Is it time to dump the Internet and move on?

Is it time to dump the Internet and move on?

Robert Samuelson, economic columnist for The Washington Post, says it’s time to admit the Internet was a colossal mistake, shut the damn thing down, and move on. He might be right. Writes Samuelson: If I could, I would repeal the Internet. It is the technological marvel of the age, but it is not — as […]

Maybe it’s time to just shout down the rabid right

Maybe it’s time to just shout down the rabid right

Opponents of a push by the rabid right in Texas to impose one of the harshest anti-abortion measures in the country won their right Tuesday because, basically, they shouted down the bill. A lot of things happened to drive the bill to defeat but one of the most important tactics was the fact that the […]

Bush and Obama: Do both belong in jail?

Bush and Obama:  Do both belong in jail?

Interesting, but sad, that the rank and file of both parties in Capitol Hill are scrambling to find excuses to excuse and rationalize the increased spying on Americans by the National Security Agency and the federal government. Republicans who would love to use the revelations against President Barack Obama are caught between the stereotypical rock […]

Memo to Joe Biden: You lost on gun control. Move on.

Memo to Joe Biden: You lost on gun control.  Move on.

After the shocking and senseless shootings and murders at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut late last year, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden felt sure they finally had a strong emotional issue to use to ram through stronger gun control laws in America. Wrong. Their misplaced optimism ignored the numbers.  Many, […]

The American government: It is, therefore it spies on everyone

The American government:  It is, therefore it spies on everyone

For many Americans, probably most, it came as no shock that Uncle Sam spys on his citizens 24/7. We’ve been writing about the constant surveillance for a long time here at Capitol Hill Blue.  Intrusion into the lives of ordinary citizens became the order of the day under the despotic leadership of the Federal Bureau […]

The Gestapo is alive and well in the American government

The Gestapo is alive and well in the American government

It’s official:  America today is no better than Nazi Germany.  It’s no different than Soviet Russia was during the height of communism.  The so-called land of the free and home of the brave is now the nation of spied upon where the government collects private data on any an all Americans under the guise of […]

Nineteen years, one day at a time

Nineteen years, one day at a time

Tonight, I will attend a meeting that is on my schedule for this date every year. It’s a meeting that I make sure has no conflicts for that date.   If I am traveling, I look online for a schedule of a meeting that I can attend to meet that goal. Hopefully, the meeting can be […]

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