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Give Thanks For America Being America

 
Give Thanks For America Being America
 
On a recent morning in Munich, Germany, an American hailed a cab. The driver, considerably younger than his mid-60’s passenger, immediately recognized that his fare was from the States. Exuding a pride that broke out into a huge smile, he exclaimed, "Ich bin ein Berliner,” showing his keen awareness of JFK's famous words in Berlin in 1962.
 

Bombing Syria Will Seriously Bomb

 
Bombing Syria Will Seriously Bomb
 
If the United States were a body part, it wouldn’t be a brain, but a nose.  The world’s biggest, always being stuck where it doesn’t belong.
 
Right now, it’s in Syria.  And if America rains down bombs there, its nose will be broken yet again.  How many times will we get punched before learning how to better pick our fights?   As the saying goes, “You can’t always pick your friends (apparently, we have none regarding an attack on Syria), but you can always pick your nose.”
 

How To Defuse Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions

 
 
 
How To Defuse Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions
 
(Second in a two part series)
 
For sheer horror, nothing could compare to the detonation of a nuclear weapon by terrorists.  Cities would be uninhabitable. Markets would plunge, leading to a global depression. Martial law would likely be imposed, with civil liberties turned into unaffordable luxuries of the past. Chaos would rule, life in the West would never be the same, and the terrorists, for all practical purposes, would have won.

Why Do Iran And Libya Dominate Our Debates?

 
Why Do Iran And Libya Dominate Our Debates?
 
Part 1 of 2 dealing with Middle East – once and for all
 
Pop Quiz 1: Which of the following is true:
 
A) It took Iran 25 years to build one subway line in its only major city, and 26 years to open a new airport.
 
B) Iran is once again garnering incredible attention in the presidential election. As a result, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s ego has gone through the roof of the mosque.
 

Spain And Italy Bailouts? Earth To Europe: Have We Met?

 
Spain And Italy Bailouts? Earth To Europe: Have We Met? 
 
Pop Quiz:
 
Are the Euro-technocrats (and their America backers) who orchestrated the bailouts of Greece, Portugal, Ireland, Spain (and soon Italy):
 
A) Really smart guys, hell-bent on world domination, who are trying to prop up the Euro to create a one-world currency (to complement a one-world government, of course);
 

Should Obama Politicize bin Laden Killing? Absolutely!

 
Should Obama Politicize bin Laden Killing? Absolutely!
 
Every President would do the same, and he deserves the credit
 
If you’re wondering why America is no longer able to make even the most basic, common-sense decisions, there are two simple answers: extreme partisanship and willful hypocrisy.
 

Convert Oil Refineries To Process PA’s Marcellus Shale Natural Gas

 
Convert Oil Refineries To Process PA’s Marcellus Shale Natural Gas
 
Delta Airlines Buying Conoco Refinery Doesn’t Solve The Problem
 
Psst: Don’t tell anybody, but the worst-kept secret in  Pennsylvania is that the natural gas industry --- the only economic salvation our dying state had--- is leaving in droves, replaced by job loss, budget holes and despair.
 

Blame Impotent Congress – And Yourself - For Gas Prices

 
Blame Impotent Congress – And Yourself - For Gas Prices
 
Americans don’t have enough holidays.
 
Unlike our Euro brethren, who take off all of August to refresh themselves after their grueling 25-hour work weeks, those in the U.S. can’t catch a break.  Sure, we have Arbor Day and Wildflower Week, but we need to celebrate more.  So it’s only appropriate to propose a holiday to which we can all relate, one that stays with us for more than just a day.
 
National Colonic Month.
 

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