Day: July 3, 2013

Celebrating Independence Day in Two Americas

At the Constitutional Convention in 1787, the delegates fought and bickered so bitterly that the convention almost broke up, but Benjamin Franklin stood up and said, “The longer I live, the...

Wendy Davis: Why I refuse to wear her shoes.

State Senator Wendy Davis was a twitter sensation last week with her 11-hour filibuster on the Texas abortion bill. She even received a social media boost from Nancy Pelosi and even President...

Americanizing a Syrian Civil War?

Politics does indeed make strange bedfellows. What could be stranger than the thought of Tea Party conservatives, libertarians, and progressive Democrats uniting to defy the White House in its...

Lessons from the Left: The Democrat Party Newsletter

One of my (conservative) friends subscribes to the monthly Democrat Party newsletter written by Debbie Wasserman-Schultz.  Like it or not, Democrats work on elections 24/7 every day of the year...

PC Turned Deadly: Update on Ft. Hood Jihadist Major Nidal Hasan

As the trial date draws near for Fort Hood murderer Major Nidal Hasan, questions need to be reexamined.  Who is Major Nidal Hasan?  Why was he permitted to counsel soldiers at all?  And how did...