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  • Religious Freedom
    Let's stop being PC on Indiana's 'religious objections bill'
    Let’s stop being all PC about Indiana’s newly passed “Religious Objections Bill,” and call it for what it really is – a license to discriminate.To put it more accurately, a license for Christians to discriminate.There...
  • Voted against the budget
    Goofballs: Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.)
    Geniuses fail to practice to put points on the board.Which word best applies to define “goofball” as it applies to Ted Cruz and Rand Paul: naive, silly, or stupid?The House passed a budget and sent it to the Senate. The Senate modified...
  • Ted Cruz
    Ted Cruz the anti-Obama
    Who can forget the liberal response to Obama’s election in 2008? Even his acceptance of the Democrat nomination with roman columns was reminiscent of divi filius of an emperor. He was hailed as “the one we have been waiting for”....
  • Modern televisions
    Why should cable television carriers pay to deliver local broadcast TV? (4)
    A few months back we explained that there were problems with the M. J. Young Net website which meant that certain older articles were sporadically unavailable, and that to remedy that situation those would be reproduced, in serialized format, here...
  • Simplify: Yemen is no longer a state
    Simplify: Yemen is no longer a state
    Zack Beauchamp at VOX describes the explanation of the collapse of Yemen as deserving a “simple”. It isn’t simple and he proves it. So, let’s make it even simpler. Yemen is now a failed state that is a “green field...
  • Lufthansa Airplane
    Co-pilot intended to bring down Germanwings Flight 9525
    French investigators revealed at a news conference on Thursday, that the co-pilot of Flight 9525 that crashed in the French Alps intentionally worked to crash the plane while passengers screamed in terror and the pilot banged on the cockpit door....
  • Governor Mike Pence
    Indiana Governor Mike Pence signs 'Religious Freedom Restoration Act'
    Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act which, while sounding like a pro-liberty bill, is actually quite the opposite. Pence signed the measure Thursday morning, after it passed the Indiana legislature on...
  • Poetry Contest
    Grand Crossing Park Advisory Council to sponsor youth poetry contest
    Youths are being challenged to express themselves through creative writing or public speaking for an upcoming poetry contest sponsored by a South Side park.The Poetry Word Slam event is for youths 13-19-years-old, who live in either the Grand...
  • Ted Cruz talks about 'liberty'
    'Values and capitalism' mixing apples and oranges
    Sustainable economics should be the topic of our time because right now, our system is not sustainable.Getting all sides of a story means listening to different points of view. Today an email arrived from Josh Good, Manager, External Relations,...
  • U.S. Provides Air Support In Battle For Tikrit
    U.S. Provides Air Support In Battle For Tikrit
    Iraqi forces were able to circle Tikrit in an attempt to take the city back from the Islamic State. They fought from village to village and finally were on the outskirts of Tikrit. For the last week they have been fighting street to street and now...
  • Bergdahl
    Obama's speedy injustice preceded speedy justice
    Obama's bad judgment begets bad outcomes and negative consequences.President Obama was in such a hurry to release prisoners from Guantanamo that he let dangerous people go under the guise of helping a deserter. A speedy trial for soldier...
  • Nathan Deal public school takeover plan
    Macon-Bibb Republicans vote for public school takeover plan
    On Wednesday, March 25, the Georgia House of Representatives voted to pass a constitutional amendment which would allow the State of Georgia to takeover "persistently failing" schools. With passage in the Georgia State Senate on March 5...
  • Congress
    Republican-controlled House passes $3.8 trillion budget
    The Republican-controlled House passed a $3.8 trillion budget on Wednesday, following an attempt to increase Pentagon funding to guarantee passage. In order to assure passage and to balance competing demands from GOP members, GOP leaders...
  • Middle East map with Pat-3 Missile batteries
    President Obama tightens his grip on Iran or does he?
    Breaking News: After Houthis rebels seized Yemen’s third largest city, Aden, the US-installed Yemeni President, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, was forced to flee the country by boat. So, while Hadi was rowing for his life, White House spokesperson...
  • Rivlin formally appoints Netanyahu to form Israel's 34th government
    Israel election results Rivlin formally tasks Netanyahu to form 34th government
    In a ceremony held Wednesday evening, March 25, 2015 in Jerusalem, Israel President Reuven Rivlin officially tasked Benjamin Netanyahu to put together Israel's 34th government. Netanyahu will then have 28 days to form the coalition, and assign...