Archive for: April 19, 2006

April 19, 2006

An Amigo a Minute

Filed under: Immigration - 19 Apr 2006

Well, at least we don’t have a massive, festering, nasty mess on our hands. It could be worse; we could have thousands of people illegally crossing into the United States on a daily basis, lowering the wages of American workers, …

Mexico The 51st State? No Way Jose!

Filed under: Immigration - 19 Apr 2006

My friends think that what I do is easy. They think that writing about events and offering reasoned commentary is something that anyone can do. And believe me, they try. Little do they realize that what I …

Whatever Happened to Limited Government?

Filed under: American Government,The Republicans - 19 Apr 2006

For some reason, Republicans are scratching their heads and wondering why their poll numbers are crashing, their public support waning, and the fact they might lose seats in Congress during the mid-term elections. Well, here is a reason or …

Abracadabra Democracy

We as Americans possess an ingrained cultural impatience that is a source of both our greatness and many of our ills. The latter example is how this impatience is unfortunately commanding our view of democracy’s prospects in Iraq. Our …

Blue Cross Leads Way To Government-Mandated Calisthenics

Citing “a growing body of research,” the proposal concludes that cities and towns can have positive impact on rates of physical activity through careful planning of municipal infrastructure and policy. Offered to municipal and county governments is their favorite thing: …