happy toiling produces sweet benefits like: increased blog …

The Trump Spending Binge

Feb. 9, 2018 3:28 p.m. ET The federal government briefly shut down in the early morning hours on Friday before the Congress passed and the President signed a new license to spend. The Journal reports: The two-year budget deal will boost federal spending for both the military and domestic programs by almost $300 billion over …

Impose Sanctions on Turkey

A Turkish court Thursday sentenced Serkan Golge, a dual Turkish-American citizen, to 7½ years in prison on trumped-up charges of membership in a terrorist organization. Mr. Golge, who works for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Texas, was visiting family in Turkey when he was arrested in July 2016 as a part of President …