Archive for: July 7, 2008

July 7, 2008

Ta-Ta to the $5.00 Latte!

Filed under: American Society & Heritage,In The News - 07 Jul 2008

It had to happen soon or latter. Eventually, intelligent Americans were bound to revolt against shelling out $5.00 for a cup of Java while also paying $5.00 for a gallon of regular petro. Something had to go, and for …

Obama’s Patriotic Call

Filed under: Politics In General,The Democrats - 07 Jul 2008

The old saying goes that the truth comes after the “but.” And while there was no obvious “but” in Barack Obama’s speech on patriotism, there was enough said in his remarks to give voters a good idea of what …

Barack Obama: The Status Quo Candidate

When Barack Obama started his fairy tale run for the White House, the operative word was CHANGE. Change this, change that, change everything, was the promise from the charismatic socialist who set the nation on fire with his youthful …

Problems Remain with US Coast Guard’s Homeland Security Performance

Filed under: American National Security - 07 Jul 2008

The Coast Guard’s Deepwater Program, under the Department of Homeland Security, has experienced serious performance and management problems. Deepwater is intended to replace or modernize Coast Guard vessels, aircraft, and the communications and electronic systems that link them together. …

Manifold Dangers Of A Liberal Supreme Court

As far back as Sun Tzu, military strategists have well understood the concept that victory in war does not require the destruction of one’s enemy, but merely convincing that enemy that destruction is inevitable if the fight continues. Similarly, in …