Category Archives: General Thoughts

Gun Control Fallacy


The present occupant of the White House and his administration have taken it upon themselves to attempt the creation of a safe society.  They have given us platitudes.  They have given us Executive Actions that make those that are gullible … Continue reading

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White House Chief of Staff Makes “Misleading” Statement


See the link below.  This is just another example of the nonsense that comes out of the White House; and liberals as well. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/fact-checker/post/jack-lews-misleading-claim-about-the-senates-failure-to-pass-a-budget-resolution/2012/02/12/gIQAs11z8Q_blog.html Wow…and this guy is the COS for Obama?  Even the Washington Post threw the BS flag … Continue reading

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the Constitution


An article came across my email today and the headline jumped out at me,”Supreme Court Justice: U.S. Constitution Inferior“.  Now, needless to say, this caught my attention so I followed the link and read the article.  It seemed to be … Continue reading

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2011 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.   Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,900 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, … Continue reading

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“Occupy Wall Street Crowd Blind to Benefits of Capitalism”


 Below is a comment from Gary Wolfram of Hillsdale College concerning the OWS demonstrations happening across the country.  The reason I post this is that Gary makes very good points about the essence of capitalism.  He doesn’t necessarily say it … Continue reading

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How To Grow the Economy


Below is a post from a friend of mine, John Gessner in Couer d’Alene, ID.  He hits the economy nail square on the head.  The math is so simple it’s ridiculous.  Maybe, just maybe, a liberal or two will see … Continue reading

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Texas…The Right Way to Govern


Governor Rick Perry seems to showing the rest of the country how to actually govern and how to create jobs. He’s not in the race just yet but if he should decide to enter, it would not surprise me that … Continue reading

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Justice Stephen Breyer’s Discussion on Making Democracy Work


I’ve been watching a video, on the Forum Network, of Justice Stephen Breyer discussing his views of on how democracy works. In the first 20 minutes (it’s an hour plus) he has pointed out things that in all honesty I … Continue reading

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Jill Lepore’s Thoughts on Political Speech


Earlier this month,Jill Lepore wrote an op-ed in the New York Times asking the question “What Thomas Jefferson Would Say”. The opening question is directed at political speech and does it incite political violence. The question itself is good in … Continue reading

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An Informed Citizenry Will Benefit From Applying Both Creative and Critical Thinking In Solving The Challenges Of Our Society


This is an essay I wrote for a college class and felt that it should be given the opportunity to be read by others.  It is based on what seems to be the norm today; that we do not think … Continue reading

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