May 5, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Living in the shadows of the ongoing war on terror are 1,715 American military people who lost limbs in Iraq and Afghanistan. A few of those brave folks lost all four limbs when bombs blew apart their bodies. In addition, there are now at least 20 new amputee victims because of the brutal terror bombing in Boston.
April 28, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Drone attacks are designed to kill mass murderers. The Marathon bombing was designed to kill an eight-year-old boy.
April 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
We are living in a time when just about every security measure is controversial — from drones to Internet snooping with a warrant.
April 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic
In 2010, more than 38,000 people died in the U.S. from drug overdoses, far more than have been killed in the Iraq and Afghan wars combined.
April 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic
On Easter Sunday evening, there was a TV showdown between good and evil. On The History Channel — the final installment of the Bible mini-series where Jesus is executed. On AMC, the season ending episode of “The Walking Dead” — the series where zombies try to eat the brains of human beings.
March 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic
So my vacation plans to Cyprus have been canceled. Something about the government there seizing everybody’s wallet because the country is bankrupt. Another nanny state bites the dust.
March 17, 2013 in The Daily Republic
If the U.S. dollar collapses, there will be a worldwide depression that will make the recent recession look like an after-party at George Clooney’s house.
February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
While watching the Grammy awards Feb. 10, it occurred to me that American culture has been defined by music ever since the end of World War II.
February 9, 2013 in The Daily Republic
KRAMER, La. Roland Torres wants you to know a few things. He lives in a rural area where life is pretty straightforward.
February 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic
It is one of life’s great mysteries that so many liberal people are so callous when it comes to aborting fetuses.