Common Core

“No provision of any applicable program shall be construed to authorize any department, agency, officer, or employee of the United States to exercise any direction, supervision, or control over the curriculum, program of instruction, administration, or personnel of any educational institution, school, or school system, or over the selection of library resources, textbooks, or other …

Guns vs Knives; Why the argument for banning knives makes no sense

“He used a knife, we need to ban knives” “Modern medication is to blame, that is the common link” “If someone had a gun, he wouldn’t have stabbed all of those people” These are the comments being made regarding Dylan Quick and his attack on 14 students at Lone Star College. The hyperbolic comparisons to the …

The Constitution and the Bill of Rights- living/dead documents?

I keep reading and hearing that the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights are NOT open to interpretation (living) and are to be taken literally. The argument is that the Founding Fathers used to words and phrases that they used to create a set of rules that would be applicable in the future. Of …

Ignorance armed with pork paint

A recent Huffington Post article was brought to my attention this morning; the article covers a new product being offered to Americans that want to “protect” themselves from the Islamic threat facing our poor citizens, this new product offers to send Islamic terrorists to Hell by coating ammunition with paint infused with pork. It is called Jihawg ammo and …