February 27, 2015
That single phrase, which meant nothing much before 1965, exploded around the world as the iconic greeting of one particular inhabitant from the planet Vulcan on the TV Sci Fi series “Star Trek”. That “pointed eared hobgoblin” as he was once affectionately called is of course Mr. Spock portrayed by the very talented actor Leonard […]
February 25, 2015
Prior to December, I had never heard the name Chris Kyle. In fact, I can guarantee you that most of America had never heard of Chris Kyle. Then, Clint Eastwood, a fellow Republican, directed a movie which was released in December, about Chris Kyle, called “American Sniper.”
February 18, 2015
For years I’ve been telling anyone who would listen that the way the internet allows most news to be reported almost instantaneously is a mixed blessing at best. Yes we get the information almost as fast as it unfolds but it is often posted so quickly that we really don’t get all the facts. And […]
February 15, 2015
Last week, President Barack Obama asked Congress under the War Powers Act to continue to allow the air assaults against ISIL. However, he did not request authority to put Boots on the Ground. He stated he believed we could win this war by just continuing the status quo. Air strikes would be sufficient to achieve the military’s goals. And, to make matters worse, he insisted on putting a three year time limit on this campaign.
January 29, 2015
Is limiting hate speech, limiting free speech. Tanya Cohen makes a case for this in numerous articles. However, she does not fully define hate speech except to pretty much say that it is all speech she disagrees with.
January 13, 2015
So it is a new year and a new Congress and Senate. If one is to believe the rhetoric being tossed around in the news by Mitch McConnell and John Boehner then it is also a new Republican Party. They promised that there would be more compromise, less confrontation and a general good working climate […]
December 13, 2014
Yesterday morning I was thinking long and hard about what to write for this post. I thought of rewriting my article from last year but I’m not a big fan of re gifting. Then I thought I’d just post a picture of a big Christmas Tree and wish everyone a Merry Christmas; nah too cheesy and […]
October 24, 2014
Has President Obama served or hurt the Democratic Party in his six years in office. Any basic review of the facts gives a clear indication.
July 14, 2014
Let me start off by saying I am not a dog person. I have always owned cats. I mean, I have always admired service dogs and how well they behaved and the benefit they are to their owners, but could never understand the fuss people made over their dogs by buying them clothes, baking them […]
July 2, 2014
by Alan Smithee “There are none so blind than those who will not see that theirs is not the only path, not the only perspective, and not “One size fits all”.” The Cloward and Piven “Chaos” is beginning to descend upon our noble nation. Chaos is the trophy of a selfish struggle without a selfless […]