Protests are a funny thing, most people don’t like them even when they have legitimate points. Most recently I think of the election, the equal rights and various civil rights protests going on since the 9th of November, but I’m also thinking of the Occupy Wall Street movement, the Vietnam protests and, of course, the… Continue reading Marching side by side
I was taking a brief look at President Obama’s proposed budget. I haven’t dived into the details yet, I was more interested in the big numbers. You know- How much do you want? How much do we have? If you subtract A from B is the remainder a negative number? Those are the fundamentals of… Continue reading What if the Congressional Budget were handled more like the Thunderdrome?
A long time ago, on a continent some drive from here, there lived a guy with a bad mustache and a great mind for international relations. He also had some fairly forward thinking ideas on resource management. One of his better ones, to his mind, was the idea that since he needed more space to… Continue reading Temujin Teaches 21st Century Diplomacy
So Facebook has this post going around where Obama is saying the guns don’t make people safer while it has all his secret agents with their guns circled. I’m all for the 2nd Amendment and I’m for the responsible ownership of guns, but this particular message is a bit off center. The average citizen does… Continue reading Obama on gun control