Category Archives: Extremism
For years, I’ve suffered from the misinformation that if the President of the United States had reservations concerning a bill delivered to him from the US House of Representatives and the US Senate, then said president had the
Y’know, it’s not easy being from South Carolina. It seems as if every time there’s a mention of The Palmetto State in the national media, it’s because of garden-variety rank stupidity… or drunk-driving fatalities… or domestic violence… or underfunded public … Continue reading
Holy smokes, I didn’t even have to wait until Wednesday! Tonight, GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich, along with Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN), spoke and signed copies of his books at a Minneapolis fundraiser for the Minnesota Family Council. Never heard … Continue reading
Fortunately for me, I live in a different district. Last Friday at the South Carolina Republican Party gathering in Greenville, SC, US Rep. Tim Scott (R-SC) said something on federal government subsidies to the oil companies that didn’t make a … Continue reading
How can Americans make informed decisions about war in general and Iraq and Afghanistan in particular if all the information is withheld?
Mr. Fish: Americans aren’t stupid, just busy. However, if given the chance to make an informed decision about wars or military engagements or police actions or whatever-the-hell you want to call them, my fellow Americans will surprise their elected leadership… most … Continue reading