World Autism Awareness Day 2013

By Rick Colosimo / April 2, 2013 / Comments Off on World Autism Awareness Day 2013

Today is World Autism Awareness day. My Facebook profile picture is my 8yo son Dylan, showing you, and me, what he thinks of autism. I imagine it’s something along the lines of “I just want to do what I want and have fun like every other boy. Sometimes it’s just hard.” Other times I imagine…

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Personal: Rick's first fundraiser finishes on 4/9

By Rick Colosimo / April 8, 2011 / Comments Off on Personal: Rick's first fundraiser finishes on 4/9

Here’s a short link to one of my other blogs, Watch Rick Train. I’m raising money all year for Reed Academy, starting with the Tough Mudder in Pennsylvania tomorrow and finishing with Ironman Florida in November. My goal is $140,000. This is the start. Thanks for your support; I’ll post updates at the WRT blog.

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Project: I Vote Autism

By Rick Colosimo / October 29, 2009 / Comments Off on Project: I Vote Autism

In this earlier post on single-issue voting, I described the genesis of my new political strategy/philosophy. So what? My goal is to create a framework for very specific, detailed information about politicians and voting records at all levels of government: federal, state, and local. We need to track not just voting on new laws but…

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Reconciling insurance laws with the free market

By Rick Colosimo / August 17, 2009 / Comments Off on Reconciling insurance laws with the free market

This editorial at the WSJ talks about some commonly advanced alternatives to  current health-care/health-insurance reform legislation. As a law student, I took a whole class on insurance law; I practiced insurance defense law (in mass torts, not individual personal injury cases); and I’ve studied the economic principles relating to insurance law (in fact, I keep…

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