The term "bully pulpit" stems from President Theodore Roosevelt's reference to the White House as a "bully pulpit," meaning a terrific platform from which to persuasively advocate an agenda. Roosevelt often used the word "bully" as an adjective meaning superb/wonderful. The Bully Pulpit features news, reasoned discourse, opinion and some humor.
(By Colby Hall, Mediaite) - A cochlear implant is a surgical procedure that helps the hearing impaired or deaf hear for the first time. The following video is of a little baby boy named Jonathan who is hearing his mother’s voice and laughter for the very first time. Not much to say here except that after watching the clip, one’s spirit may, in fact, soar (cynics beware!)