In the United States of America, July 4th is Independence Day. A month in advance, department store shelves are stocked with various nationalist items…
… all of which are made in China. The inexpensive prices of these trinkets, given the immense expense of their transportation, suggests sweatshop labor.
Exactly whose independence is being celebrated […]
Recently seen bumper stickers in tandem:
The America Bless God website referred to on the bumper sticker explains itself:
As I have been growing in my faith, learning about God, country, life, and all that makes up our life, I have rediscovered that we, America, the United States, were founded as a God honoring […]
It’s not racist at all. No, really, it’s not! When the phrase “Whip A Nigger Today” appears on the $3 Bill, it is not intended to endorse racism or the re-establishment of slavery, but instead to acknowledge the nation’s heritage of slavery dating to the days of America’s founding fathers. Really. That’s all the phrase […]
Why is Caroline Kennedy as a U.S. Senator remotely possible and making such big news on the East Coast? I suspect the answer is the same as the answer to the questions:
Why is Andrew Cuomo the second-best shot for the Senate seat? Why did Hillary Clinton win that Senate seat in the first place? […]
Charles Adamczyk writes in a letter to the editor to the Erie Times-News:
Gas prices. CEO salaries. Governments. Politicians. Voting. Democracy. Judicial system. Murder. Polygamy. Rape. Homosexual weddings. Ego. Evolution. Entertainment industry, and so on.
Can anyone describe to me the old Roman Empire?
Well, I just did. Unfortunately for me, it’s now called the […]