The Stature of Statues

The Stature of Statues

“MASTERS AND SLAVES” by Linda Goudsmit, ©2017, blogging at Pundicity (Aug. 20, 2017) — The stature of statues is determined by the emotional reaction of observers to what the statues represent. Religious statues, political statues, historical statues commemorating events and achievements all symbolically represent people places or things that observers react to. The power of statues […]

Is America In The Throes of a Nasty Divorce?

Is America In The Throes of a Nasty Divorce?

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2017, President, NARLO (Aug. 20, 2017) — What begins with the trappings of good will, respect and love, can often disintegrate into petty differences, resentment and rising anger.  What starts out as mutual common ground in the building of a marriage, or the foundation for a country, can […]

FBI Seeks Information on Charlottesville Protests

FBI Seeks Information on Charlottesville Protests

“RELATING TO CRIMINAL ACTIVITY” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 18, 2017) — The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has set up a special portal through which it is accepting accounts from the public of a chaotic situation which arose in Charlottesville, VA in the vicinity of a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee. The FBI said […]

Trump’s Enemies are a Confederacy of Cowards

Trump’s Enemies are a Confederacy of Cowards

“FACTUALLY INCORRECT” by Jeff Crouere, ©2017 (Aug. 18, 2017) — A funny thing happened on the way to the Trump impeachment: the Russia story has vanished. Despite months of hyperventilating about the President being involved in nefarious “Russian collusion,” no evidence was actually produced. Despite a biased media, a biased special counsel and a legal […]

The Collapse of the Democrat Party

The Collapse of the Democrat Party

“ENOUGH IS ENOUGH” by Don Fredrick, author of The Complete Obama Timeline, ©2017 (Aug. 17, 2017) — The last six months have convinced me that the Democrat Party is collapsing. Why? It has run out of groups it can divide. The first major victory in the Democrat Party’s identity politics war was winning the black […]

The Real Battle of Charlottesville

The Real Battle of Charlottesville

“THE SWAMP IS DEEP AND VERY WIDE” From: John Porter To: Americans everywhere. August 17, 2017 Subvert: to overthrow, destroy, undermine, or destabilize an established or existing system, especially a legally constituted government or a set of beliefs. (Webster’s College Dictionary) This is a time which calls for complete and unabashed honesty with ourselves. What […]

Cognitive Dissonance and the Statue of Robert E. Lee

Cognitive Dissonance and the Statue of Robert E. Lee

IS AMERICAN SOCIETY UNRAVELING? by Craig Cantoni, blogging at The Libertarian Institute, ©2017 (Aug. 16, 2017) — When the news broke about white supremacists inciting violence over the removal of the statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Virginia, I was reading one of the most thought-provoking books on human nature that I’ve ever read—namely, […]

Truth Takes a Holiday

Truth Takes a Holiday

“BURNING ALL THE BOOKS” by Sher Zieve, ©2017 (Aug. 16, 2017) — In both the 1934 original and 1971 remake, the movie “Death Takes a Holiday” means that there was—at least for the runtime of the movie—no more death while death, himself, was exploring humanity’s desire to cling to life.  In the year 2017 AD, […]

Trump Ends Two Business Advisory Councils Following Resignations

Trump Ends Two Business Advisory Councils Following Resignations

“THANK YOU ALL!” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 16, 2017) — At approximately 1:15 PM on Wednesday, President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he will disband two policy advisory councils consisting of corporate CEOs from various industries. According to NBC Chicago, the second policy group dissolved itself following resignations from the first reportedly over Trump’s […]

Blameless Guilt

Blameless Guilt

“THE TRUE VILLAINS” by TPATH Editor Dwight Kehoe, ©2017 (Aug. 15, 2017) — It’s been said and rightly so that one of the reasons sporting events on TV are some of the most watched is because of the need to separate the senses and calm the fears from the brutal reality of a society crumbling […]

President Trump was ‘RIGHT’ in Criticizing ‘ALL’ Participants

President Trump was ‘RIGHT’ in Criticizing ‘ALL’ Participants

“ALL PERSONS’ LIVES MATTER” by Oscar Y. Harward, ©2017 (Aug. 14, 2017) — Charlottesville, Virginia ‘street fights’ erupted over the decision of the Charlottesville City Council to remove the General Robert E. Lee Confederate monument from the property of the City of Charlottesville. By claiming the General Robert E. Lee monument is a ‘racial’ object […]

Violence in Charlottesville, VA Leads to One Civilian Death

Violence in Charlottesville, VA Leads to One Civilian Death

TWO VIRGINIA POLICE OFFICERS DIE IN HELICOPTER CRASH by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 12, 2017) — Clashes between protesters in Charlottesville, VA on Saturday led to the death of a 32-year-old female pedestrian when a car barreled down a side street filled with people.  At least 20 others were injured and are being treated at the […]