He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named

On October 6th I learned that there is a word that can not, and should never be said in public. That word is ‘Hussein’ The County that I live in became a little more famous when Sheriff Mike Scott used Barack Obama’s full legal name at a political...

A Case for Obama?

To anyone who has read this blog, you are probably aware that I am a big Mike Huckabee fan. And some people know that I thought at this stage of the game it would be good to have Barack Obama battling with Mike Huckabee. This would have been a nice change from...

The Last Patriot

A few months ago I learned about this book from listening to the Glenn Beck radio program. So I pre-ordered it from Amazon, and just received it in the mail over the weekend. I am about 20% of the way through the book and I am finding it is difficult to put the book...

The Economics of Oil

The price of oil is on everyones mind right now. Gasoline prices have sky rocketed and ‘experts’ are being interviewed on cable news shows around the clock. Some ‘experts’ are blaming sky rocketing prices on investors driving the price of oil...

MEPA – Multi-Ethnic Placement Act

I came across this article last night on the Washington Post website. It describes discussions happening in congress regarding a law enacted in 1994. The law is called MEPA, the Multi-ethinic Placement Act. This law made the adoption process ‘color-blind’...

Mario Kart Wii – A Kwik Review

This past week Jaime and I bought Mario Kart Wii for the kids. The kids don’t know we have it yet, but they soon will when they see the steering wheels on the couch in the living room this weekend. So, as all parents should do we ‘tested’ the game...