Archive for: March 11, 2012

March 11, 2012

Calderon and Biden: U.S. guns fuel Mexican violence and crime

Like a drowning man desperately clutching a lifesaver, Mexico’s President Felipe Calderon on Monday demanded that more be done by the United States law enforcement community to curtail arms trafficking along the U.S.-Mexico border, a U.S. drug enforcement agent informed …

People Say the Darnedest Things

Filed under: Politics In General - 11 Mar 2012

Those of you past a certain age may remember the old Art Linkletter show “Kids Say the Darndest [sic] Things.” The one I still remember was when Linkletter asked a little boy if he looked like his daddy. “No,” replied …

Breaking Down Super Tuesday

Filed under: Elections & Voting,The Republicans - 11 Mar 2012

There were few surprises on Tuesday. Romney won in Vermont, Massachusetts, Virginia, Idaho, Alaska, and Ohio. Gingrich won his home state(or former home state as he now lives in Virginia) of Georgia and performed badly everywhere else. Santorum won in …

Was Boy in K.C. Fire Attack Burned by His School’s Racist Teaching?

The boy raised his hand, eager to answer the question. “What would you know about it?” exclaimed the teacher dismissively. “You’re not our race.”