Archive for: May 23, 2007

May 23, 2007

Dubya’s No Tax Vow–To Illegal Aliens!

Filed under: Immigration,Taxes & Taxation - 23 May 2007

Any American citizen who has had the misfortune of locking horns with the IRS in a dispute over income taxes realizes that the experience can be both frightening and costly. IRS agents are notorious for being hard-nosed, merciless creatures …

Cali Cartel Hit Hard by Feds

Filed under: Crime and Punishment - 23 May 2007

Fernando Gutierrez-Cancino, a key participant in the Cali Cartel’s efforts to launder its vast cocaine proceeds, pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 40 months in prison on money laundering charges, according to the federal law enforcement officials in New York …

Sorry Dr. Dobson, But There Is A Season For All Things Under Heaven

Filed under: Politics In General - 23 May 2007

Within the GOP there are well-meaning individuals who need to keep their convictions to themselves. Dr. James Dobson, founder of Focus On The Family, spoke words that were intended to tarnish Senator Fred Thompson. On a slow news day, Dobson, …

Greensburg, Kansas: When The Tornado Veers Left

Filed under: Potpourri - 23 May 2007

On April 19, 2000, a stormed gathered on a summer evening in Kansas. Not so unusual an event, nor the tornado watches that accompany so many summer days here in tornado alley. Having lived here since birth, I can tell …

Misguided Christians and Liberals

Some individual Christians, within Evangelicalism and within Catholicism, believe that society should be channeled into “correct” behavioral patterns by political edict. Pope Benedict confronted this materialistic doctrine in his recent journey to Brazil. Variously known as liberation theology or …