Author: Ken Marrero

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December 21, 2010

DOES LETTING THE WEALTHY KEEP THEIR MONEY CREATE JOBS OR NOT?

As are many of you, I’m following the discussion on extending the Bush Tax Cuts, especially for the wealthy. One of the primary arguments to justify more taxation in the name of the needy is that letting wealthy people keep …

December 3, 2010

THE MILGRAM EXPERIMENT SUGGESTS TSA STAFF UNLIKELY TO DISOBEY ORDERS

Discussion of TSA’s recent actions has focused on procedures. But procedures do not implement themselves. Someone has to be comfortable with looking at naked pictures of strangers. Someone has to be comfortable searching breasts and testicles for likely nonexistent explosives. …

June 22, 2008

Obama and the Social Security Privatization Lie

Few things illustrate Democrat’s penchant for preying on people’s fears better than Social Security. Proposing changes to Social Security produces hysteria from any Democrat near a microphone. Barack Obama is no different as evidenced by his comments earlier this week.

February 12, 2008

We’ve Been Here Before

Bill Hobbs doesn’t seem to think there’s much to worry about. He says Calm down. We’ve been here before. This is what a Republican primary is all about – letting Republicans, including its big financial donors, its grassroots activists, its …

February 10, 2008

Conservatives Shrugged

2007 marked the 50th anniversary of the publication of one of my favorite novels, Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged”. I first read it over a decade ago. It was then, and remains, one of the most influential pieces of literature in …

January 30, 2008

Poll Numbers Horrid But Dems Stay The Course

With Poll numbers showing the Democrat led Congress is enjoying the worst approval numbers since I don’t know when, the Democrat’s strategy to combat this perception in the minds of voters would seem to be – more of the same …

January 11, 2008

A Chance to Merge Money and Mouth

It is impossible anymore to go anywhere without being followed by the Global Warming gremlin. It’s on the Radio and TV. It’s in the papers and the magazines. The folks on the Left are agonizing over the destruction being visited …

January 6, 2008

Why Keep Riding a Losing Horse?

In US political discussions, there is currently a heated up Cold War going on between those who desire to move our country towards a Socialist foundation for our governance and those who desire to keep our Capitalist foundation. That struggle …

December 18, 2007

God Is Dead? He Seemed Fine In This Morning’s Prayer Time!

Filed under: Religion & Faith - 18 Dec 2007

Despite dire warnings of the immediate and irreversible demise of the Almighty should I dare to see ‘The Golden Compass’, two friends and I took the plunge this weekend. I’m happy to report that God seems none the worse for …

December 16, 2007

Why Aren’t We At War?

If your opinion is that all war is all wrong all the time, this article is not for you. I disagree with your conclusion in just about every way possible but I hold your opinion in high regard along with …