The ‘Latte Principle’

    There has been much ado about the costs of earmarks, discretionary spending, and entitlement spending in our state and federal budgets. Everyone has their own idea of what should be cut, when, how, why, and to what extent. Democrats and the collectivist Left are wailing and crying about how tackling this budget explosion will hurt the economy and the nation. People on the right are | Read More »

    Hard Lessons for the GOP

    Regardless of the outcome of the November 3rd election in New York-23, there are some serious lessons for the GOP to extract. This learning curve will be steep because they are so certain of their own superiority and statecraft. But, the arrogance of the bean counters and number crunchers must be tempered with common sense and a good dose of reality. Several myths are inherent | Read More »

    Did I win the argument? A funny response from Facebook

    I posted the news story about the UK woman who had to deliver her baby on the street because the ambulance wouldn’t pick her up on my Facebook page.  A healthcare debate ensued.  The last post is below and I wanted to share for grins: “I’m starting to think that conservatives are the biggest [email protected] on the planet, because their thoughts are guided by fear. | Read More »

    Democrats are my ex wife 4

    Unrelated thought — this site is like Karaoke for frustrated journalists And another — those are some nice little buttons up there, but how come none of them say SPELL CHECK. I swear I know how to spell, just not type. My second lawyer really focused on presentation. My first lawyer was basically not there and left me to fend for myself. So I came | Read More »

    Democrats are my ex wife 3

    Sometime after our divorce was finalized, I asked my ex wife to agree to an annullment. Why not? According to her I am responsible for the Black Plague. Control freak type II that she is, she said no, because she would not have our children be considered illegitimate by the Church. After supplying documentation that this would not be the case. She raised another objection. | Read More »