Amtrak - Another government-run disaster
I am the casualty of a model train collector gone wild. Sorry, Dad, but it’s true.
D.C. area has exploded since Kennedy Era
Now, if you don’t live in the national capital area, you might wonder what this has to do with you. The answer is: everything, because you’re paying for it.
I don't hate the government; its unions are another story
Sinful tyranny is what government unions perpetrate on us every day.
Game almost up for Obamacare
These days, it seems the American health care market is like a gigantic game of Jenga – a tangle of layer-upon-interlocking-layer of inconsistent and half-hearted policies and attempted reforms.
Alarmism is dangerous
Think about it. In recent years, the government has deemed it too risky for citizens to drink alcoholic energy drinks, purchase meals without calorie counts, smoke clove cigarettes, board airplanes without body scans, or play on Slip-N’-Slides. And that’s just the feds. State and local governments have banned smoking in public parks, operating a lemonade stand without a permit, and using trans fats in restaurant meals. Have we lost our perspective?
Football team's name is no business of Congress or the president
My 16-year-old daughter is convinced it is ridiculous to call Romeo and Juliet a love story. After all, the “lovers” are really infatuated teenagers, and their tale is one of senseless violence and tragedy. But that said, Juliet did pose an excellent question worth pondering today: “What’s in a name?”