Don’t Follow The Sheep

Sheep. They stick together, graze together, and if one goes, then all of them go the same way. It’s the human version of silo thinking.  When you think a certain way, then it’s hard to open your mind to listen, read, or see different ideas or viewpoints. But in life, you don’t have to follow…

An Endorsement Is An Opinion…Not Validation

On Saturday evening, the Des Moines Register announced their endorsement for President of the United States.  For the first time since 1972, the Register endorsed a Republican candidate, Mitt Romney. Of course, this caused an uproar with many (specifically liberals and anti-Romney people) to no end. I find it funny on how people overreact to…

Hold Your Applause

On Wednesday, President Obama publicly came out and announced his stance on same-sex marriages.  This is a few days after Vice President Biden announced his position on it as well, but with less fanfare.  To no surprise to me, both have said that they are in support of same-sex marriages, which was something that the…

“A Team Effort”

Minutes after posting tonight’s entry, news spread, on Twitter no doubt, that the Prez was going to have a major presser around 9:30pm CDT.  This sounded big, and according to all of the news sources, it’s a biggie.  The President is about to announce that Osama Bin Laden, one of the main terrorists behind the September…

Had the Prez Did This Instead…

I couldn’t help but to be amused by the “birthers” and the ongoing debate over President Obama and whether he was born in the U.S., and if he’s a full-blooded American.  One thing came to mind earlier today that I thought he should have done, but a great friend of mine, Sam Burt, suggested a…