Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
Given the dearth of talented, young writers, especially on blogs in these parts, plus the well-documented struggles of the younger set to match the academic achievements in high school and college of previous generations, I am constantly on the hunt to find sharp young scribes of note.
These young folk must meet certain standards (We lost one young local blogger in our first sentence at “dearth”).
They must have a strong ability to write well.
Their efforts must be provocative and insightful.
They should have strong opinions and beliefs that are fact-based.
Their work should be grammatically correct, and they must not regularly and repeatedly flunk spell-check.
And there must be a consistency of excellence to their product. They wouldn’t dream of posting anything slightly embarrassing that would ruin their credibility in a heartbeat.
Oh, they’re out there.
Like this young Wisconsin man attending the
Then there’s this young single mother from
I have found another who is truly worthy of high praise.
Eva Lorraine Molina is a junior at
Pretty impressive. My guess is she’ll go far, and if she ever decides to write her own blog won’t be ashamed to post her occupation.
Molina just published a blog that was posted on Townhall.com and other sites about the contemporary need for ladies to behave like ladies. Molina writes:
Our society holds conservatives to a higher moral standard. When a woman acts like a lady she gains the respect both of men and other women. Besides, why would a conservative woman ever want to be mistaken for a liberal woman?”
Let me run that Molina line by you one more time:
“Why would a conservative woman ever
want to be mistaken for a liberal woman?”
Bravo, Miss Molina!
You truly are an up and coming, bona fide, honest to goodness whippersnapper!