Archive for: October 12, 2011

October 12, 2011

A Sinful Decision Made in Lawrence, Kansas

Filed under: Courts, The Law & The Judiciary,In The News - 12 Oct 2011

City officials have just passed the most liberal pro-homosexual bill in Kansas history, well almost. In reality, they are the second city to pass an anti-discrimination ordinance that makes individuals with gender-identity issues part of a protected class. The city …

This Toll Tolls for You

Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell’s successful effort to open the rest stops on I–95 was a very good idea. His current effort to open tollbooths on I–95 is not.

McDonnell obviously faces a dilemma: Virginia desperately needs road improvements and faces a …

How Do We Re-Industrialize America

Filed under: Economics,History - 12 Oct 2011

Manufacturing in America peaked in 1979 when 19.5 million Americans actually produced durable goods. In the last 30 years our manufacturing sector has declined by 40% losing almost 8 million jobs. Nearly 6 million jobs have been lost …

On Steve Jobs, Roseanne Barr, and the Wall Street Mob

I got a double shock Thursday morning when I turned on my radio.

“Steve Jobs has passed away,” I heard a DJ remark. “That’s a shame.”