Conservative or Liberal, Deist or Pagan, Jersey transplant or Lehigh Valley native, we're all in this mess together. Let's talk. Let us do no harm. Today's one-liner: "The shortest way to the distinguishing excellence of any writer is through his hostile critics." Richard LeGallienne
Some of you may know him as a fearless constable who always got his man, even when that man was me. Others of you know him from his comments here as a hard core conservative. The trolls hate him. But what few of you know is that Peter Cochran is a regular in the Brown and Lynch American Legion Post #9's color guard, and volunteers his time at numerous events where the American flag is needed. He was with the colors on Friday, when Judge Edward Smith ascended into the judicial heavens. And he was with them again yesterday, when 34 people from all over the world took the oath as citizen.