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    The Real Immigration Threat

    October 16, 2014
    EbolaWho would have thought that the biggest immigration disaster of the Obama Administration might not be the president’s threat to grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens who penetrated our borders from the south? And who would imagine that Obama’s
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    The Louse That Roared

    October 14, 2014
    The_Mouse_That_Roared_British_PosterOne of the most popular motion pictures from the year I was born, 1959, was an adaptation of a satirical novel called The Mouse That Roared. The film told the unlikely story of a small European nation, threatened with economic
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    Earth to McCain: retire, already!

    October 6, 2014
    metsJohn McCain is trying to decide whether to run for another term in the United States Senate. Here’s my two cents: enough already! Like so many other political fossils that can’t quite let go of the immense power conferred by
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    Puss ‘n Boots On the Ground

    September 24, 2014
    GiveEmHellMr. President, will you just please kill these people already? That’s not the most polite question I’ve ever composed, but it sure sums up what many – if not most – Americans are wondering. Why on earth doesn’t our Commander
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    Into the Abyss

    September 23, 2014
    The Oculus Rift headsetAs the world plunges in to the spiritually entropic abyss of technology, it is sometimes of value to pause and consider where we’re heading. On the Sabbath, observant Jews are not permitted to use a motorized vehicle, among other things.

Are We Trending Yet?

July 7, 2014

According to the polls, Americans favor root canal surgery over Congress. Cockroaches are more popular than our elected federal legislators. Even the sporting world’s most reviled creature – the replacement referees of the NFL –…


If It Moves, Tax It

June 27, 2014

Ronald Reagan succinctly summed up the essence of government:
“If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.”
He meant it as an insult, not an…


The Mark of McCain

Full disclosure: I think Dana Rohrabacher is one of the greatest representatives sitting in the Congress. I have felt this way since Dana transitioned from one of the key speech writers for Ronald Reagan into elective office. Dana is honest,…


A Moment That Passed

June 23, 2014

The defeat of former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor by a grassroots activist college professor should have presaged a fundamental shift in the Republican Party Congressional leadership. It should have been a wake-up call to…