Tagged: election

to tax or not to tax- that’s not even a question

to tax or not to tax- that’s not even a question

American politicians run from the ‘t-word’ like its an unwanted babymother.  Taxes.  So many politicians have won or lost their jobs based on that concept.  And every politician who has won his job based...

Wow! – Obama secret sauce revealed!

Wow! – Obama secret sauce revealed!

Can you be in church and take the Lord’s name in vain? Yes we can!  I found myself in this predicament.  It was after church, and we were socializing in the lobby. The conversation...

The Morning After Thinking

The Morning After Thinking

My youngest daughter was quite excited about this election.  She was away at college, but refused to submit her vote via absentee ballot. Since she was only three years old, we have had a...

Hang On, Hope for the Best and Don’t Forget to Vote

Hang On, Hope for the Best and Don’t Forget to Vote

It looks as if this crazy old world is in for a wild ride. The financial system on which the global economy rests is crumbling. Stock markets around the world are dwindling as panic-stricken...

Top Executives Rake in Millions While Companies Crumble

Top Executives Rake in Millions While Companies Crumble

When Lehman Brothers declared bankruptcy on Monday, some 25,000 workers  were left to wonder where their next paycheck would come from. But, according to Anne-Marie Dorning of ABC News, company CEO Richard Fuld was...

Cultural Wedge is McCain’s Latest Weapon But It’s Also About Race

Cultural Wedge is McCain’s Latest Weapon But It’s Also About Race

Why do Republican political candidates lie? Because if they told the truth, they would lose. That, my children, is the reality. So get over it. It will do no good to gnash your teeth...

Abuse of Power Upsets Me – So I’m Boycotting Wal-Mart

Abuse of Power Upsets Me – So I’m Boycotting Wal-Mart

Year after year, I have read stories of Wal-Mart’s abusive behavior, and I have taken a deep breath and continued to shop for bargains there. But no more. This time the giant retailer has...

Here’s a Poll Result You Can Take to the Bank

Here’s a Poll Result You Can Take to the Bank

I just saw one of those “experts” on TV expounding on the value of poll results, and the bottom line, as far as he is concerned, is that the polls favoring John McCain are...

Don’t Send Me Any More of Those Ugly Emails – Please

Don’t Send Me Any More of Those Ugly Emails – Please

If you want me to regard you as a friend, please don’t include me in your mailing list when you send out one of those scurrilous emails demonizing Barack Obama and his family. It’s...

Now Trash Talkin’ Must Be the “In” Thing

Now Trash Talkin’ Must Be the “In” Thing

I was stunned this morning to hear a television news commentator categorize Barack Obama as “wimpy.” The young woman, with her expensive hairdo and designer clothes, looked civilized. Her voice was fairly well modulated....