Bush is Big Spender

An article recently sent to me from my buddy, Bill Nolan, highlights that President Bush is the biggest spender since the days of LBJ’s Great Society: “George W. Bush, despite all his recent bravado about being an apostle of small

Source of California Fires

It’s very revealing to watch the media commentary on the potential source of the wildfires in California.  The Republicans contend that it is Al Qaeda, while the Democrats insist that it’s global warming. Go Figure…

Shocking Senate Votes

Never argue with an idiot; they’ll drag you down to their level and beat you with experience… The following senators voted against making English the official language of America: Akaka (D-HI) Bayh (D-IN) Biden (D-DE) Bingaman (D-NM) Boxer (D-CA) Cantwell

A Lesson in History

A little history lesson: If you don’t know the answer, make your best guess.  Answer all the questions before looking at the answers. Who said it? 1) “We’re going to take things away from you on behalf of the common

Are There Really Jewish Republicans?

There is a recent article in Haartez discussing the notion of Jewish Republicans.  The ideas are not very original, and the conclusions are very weak: “If you’re a Jewish Republican, the level of stupidity is beyond belief,” humorist Lewis Black,

A Definition for “Hate Speech”

You’ve got to love Mike Adams…  As a professor of criminology, he has a very clear view of human interactions, and he doesn’t mince words when describing his views of reality.  He has a recent article where he describes his definition

Both Sides Can Have Preconditions

If you’ve been paying attention to those wacky Palestinians, you realize that they like to establish “preconditions” for even meeting to discuss peace.   Conditions such as you shall all walk to borders from 1948, you will leave all your cities,

Modern Judaism

Most of you may know of the Western Wall of the Jewish Temple. This is the place in Jerusalem where for thousands of years Jews walk up to the stones with great reverence.  In the modern version depicted below, it’s now: