This Idea called “The United States of America”: Grow it or Lose it

08/17/2017 Is today’s society mature enough to understand it? Roughly 240 years ago a group of people came together with a radically new idea for government.  An idea that heretofore had only been thought about in the most simplistic of terms and had lasted about as long and tried on the very smallest number of … Continue reading This Idea called “The United States of America”: Grow it or Lose it

The Arrogance of the Righteous Media; they’re never wrong

  08/14/2017 The press has decided that it is the voice and conscience of the people.  They are there to explain what our leaders say because as Judy Miller intimated this morning we are too stupid to really know what was said, whether directly or "between the lines".  Judy had the gall to say it … Continue reading The Arrogance of the Righteous Media; they’re never wrong

Affordable Health Care discussion: is it the definition of insanity?

08/09/2017 Einstein has been quoted as saying "The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result".  For the last 7 years we've been laboring under the notion that the only way to get medical expenses down is to involve the government in a way that caps various … Continue reading Affordable Health Care discussion: is it the definition of insanity?

Incentives: what’s the incentive? – define the argument!

08/01/2017 Incentives: what’s the incentive? – define the argument!    Ever wondered why someone takes a particular stance on a subject, or why a group of individuals argue for something when the data suggests something totally contrary?  I'll bet a lot of people haven't because the other side is just plain wrong.  For the vast … Continue reading Incentives: what’s the incentive? – define the argument!