Category Archives: Healthcare

Ceteris Paribus in Government Assumptions


Have you ever noticed that the word “unexpected” keeps cropping up in announcement after announcement coming out of the White House, the various agencies within the Executive Branch and in news reports concerning the unintended consequences associated with things that … Continue reading

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Another Source for the Problems at the VA


There has been a great deal of blather in the blogosphere and a ludicrous amount of professional punditry in the MSM regarding the situation in the Veterans Administration’s ongoing health care fiasco. In the interests of full disclosure, let me … Continue reading

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There are Only Two Types of Government


cross-posted at Canada Free Press Academics, who for all their supposed disdain for the Bible seem to revert to religious symbolism when addressing the question of what the various models of government might be, in the same way that theologians … Continue reading

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I Heard It Through the Grapevine


Our president’s response to the shameful treatment, or rather mistreatment, of our veterans in the VA medical system made me realize that not only is the president a master of basketball trivia (witness his masterful preparation of his March Madness … Continue reading

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Why Do “Progressives” Love Moving Backward?


by JIM YARDLEY The news that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has used real, living human beings for testing that they themselves admit is potentially lethal is being greeted with a collective (and collectivist) shrug by the main stream media. … Continue reading

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Is George Orwell Working in the White House?


You have to wonder sometimes if one of the multitude of “special advisors” to Barack Obama has a George Orwell fetish. All of us have read hundreds of blog articles and thousands of comments made in passing by co-workers, family, … Continue reading

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Where is the Daddy?


In all the talk generated by Democratic Party candidates and Democrat incumbents about “women’s health issues” regarding abortion, why is the responsibility of “daddy” never mentioned?  If “mommy” wants to have an abortion, why not demand that “daddy” pick up … Continue reading

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Obama’s Malleable View of Constitutions


Checking to make sure that there was an easily understandable definition of the word, the dictionary defines Constitution as “the fundamental political principles on which a nation-state is governed, especially when considered as embodying the rights of the subjects of … Continue reading

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They Dreamed a Dream


Are we all dreamers?  Do the words of the song “I Dreamed a Dream” from Les Misérables describe how you feel today?  Do you feel that your dream is also in the past tense?  I dreamed a dream in time … Continue reading

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Living has Consequences


Elections have consequences.  Really?  Well, thank you so very much, Captain Obvious. One small observation though. You’re dead wrong. Elections, in and of themselves, don’t have consequences.  Choices have consequences.  Who you choose to vote for has consequences.  Who you … Continue reading

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