Category Archives: Government Spending

Have You Demanded a “Right to Kill” Recently?


Published at Canada Free Press on April 24, 2015 The Cato Institute publishes a regular, and regularly interesting, newsletter called Cato at Liberty. In today’s newsletter, the institute included a piece authored by Doug Bandow, a senior fellow at the … Continue reading

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Answering Debbie Wasserman-Shultz’s Challenge


Published at Canada Free Press on April 20, 2015 Debbie Wasserman Shultz demands that anyone who questions our Dictator-in-Chief about his so called “negotiations” with Iran be prepared to offer alternatives to solve the Iran nuclear weapon problem.  Actually, considering … Continue reading

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Coming to America


Published at Canada Free Press on April 8, 2015 I heard Neil Diamond’s song “America” (which is frequently referred to as “Coming to America”) today as I was driving alone in my car.  It was released in 1980 as part … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Silvio Canto about the Uproar in Indiana and the Latest “Pre-Almost-an-Agreement” with Iran


Once again Silvio Canto and I take a swing at trying to understand what is going on in the world around us. Today we touched on the issues surrounding the religious freedom legislation signed recently by Governor Pence and the … Continue reading

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Looking at U.S. Foreign Policy with Silvio Canto, Jr.


Once again, Silvio Canto Jr. invited me back on his show to look at a range of issues, the most prominent being the Obama Administrations actions in foreign affairs. You can listen to the entire show on line by going … Continue reading

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Ignorance versus Apathy

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  I recalled an old, make that VERY old joke.  Students were asked “What is the difference between ‘Ignorance’ and ‘Apathy’?”  The most common answer the questioners received was “I don’t know, and I don’t care.” I thought of this … Continue reading

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A chat with Silvio Canto, mostly about the ISIS/ISIL/Islamic State situation.


While Silvio and I touched briefly on the Obama immigration executive order being put on hold by a judge in Texas and another very small commentary on the Obamacare penalties, the bulk of this weeks radio show concerns the ISIS … Continue reading

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Religious Dogma or Political Manifesto?


Islamic leaders are playing all of us, constantly using our nation’s respect for religion, all religions, against us. As long as we treat Islam as a religion, and only a religion, they have the advantage.  It would be politically incorrect … Continue reading

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Like We Used to Say in the Army: Hurry Up and Wait


Don’t the members of the main stream media ever notice that when the people of this country want something that they believe is necessary, this administration drags its feet for a ludicrous amount of time before any action is contemplated, … Continue reading

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Silvio Canto Jr. and I discuss Obama’s Leadership (If that’s what it is)


During our weekly discussion, Silvio and I talk about President Obama’s decision to display his ignorance of history in alluding to the Crusades as the only cause of contemporary jihadist attacks.  He decided to blame Christians for the whole terrorist … Continue reading

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