Oppressive Chaos

Please indulge me in a bit of personal recollection and reflection – it does have a rational purpose, you have my solemn word on that. My mom died in 2004 of complications of Parkinson’s Disease and dementia. I grew up in a loving household with a magnificent extended family close by but after 24 years…

Solutions

As we saw in the election results, the majority of Americans knew very well that it was time for the Obama Socialism Train to be derailed. Being a newly-minted small business owner, I couldn’t be happier riding the Trump Capitalism Train. What surprises me are all the Debby Downers who can’t stop whining about his…

Politics is War by Other Means

“While our country remains untainted with the principles and manners which are now producing desolation in so many parts of the world; while she continues sincere, and incapable of insidious and impious policy, we shall have the strongest reason to rejoice in the local destination assigned us by Providence.” ~ John Adams, Letter to the…

Borders

This was brought about by #ADayWithoutImmigrants – which is really just an excuse to try to celebrate illegal immigration by commingling it with legal immigration and claiming that conservatives are against legal immigration. I am a proponent of strong borders. I was asked why I think that and it seems to be rooted in that…

A Bridge Too Far

At one time, Ron Paul had quite a following – and perhaps he still does in certain libertarian circles. His son Rand, has been able to maintain the senior Paul’s love and devotion to our Constitution while sanding off some of the sharp edges of kookiness his father demonstrated. At one time or the other…

Iratus Sum, Ergo Sum

“Everything seemingly is spinning out of control…” This classic reference from the Wall Street Journal’s Best of the Web column was  adopted during the Golden Age of Taranto (when the column was written by James Taranto) to describe the sometimes (often?) hyperbolic headlines predicting disaster at every turn. In an example of life imitating art…