Archive for: May 1, 2012

May 1, 2012

Is this house big enough to hold my ego?

Filed under: Featured Conservative,In The News - 01 May 2012

Michael R. Shannon

Even a property–rights conservative must admit it’s always an ominous sign when a prospective neighbor decides to give his soon–to–be–constructed house a name. There’s nothing that screams “Arriviste!” like a billboard in the front yard trumpeting the …

Lessons Not Learned From Vietnam

Filed under: History - 01 May 2012

By Dr. Earl Tilford

After the fall of Saigon on April 29, 1975, military and civilian strategists sought “lessons learned.” Many were tactical or technical, such as the operational effectiveness of precision-guided munitions and the continuing need for guns on …

If I Wanted to Make America Prosperous Again

Filed under: History,Politics In General - 01 May 2012

First, I would ask myself how did our ancestors build America from an agricultural colony on the edge of civilization into the number one manufacturing and commercial nation the world had ever known.