Fair Volunteering

This morning I went to volunteer at my son’s fair. My son attends a charter school now, and I’m pleased. The curriculum is just as tough as the private school except there is no Latin, Religion or tuition. You do, however, have to put in 20 hours of volunteer time. I have no problem with…

Observable Cues

Over at NewsBusters the token conservative at MSNBC, former Florida congressman Joe Scarborough, is quoted as blaming conservatives for Trayvon Martin’s death: Al Sharpton and Lawrence O’Donnell are not the only ones on MSNBC cynically exploiting the tragic death of Trayvon Martin. On his Morning Joe program today, Joe Scarborough said that conservatives are “somehow…

Is Obama a Racist…or Just a Weakling?

These are questions that are gaining greater validity as the timeline inches slowly away from the racial flash point of the Trayvon Martin shooting last month and picks up speed toward the 2012 presidential election. There can be no doubt that the Martin shooting is a tragedy for his family and their community. No matter…

Politically Speaking

I have a great interest in politics and was given the impetus to start writing about my beliefs by my friend and mentor, Utah, whom I affectionately refer to as Mississippi. (It is the 57th state, after all) M. gave me a voice on this site, (and also set up the account for me because…