Life or Death – A Struggle

Recent events have led me to comment on the abortion debate.  Those events are the Kermit Gosnell abortion butcher trial and the controversy in Texas regarding new restrictions on abortion and the abortion industry.  These two events compel me to state my views in this space and elsewhere.  While I cannot force my views on anyone I would seek to…

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Health Care Cui Bono – To Whose Benefit?

Submitted by Guest Contributor – LibertyOrDeath First, the question about ”cui bono?” (who benefits?) pertaining to the ever-increasing costs of medical care. That one is a bit complicated, but the simple answer, indeed, returns to the precept of following the money. As I stated in my initial post on this group, lobbyists for Big Pharma and Big Insurance basically wrote…

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Fascism Flap

Recently in an interview with NPR John Mackey, CEO of Whole Foods Market, created a stir when he compared the ACA (aka, “ObamaCare”) with fascism. “In fascism, the government doesn’t own the means of production but they do control it and that’s what’s happening with the health care program with these reforms and so I’d say the system is becoming…

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Kiddie Cabinet

I must say that President Obama and his administration are masters of stage management… Cue the children.  3-2-1.  Cut to close up on the President.  More sincere Mr. President.  Give them hope.  That’s it.  Now close up on the children.  Smile children. Now pull out and 3-2-1 cue the rainbow.  Hold.  Hold.  Bring up the music.  Hold.  Cut! Well done…

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America Two Dot Uh Oh

America is a piece of software.  Software has features.  It is comprised of intellectual property.  It performs certain tasks that it is programmed to perform. Software usually has bugs, some more serious than others.  There is a lifecycle.  Architects design it.  Engineers write it.  Consumers use it, hopefully enjoy it.  It needs to be supported.  At times it may need…

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All of the Above

During the recent presidential campaign both major party candidates voiced support for an energy policy that included an “all of the above” approach.  Of course any objective person knows that President Obama and his Republican foes in their heart of hearts really do not believe that.  President Obama would lower the proportion of coal and other fossil fuels as close…

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