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This is Not about Ireland

This is Not about Ireland

The old man sat alone in the pub.  On the table in front was a pint of Irish ale.  The sleeve of his tattered jacket, dirty as the whole of it, bore the symbol of an army long defeated on the battlefield, yet not in the heart of a true Irishman.  Or so he retold […]

Wounded Vets Take Message of Hope to Victims

Wounded Vets Take Message of Hope to Victims

Without fanfare or cameras several Marines visited victims of the Boston Bombing with a message of hope. Having lost limbs themselves, they were able to share hope with the hurting. Bloomberg News: B.J. Ganem lost a leg to a roadside bomb in Iraq while serving in the Marines. Bobby  Donnelly lost his after a high-altitude […]

Would You Sign to Rid U.S. of 1st Amendment?

Would You Sign to Rid U.S. of 1st Amendment?

These guys would. Clips from this video were shown on Fox and Friends Friday. The creator, Mark Dice, wanted to challenge the knowledge of Obama supporters by offering a petition to rid the US of its pesky First Amendment. Is it okay for those mean right wingers to criticize the president? Want to stop those […]

Happy Days! Twinkies to Return Soon!

Happy Days! Twinkies to Return Soon!

No need to test the longevity of your Twinkies purchased pre company breakup, your favorite snack may be back on the shelves as soon as July! A Columbus, Georgia Dolly Madison plant is scheduled to be up and running by July. The reformulated Hostess Brands expects the most popular products to be back on the […]

On a Fool’s Errand

Sometimes it appears that the federal government, maybe every level of government, is on a fool’s errand.  Now, for those that are unaware of this phrase a fool’s errand is “a completely absurd, pointless, or useless errand”. Some examples of a fool’s errand would be the United States Senate, controlled by Democrats, spending hours attempting […]

Contrary to DHS Reports, Illegal Border Crossings Thriving

Contrary to DHS Reports, Illegal Border Crossings Thriving

According to an investigative report written for the Arizona Republic in the past five years more than $106 billion have been spent to build fencing along more than 650 miles of the border and and more than doubling the number of Border Patrol agents along it to almost 18,500. They erected surveillance towers and hidden sensors. […]

WSJ: Our Changing Relationship with Health Care

WSJ: Our Changing Relationship with Health Care

This week in the Wall Street Journal there is an interesting ‘on the ground’ look at health care and how it has changed in the past 50 years. The article is particularly worth watching because it is written by ‘former’ physician Dr. Ed Marsh. Dr. Marsh opened his practice in pediatrics in the early 1960′s, […]

In the Face of Personal Loss, Where is Our Compassion?

In the Face of Personal Loss, Where is Our Compassion?

What has happened to society? Why, when someone suffers a personal loss, are so many jumping to criticize, scorn, and generally offer hate filled messages? Where is our compassion? This morning websites in the United Kingdom opened their pages for readers to offer condolences and tributes with the death of their former Prime Minister Margaret […]

Putting Kids in a Bubble?

Putting Kids in a Bubble?

According to new rules from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council, Aussie children will no longer be allowed to blow out candles on their birthday cake. Citing the possibility of spreading germs, the NHMRC recommends parents use single cupcakes with each having one candle on it. Parents, doctors and other caregivers wonder if […]

Shorter Jay Carney: Obama's Not King, You Know

Shorter Jay Carney: Obama’s Not King, You Know

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney spoke about the much delayed budget President Obama will finally unveil next week. “What I will say is that this is not the president’s idealized budget,” said Carney,  “It is not what he would do if he were king, or if only people who supported his proposals were in […]

Reps Chaffetz & Bentivolio Tour a Porous AZ Border

Reps Chaffetz & Bentivolio Tour a Porous AZ Border

Following a recent visit to the Arizona border by senators, Congressmen Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Kerry Bentivolio, (R-MI) toured the Yuma Sector of the Arizona-Mexico border. The following is from Representative Chaffetz’  public Twitter account. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Most residents of the US have never seen the arid border […]

Obama Pushes Banks to Accept Less Qualified for Home Loans

Obama Pushes Banks to Accept Less Qualified for Home Loans

Wait a second! Didn’t we just go through this? Doesn’t this sound like déjà vu all…over again? Let’s look back. Less than 20 years ago, in order to buy a home one had to meet certain criteria. That is: to have a verifiable job, have saved (yes, scrimped and done without to save) 20% to […]

HHS Then: Time to Cut Medicare Advantage...Now: Time to Boost Medicare Advantage

HHS Then: Time to Cut Medicare Advantage…Now: Time to Boost Medicare Advantage

It was just February of this year that the Health and Human Services Department announced it would cut payments to Medicare Advantage, using those funds to help finance the expenses of ObamaCare. Now, in a reversal the Obama Administration said it will increase the payment for health insurers who offer the Medicare Advantage program. The […]

Florida Store Owner Jailed on Food Stamp Fraud

Florida Store Owner Jailed on Food Stamp Fraud

A Florida convenience store owner and his son were arrested yesterday and charged with Food Stamp Fraud. According to the report they would buy area resident’s EBT card for pennies on the dollar and then use the card at other stores to buy items which were then sold in the convenience store. Read more at […]

$80M Pork Project Sits Useless in AK

$80M Pork Project Sits Useless in AK

It sounds like an April Fool’s news story. But it’s not. Over the weekend a report emerged that should make everyone shake their heads. A brand new, unwanted high speed ferry worth $80 Million was put up for auction receiving only one bid of $750,000. The 200 foot vessel was christened in 2010. Built in […]