Archive for: December 17, 2009

December 17, 2009

Why Such Joy Over Tiger Woods’ Humiliation?

Filed under: In The News - 17 Dec 2009

Thanks to my wife who has this thing about not getting rid of books, I stumbled across a book I read years ago in my youth, “The Hiding Place” by Corrie ten Boom. The book chronicles the horrible experiences of …

You Say You Want a Revolution 12-14-09

Our revolution changed the world. Our Declaration of Independence proclaims self-evident truths. That all men are created equal, they’re endowed by their Creator with unalienable rights, among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. …

Secretary Hillary Clinton Faces Diplomatic Security Challenges

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 17 Dec 2009

The Department of State’s Bureau of Diplomatic Security is currently responsible for the protection of people, facilities, information, and property at over 400 embassies, consulates, and domestic locations.

Let’s Grade the President

When asked to grade his performance in his first year in office, President Obama gave himself a grade of “B+.” I think that he’s being overly generous with himself but at least he didn’t give himself an “A+.”