Thursday, December 29, 2011

Florida Marine Veteran Shot in Craigslist Deal to sell Necklace

Florida Marine Shot selling his Necklace to people he met through facebook: the men have been arrested and face attempted murder charges

Drug Dealer Sues Doctor who prescribed pain meds

If you don't like something sue someone, what can't you sue for these days?

Orange Bowl to Cost Clemson 180K

Orange Bowl set to Cost Clemson roughly 180K

Cant Have non-Partisan Elections

Apparently you're in violation of the Voter's Rights Act of 1965 if you don't list the party affiliation on the ballot because it deprives minorities the ability to vote for their preferred candidate

Sunday, December 25, 2011

An open letter to social conservatives

An open letter to social conservatives: many of you want big government to tell people what to do, you just want that nanny state to agree with you. Many of us other conservatives want the government to leave everyone alone so that we may all act as we please so long as it doesn't infringe on the rights of others.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Judges in Wonderland

I don't know how they come up with stuff like this: judges ruled that Michigans law banning preferential hiring or discrimination violates the 14th Amendment (which requires equal treatment of all citizens).

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Computer Virus Hits Drones

Computer Virus Hits Drones

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Friday, September 30, 2011

Must See Documentary

 A Must See Movie is about Bobby Hurley's Basketball Program at St. Anthony's in Jersey City. Not only has he won the most high school basketball state championships, but he molds young men and sends them to college. A great story about a man who has devoted his life to shaping impressionable young men.
The Documentary is "The Street Stops Here"

Saturday, September 24, 2011

What Teachers Want to Tell Parents

What Teachers want to tell parents.  A lesson on why most teachers only last 4.5 years (on average), why some teachers give straight A's (so no one will bother them) and how teachers want to work with parents.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Bachman takes on Perry

Bachman takes on Perry, jabs him over his support of HPV vaccine and his ties to MERCK.

Fact Checking Bachman

Pediatricians are Fact Checking Michelle Bachman's rant against the HPV vaccine.  It's safe and it saves lives.

Who is Buddy Roemer?

Getting to Know Buddy Roemer republican presidential hopeful

Medical Coding and the government

The Medical Billing coding is about to get a lot more specific. It is about to expand from 18,000 to 140,000 medical codes, including 312 codes for injuries related to animals. It also includes a code for if you have walked into a lamppost.

On Regulation Crushing Business, Freedom

Federal Law alone contains over 160 million words, laws too specific and complex to allow businesses to adapt freely. Regulations have become overly burdensome.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Eleven Facts about Buddy Roemer

Eleven Facts about Presidential Hopeful Buddy Roemer

Tales of Manufactured Conflict

From Jon Stewart Tales of Manufactured Consent.
President Obama scheduled a speech to talk about jobs. Republicans asked him to move it because there is a Republican debate on that same day. The president made a reasonable accommodation and everyone should be happy our politicians acted like adults. Somehow the 24 hour news media managed to try and turn it into "schedule gate" or "speech gate". Reporters spent more time on the scheduling non-issue than on the substance of president Obama's jobs plan.

The Campus Rape Myth

Debunking the myth that there is an epidemic of rape on college campuses.  People often cite the number 1 in 4 women will be the victims of rape or attempted rape during college. This would mean that the rate of violent crimes is 10 times higher on college campuses than they are in Detroit. Does that even make sense? This article explains how the number 1 in 4 is obtained and why it is dishonest. Of those 1 in 4, 42% reported having sex with their "attacker" again.

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Border Patrol with nothing to do

Charges of wasteful spending are being levied after a border agent publicly stated that there is nothing to do,.

Nation's Jails struggle with Mentally Ill Inmates

Our Nations penal system has become the new institution for many mentally ill

Rape: 1 in 4... really?

Many people assert that one in four college women are the victims of sexual assault. There is even a non profit called 1 in 4.
But if you crunch the numbers... they just don't add up. Even if you make an assumption that 90% of rapes are unreported then you still can't get anywhere near the 1 in 4 number.

The biggest rally in the history of Israel

Biggest Rally in Israel's history for economic reforms, cost of living expenses.