Hoosier Hysteria

Hysteria: a state in which your emotions (such as fear) are so strong that you behave in an uncontrolled way. If someone needed to look at an example of hysteria, then look no further to the reaction of liberals and corporations with regards to Indiana’s passing of its Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA).  Indiana’s RFRA …

Truth & Tolerance

Paris and the rest of the world was rocked by the violence at Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical newspaper that printed a cartoon caricature of the Prophet Mohammed this past week. Islamic terrorists shot and killed twelve members of the newspaper staff all in the name of defending the Prophet’s honor. The printing of such …

Megyn Kelly’s Recent Interview on the Oklahoma Beheading, Worth A Look

Fox News’s Megyn Kelly recently interviewed a man who claims he attended the same Oklahoma City mosque frequented by Alton Nolen. Nolen beheaded Colleen Hufford, an American, in Moore, Oklahoma, allegedly in the name of Islam. If this turns out to be the case, Nolen’s act of terror would make it the first beheading on U.S. soil since the 09.11 terror attacks. Worth …

This Week in History

This week the world took time to remember two events of historical significance. The impacts of both of these events are still felt in the world today. One is a triumph of democracy over tyranny. The other is a triumph of tyranny over democracy. The first event was D-Day. Seventy years ago this week, allied …

UPON FURTHER REVIEW…

This past week, the Arizona legislature passed SB 1062. SB 1062 was to amend Arizona’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act. The legislation would have allowed business owners to argue their religious beliefs as a defense against any allegations of discrimination. Under heavy pressure, Arizona governor Jan Brewer vetoed the legislation. It is a real shame that …

The Age of Big Data

Historians might call this the “Age of Big Data.”  If you were to ask your government officials what is “Big Data”?  Their response might be similar to quoting a U.S. Supreme Court Justice when asked about pornography, -“I know it when I see it.” With the Snowden scandal, the hacking of sensitive credit card information …

What Establishment Republicans Do Not Understand

Create an inkblot and what do you see? That is the essence of the Rorschach test. Mention the phrase “The Tea Party” what do you think? With the pending government shutdown that is the question that the media and the rest of the political class is asking. What exactly is the Tea Party? To some, …