Category Archives: Politics

Where Do You Stand?

Do you believe that our Constitution is the supreme law of the land? Read the following list of talking points, then return to the question above and answer it again. 1. Article VI of the United States Constitution states: “This … Continue reading

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Stupid, Stupid War!

I am not in the military but my job as a federal government employee took me to Baghdad in November 2008. I worked in one of the flashiest Saddam’s palaces and I lived in a trailer just outside, close to … Continue reading

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Madame Eva’s Morbid 2013 Predictions

I posit that the following five men will meet their maker in the year 2013, only two of them regretfully so: 1. Thai king Bhumibol — because he’s been in poor health for many years and because he’s old and … Continue reading

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Equal Pay for Equal Work — how to go about getting it

Women in the United States get paid 70 cents for every dollar men get paid for doing the same work. That may be an eye-opening statistic to some but it is no news to me. For 32 years I worked … Continue reading

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Promises, promises …

“The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep.“ – Robert Frost 2008 was the first year I didn’t bother voting in … Continue reading

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