Monthly Archives: June 2014

Is Obama in the Wrong Business?

You’ve got to admit it, things aren’t going well for President Obama these days.  It seems lately that every few months, or sometimes even weeks, there’s breaking news of another scandal.  It might only be something he’s done to embarrass Americans and place us in an awkward and uncomfortable position in the eyes of the […]

Senator Rand Paul: End All Foreign Aid – Including Israel

And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great: and thou shalt be a blessing:  And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed. Genesis 12: 2-3   Senator […]

Atlas Shrugged

It was maybe fifteen years ago that I first read Ayn Rand’s tour de force novel Atlas Shrugged.  Four or five years ago, I read it again, and it was even better the second time – more interesting, certainly more relevant, and still a page-turner.  It still amazes me that a novel written in 1957 […]

Hillary’s Hard Choices

On the face of it, Hillary Clinton certainly has an impressive resume.  She was First Lady of the United States, U.S. Senator from New York, and most recently the Secretary of State.  I suppose I could also mention that she was a contender for the Democratic Presidential nominee in 2008, but since most people usually […]