Category Archives: US

Remember

“Remember.” “Never Forget.” The sentiment echoes especially loudly today, eleven years later.  And eleven years later, I find myself asking two questions:  What, precisely, are we to never forget? Does this never forgetting improve our world? Regarding question #1, I … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, Opinion, US | Leave a comment

Dear News Media

Dear News Media: Please stop trying to frighten us, especially mothers with small children.  Shame on you. Please stop trying to be the first off the line to inappropriately lay blame at the feet of those who have no part … Continue reading

Posted in Firearms, Freedom, US | 4 Comments

H.R. 3166: Enemy Expatriation Act

Remember president Obama’s NDAA 2012 signing statement?  Remember when he promised the following? Second, under section 1021(e), the bill may not be construed to affect any “existing law or authorities relating to the detention of United States citizens, lawful resident … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, US | Leave a comment

R.I.P. Bill of Rights

The Bill of Rights Born: Dec 15, 1791 Died: Dec 15, 2011 Aged:  220 years (exactly) Hyperbole?  Perhaps.  But it’s my blog, and I’ll write whatever the hell I want (while I still can). The first 10 amendments to the … Continue reading

Posted in Firearms, Freedom, Politics, US, Vote | 3 Comments

Veterans Day

My brothers and sisters, words fail me.  For those who understand, none are needed. For those who don’t, none are sufficient. Peace be with you all.

Posted in Freedom, Military, US | 2 Comments

Voted

Yesterday, the American voting public showed up to express themselves in record numbers. As a result, Election 2010 has turned out to be the largest Congressional upset since World War II, with results exceeding the auto-erotic expectations of even the … Continue reading

Posted in Opinion, US, Vote | 2 Comments

Vote

President Obama wants voters to remember that “GOP policies failed to prevent the recession.” What he doesn’t seem to grasp is that We, The People, do remember. We remember that Nancy Patricia D’Alesandro Pelosi became Speaker-elect on November 16, 2006 … Continue reading

Posted in Opinion, US, Vote | 8 Comments

Social Vote @foursquare @twitter

Social Media has indeed become very ubiquitous.  So much so, that many users don’t even think of it as a “thing.”  These days, it is natural to see people checking e-mail, logging into Facebook, chatting with friends via IM, sending … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Social Media, US | Leave a comment

Nine Years Later

Everyone has a story.  Mine is no more significant or insignificant than any other.  I lived and worked in New York City for a short time from late 1997 to early 1998.  I can’t tell you what I was doing … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, US | 3 Comments