Throwing money down rat holes is something our goverment does very well...posted @ Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 08:21
Some people just can't be helped...
Sad as the program is such a noble workposted @ Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 08:18
The line about the second amendment is priceless...there are others those many get jazzed up about as well
The left has as many big donors as the right and I didn't see the current administration taking public money. I am sure the donations did nothing to influence policyposted @ Monday, April 14, 2014 - 11:54
One example of this is not a complete picture of the story. Many jobs are created by people who would likt to be millionaires and billionaires.
The tax code should be fair to all but if you feel like you are not paying enough, the IRS will not say NOposted @ Friday, April 4, 2014 - 13:45
These are real jobs - not fairy tale government jobs...
Thanks, Caterpillar!posted @ Friday, April 4, 2014 - 13:14
Wonder what the cost per person was for those signed up? The 7 million is maybe 2% of the total population, so how much will it cost to cover everyone?posted @ Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 09:27
Too bad solar is still not a reliable source of enough power to make any difference...posted @ Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 13:39
So...the billions spent in the past 50 years have been wasted? Maybe we should try another approach...
Here is an idea...you are responsible for yourself...and your kidsposted @ Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 13:29
Would have thought someone named Trojan would be very busy there...posted @ Monday, March 31, 2014 - 17:46
Hate to hear this. He was a great guy and worked hard to make the community a better place. May he find peace and rest.posted @ Monday, March 31, 2014 - 15:50
The current administration has shown the way in building wealth by going deeper in debt...posted @ Friday, March 28, 2014 - 10:20
Obama was elected to be better than Bush...not more or less of the same. The most tranpartent administration was a lie as much as keeping your healthcare.
Can't believe the press continues to go along with thisposted @ Friday, March 28, 2014 - 09:14
If Obama said it, it must not be true...posted @ Friday, March 28, 2014 - 09:09
The ACA has taken a train wreck and messed it up...posted @ Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 16:15
Just another politician letting folks down...sadposted @ Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 10:58
It is the great thing about science in that we are always left looking for more...the more we know we find out how much we don't know...
We need to always keep learning and trying to learnposted @ Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 15:44
Why would anyone listen to Jimmy Carter?posted @ Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 14:42
Social Security is and was a ponzi scheme from the get go...posted @ Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:18
Somewhere, Neville Chamberlain is smiling...posted @ Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:12
I guess this is why people from other countries continue to risk their lives to come here...
Opportunity is what you make of itposted @ Friday, March 21, 2014 - 10:44
There are winners and losers with every program. However, I don't think the government should be deciding which is which...posted @ Friday, March 21, 2014 - 09:15
The Stoessel rule is not really workable but the amount of waste (in all levels of our government) is staggering. Both parties are to blame and the taxpayer is the victimposted @ Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:31
This is what happens when a community organizer goes up against a leader...posted @ Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:28
The cold hard truth is that it does come down to money. Everything that is wanted would be great but you have to pay for it. The key is to be able to balance what you want and what you need...posted @ Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:21
A win is a win is a win...posted @ Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 11:11
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