The Grey-Haired Brigade

(I did not write this, but I wish I had!) They like to refer to us as senior citizens, old fogies, blue hairs, geezers, and in some cases dinosaurs.  Some of us are "Baby Boomers" getting ready to retire, others are from the Greatest Generation already retired.  We walk a little slower these days and … Continue reading The Grey-Haired Brigade

From Whence Comes Our Freedom?

Not surprisingly, Speaker Pelosi is now defending Rep Adam Schiff's parody transcript -- which he himself said was made up -- as the truth about what was said on the phone call between President Trump and Ukrainian President Zelensky. Pelosi said “It's sad that he's (Schiff) using the president's own words. He didn't make it … Continue reading From Whence Comes Our Freedom?

The Disease of Prosperity Cured by Capitalism

Alyssa Ahlgren, writing for The Foundation of Economic Education, said: “My generation has only seen prosperity. We have no contrast. We didn’t live in the Great Depression, or live through two world wars, or see the rise and fall of socialism and communism. We don’t know what it’s like not to live without the Internet, … Continue reading The Disease of Prosperity Cured by Capitalism

No Convention Needed (re-post)

Some members of Congress are crowing that the Electoral College needs to be abolished, annulled, disbanded, whatever you want to call it, they want it gone.  One of the ways that could be accomplished would be to have an Article V Convention. I wrote this post in Feb, 2017.  I think it is worth re-posting. … Continue reading No Convention Needed (re-post)

Freedom History

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.  That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed." … Continue reading Freedom History