A threat from within

A threat from within

Throughout the years I’ve learned many things about government and the way it works. I’ve had a front-row seat to politics.I also studied ...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Does political correctness affect economy?

Does political correctness affect economy?

Just when you might have thought the politically correct among us finally had pulled out all of the stops, yet another example emerges. This time it d...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Yes, he’s a horse but not ‘just’ a horse

Yes, he’s a horse but not ‘just’ a horse

Of the 12 finalists for Sports Illustrated’s “Sportsman of the Year” award, only 11 are actual persons.The twelfth is a horse but no...

December 11th, 2015 |  


Personal freedoms and saving lives

Personal freedoms and saving lives

When I was really young, my dad told me something I didn’t quite understand, but over the years it has rung true time and time again.He said, &#...

December 10th, 2015 |  


Gun control, gun freedom can go together

Gun control, gun freedom can go together

Those of you who know me, or have read many of my columns, know I come from a fairly conservative family, and I have a politically and socially conser...

December 8th, 2015 |  


Pulling the plug on ‘paid patriotism’

Pulling the plug on ‘paid patriotism’

You can hardly watch any sporting event on television these days without some type of tribute to the military being included — maybe it’s ...

December 5th, 2015 |  


Lights can shine for a different reason

Lights can shine for a different reason

The world would have been better off if Wayne had lived. The level of kindness and generosity that he possessed is rare and the world is worse off wit...

December 4th, 2015 |  


Beware, be alert, be vigilant, be awake, be aware

Beware, be alert, be vigilant, be awake, be aware

There are many ways of saying it. Matthew, Mark and Luke agree that we should keep our eyes forward because Jesus will come again. Translators, of the...

December 4th, 2015 updated: December 4th, 2015. |  


Saving the holidays

Saving the holidays

“Ho, Ho, Ho,” said the fat man, and “Aren’t you going to eat some pie?” asked granny.Holiday cheer is in the air, and I&...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Accept the good, and bad, of our history

Accept the good, and bad, of our history

George Orwell’s dreary view of the future, in which everyone must think only approved thoughts, where history is sanitized and rewritten to supp...

December 1st, 2015 |