They Just Want To Be Mad

As I’m sure most parents have, we have had situations in the past with my kids when enforcement of a common household rule resulted in one of them accusing us of being unfair and only punishing them because we”hate” them. Even though we were always careful to apply the rules equally across the board to…

Get On The Bus

If conservative policies are implemented, do we care who implements them? I wanted Ted Cruz to be president. He certainly has the conservative bona fides – but he is also part of the Most Exclusive Do-Nothing Debate Club On Earth and that association has limited presidents in the past – can’t buck the good ole…

The Church of What’s Happenin’ Now!

It hasn’t been that long ago that the progressive left was against “othering”. The word became so prevalent in the lexicon of the left that the word “other” mutated from an adjective and a pronoun into a verb. To “other” or engaging in “othering” was defined as viewing or treating (a person or group of…

Crossing A Line

First, I am not unsympathetic to the cause of illegal immigrant and asylum seeking parents with children and how they are treated at the border – but I do see a path in law that results in the the conditions we have today. People looking for open borders or are just anti-Trump say he can…

Bingo

Let’s just remember that the mass media tends to report in confirmation bias mode when they see their allies can make political hay. That does not necessarily mean that they are wrong on some basic facts, it is just that they tend to spin those facts in such a way to obtain the emotional outcome…