A conservative look at the school system


With school being out, and so much in the news about so many school districts having to cut back or close schools I thought I would offer some help to them. 1. As for cutting the over all budget follow the following steps Remove the socialistic system that hampers the teachers and the schools from … Continue reading A conservative look at the school system

What I'm up to


Image by Storm Crypt via Flickr Over the part few days I have been working on a presentation that I have to give in Chicago in August. I am giving a presentation on Communication skills. But unlike normal communication presentations, I am looking at it from the point of view of three prongs of the … Continue reading What I'm up to

A Good Book


This past Saturday I attended a men's conference. This was a state wide Catholic men’s conference and the first one I have ever attended. The list of speakers was impressive, but the one I wanted to see was Mathew Kelly, an Australian now living in the States. Mathew is a dynamic speaker that has a … Continue reading A Good Book

Catholic church fights lifting of sex abuse suit limits


Image via Wikipedia  Catholic church fights lifting of sex abuse suit limits | detnews.com | The Detroit News (Link to the Detroit News article) http://www.legislature.mi.gov/(S(o34ldjzldui32fr0qdvvha45))/mileg.aspx?page=GetObject&objectname=2009-HB-5699 (link to the bill) The above is an interesting article and it shows a few things about our current state of the Catholic Church": 1. People are still very hurt … Continue reading Catholic church fights lifting of sex abuse suit limits

Stand up


Image via Wikipedia Below is a poll question from the Pew Research Center. I find the question interesting. Based on my conversations with most of my friends I am not sure I would get the same response, most of my friends with in the faith are liberals and they have a basic feeling that the … Continue reading Stand up

Destiny in a Flux


Image via Wikipedia Yesterday was Fathers Day, so to all the dad’s Happy Fathers Day! The word dad is a lot larger than the 3 letters that make it up, the word dad encompasses a whole concept and radical idea, or at least in today’s world it seems radical. As of late the media has … Continue reading Destiny in a Flux

Joys and Sorrows


The next few weeks or months are going to be a time filled with great joy and sorrow. The joy comes from celebrating the graduation of my nephew from high school. He has lived with me for the past three years and I have seen him grow into a fine young man. Truth be told … Continue reading Joys and Sorrows

Illegal aliens to get tax funded perks while in detention


 GOPUSA » Fresh Ink » Illegal aliens to get tax funded perks while in detention   Reading this above news link just made me mad…. Why is it the current administration can not understand that if you enter the United States with out the proper paperwork you are an illegal? What is so hard about … Continue reading Illegal aliens to get tax funded perks while in detention

Roadside Attractions


Today I spent a little time looking at a website that list different roadside attractions through out the country, http://www.roadsideamerica.com/. It was like a walk down memory lane. I remember when I was younger visiting some of the places listed. Sadly most are closed, but still it was nice to read about them and to … Continue reading Roadside Attractions

Illegal aliens to get tax funded perks while in detention


  GOPUSA » Fresh Ink » Illegal aliens to get tax funded perks while in detention   Reading this above news link just made me mad…. Why is it the current administration can not understand that if you enter the United States with out the proper paperwork you are an illegal? What is so hard … Continue reading Illegal aliens to get tax funded perks while in detention