Abdul At Large

“Is Abdul a journalist? A commentator? An entertainer? A gossip-monger? All of the above?” That was a fair question raised by my colleague Brian Howey of Howey Politics Indiana in his recent column about changes in Indiana news media titled “Media, When the going gets weird…” In...
Indianapolis City-County Council Democrats are looking for a few million bucks to pay for early childhood education. Good luck. They don’t like Mayor Greg Ballard’s plan of eliminating the local homestead tax credit (not deduction) to pay for the program so they, actually at-...
Apple's HUGE announcement introduced the groundbreaking IPhone 6, a bigger phone with a "nearly indestructible screen" that won't crack when you drop it on your carpet. Or on concrete. Or throw it at somebody. The next generation of IPhone (I guess the IPhone 7) can only mean a...
For the past 10 years that I have covered the Indianapolis City-County Council there is one thing the body has done, under both Democratic and Republican leadership, that I have found irritating to no end. It’s the need for Councilors to explain their vote AFTER they have voted...