Archive for: August 20, 2007

August 20, 2007

The Nannies Are Coming To Rehabilitate Us

Filed under: The Nanny State - 20 Aug 2007

Fear not the sacred Saints of Tofu and devotes of Darwin are on their way. Has anyone found them selves hip deep in french fries covered with catsup, or swimming in a vat of diet soda? Fear-not the grass …

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Immigration - 20 Aug 2007

The golden rule, one of which we are to live by, is one that can and does get confusing when faced with a lot of different others to do for. The illegal immigrants would say that means that if we …

COMMON SENSE: Peter Boyles of Denver’s KHOW – 630 AM

Filed under: Immigration - 20 Aug 2007

What does Peter Boyles of www.khow.com in Denver, Colorado say about what happened across America last week? What does he bring to the table? Caveat; this piece applauds all of the hundreds of world-class radio talk-show jocks …

School Choice Will Destroy The Public Schools?

Filed under: Education & Schools - 20 Aug 2007

Public-school defenders often argue that school choice would destroy the public schools. Almost 90 percent of children in this country attend public schools. If we had vouchers, no compulsory attendance laws, and an unregulated education free market, millions of parents …

Two Americas, Part II

The concept of Two Americas makes a catchy political campaign slogan, but has there ever really been only One America? Haven’t we always had creative people full of dreams and ideas for building a better country and, yes, for building …