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2 Dead in California “Gun Free Zone”

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Unfortunately the reality of the real world continues to evade a fairly large segment of society, so we continue to see stories like this one featuring a tragedy at a California Toys “R” Us location. MSNBC provides some mindless handwringing with the following quote from Palm Desert Councilman Jim Ferguson: "I think the obvious question […]

Libertarians Stealing Votes in OH-15?

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

It ended up being a very close race in Ohio’s 15th congressional district – so close that as of this writing, nobody really knows who won.  It didn’t take long for supporters of Stivers and Kilroy, the first and 2nd finishers, to sling accusations of “stealing votes”. What are “stolen votes”?  They apparently happen when […]

The Wisdom of Crazy People

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007

It’s interesting working downtown.  Yesterday, while waiting at a COTA stop, a grubby looking guy on a bike coasted by on the sidewalk and said to me "Hillary Clinton wants to kick in your nutsack!" He was probably right.

Media/Government Breathlessly Misstate Terrorism Facts

Sunday, June 3rd, 2007

As an Engineer and scientist, I’m irritated by the intentionally misleading statements of the government regarding the JFK Terror Plot. MSNBC Said: Federal authorities announced Saturday they had broken up a suspected Muslim terrorist cell planning a “chilling” attack to destroy John F. Kennedy International Airport, kill thousands of people and trigger an economic catastrophe […]

Ohio State Community: We Want Concealed Carry

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007

Readers of The Lantern spoke out Monday in a poll that asked “Do you think concealed carry should be allowed on campus?” Final results were:   Yes.  62%    No.  38%            This follows a referendum about a year ago where 25% of voters asked Student Government to lobby the statehouse […]

Obama Fundraising Letter

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

A few days ago I received a letter from Senator Barack Obama’s campaign asking for funding. I’m including a reply below that you may wish to use in the event that you also receive a postage paid envelope and a request for donations to this man.   Senator Barack Obama Obama for America PO BOX […]