A Personal Story – Unplanned Pregnancy
I can’t recall a time when I wasn’t really pro-life. During high school & college in the 1980′s, when every “teen” movie HAD to have some pro-abortion message, I knew that life was the right choice for the baby. My wife became pregnant with our son before we were married. That was not a good choice on our part. We were engaged, & then married. | Read More »
On Matters of Life, Punishment and Virtues
In bringing up John McCain’s VP pick, Sarah Palin… a cohort posited the following declaration in response to Palin being both Pro-Life and Pro-Death Penalty: “No one can call themselves “pro-life” and support the death penalty.” I address that statement as follows: That is an intellectually unsupportable position. I understand you have picked a side to the discussion. I grant that and will not address | Read More »
Thank you Mr McCain!
Once again John McCain has proven that he has the political genius to outwit his opponent in this election. With one masterful stroke he destroyed any momentum that Obama would have enjoyed from his convention and his “I AM” speech the other night. With the VP pick of Sarah Palin he has firmly solidified his base and has re-energized this race. Of course the smears, | Read More »
This Will Have To Do For My McCain Mae Culpa, I’m Tapped Out Over The Whole Lieberman VP Thing!
Recently I’ve had a person I consider a friend point out that I am wound kinda tight on the issue about McCain possibly nominating a Democrat, or a Pro-Choice candidate for VP…Well…I am pretty wound up on the subject because I’ve been slapped around for three days on three different blogs. I’ve been called childish, stupid, an extreme right winger…and GOD knows how many other | Read More »
Boxed In/ August 12, 2008
Well I did it. I became a Republican. This red suit feels stiff, but clean and new and freeing. This is a big step for me. Raised a Democrat by Irish-Catholic-Kennedy fanatics, I was once a member of the Green party. Although I have almost always been pro-life, I have clung to my Democratic roots because I didn’t want to be “boxed in.” I didn’t | Read More »