Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Meteor Dust and My TV Reception

Throughout much of the last two days my Direct TV reception, fed via satellite, was disrupted as some stations were accessible while others were not.

A Supreme Chance to Bury Crony Capitalism

In addition to being on the side of the angels, Benedictine monks at St.  Joseph Abbey in Covington, La., appear to be on the side of entrepreneurship and  freedom.

Essentially, a Hand Up

I have heard several people over the years suggest some pretty crazy poli

Déjà vu All Over Again

No President in modern U. S.

NSA, Net Neutrality, It’s All About Controlling the Internet - and You

We’ve been seeing a wide array of incredible, all-encompassing government overreaches on cell phones and the Internet come cascading out ever since Edward Snowden first broached the subject.

“We win and they lose”

“An economy in distress, vast natural resources locked up with no plans to put them to use, and a regulatory regime that inhibits the development of resources and the creation of jobs.” Sound famil

Will Democrat Voters Support Obama's Suspension Of Democracy And Calculated Deception?

On July 18, President Obama held an event at the White House to promote Obamacare.  It was Calculated Deception writ large, which is Obama’s rhetorical style of taking advantage of what he shr

Duke Energy's 'Clean Coal' Power Plant Off to Bad Start

Duke Energy’s “green” initiative to gasify coal for allegedly “cleaner”

How to Fix the Republican Party

Why does the Republican Party keep nominating all these loser candidates, like Bob Dole, John McCain, and Mitt Romney? Why did Republican primary voters pick George Bush over Jack Kemp in 1988?

Technical Glitches and Payments for Down Time Still Nag Boeing's Dreamliner

Another fire, another mysterious technical glitch, and happy-go-lucky Boeing skips along enjoying strong sales, revenues and profits