"Gentlemen (and Ladies) Start Your Engines! A Freeway Free-For-All!"

We’re all familiar with the cry “Gentlemen start your engines,” the long standing  traditional command made to drivers that each year gets the Indianapolis 500 underway. The command went unchanged until 1977 when the first woman qualified for the race an in fairness to women drivers the call was changed to “Ladies and gentleman start your …

"The Middle Class Myth: Once Upon a Time in America"

Once upon a time in the great and thriving country of America, life was essentially good and the people were content, well, most of them anyway. As is always the case, there were of course the Have’s and the Have Not’s, but the financial gap between them was not that significant, and though at times …

"Where Are They Now? Where did the Time Go?"

Yesterday like countless other sports fans around the country I planted myself in front of the tube to catch a little baseball. I’m not really quite sure why, other than the fact that it was game one of the World Series, I don’t particularly care for either team in the series. I would have rather …

"The Tea Party: Just Another Political Group or A New Revolution?"

America is fully aware of the “other” party that exists within the Republican Party known as the Tea Party, the growing group of conservatives that have become an influential force within the Republican Party and are successfully shaking things up on the hill. The Tea Party, a grassroots movement that started off on a small scale …

The Transgender Movement: Are You ready for Change?

It seems that 2013 is certainly the year of the transgender. The whole transgender movement has taken over the spotlight that was once owned by the gay marriage issue. In just the last few months we’ve seen a transgender crowned homecoming queen at an Orange County high school, an army private convicted of espionage who …

A House Divided: Whose to Blame For the Default Game?

Unbelievable! The government shutdown is entering its third week, the Debt Deadline is one day away and the fate of our great nation’s economy hangs in the balance, yet the fools on the hill refuse to budge and continue playing their foolish political head games. The very people these talking heads represent are not happy …