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9-11 Remembered Thru Song

9-11 Remembered Thru Song

Each year, as we commemorate the day of the worst attack on American soil by a foreign entity, I reminisce with a heavy heart the wave of emotions I felt that day.  I watch the various cable channels as the digital recordings play out, in real time, the events of…

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D.C. Ink

D.C. Ink

Dear Matty,
It is tax time again and I was wondering why the U.S. Tax Code is 6 times longer than War and Peace?

Amy in Omaha

Dear Amy,
It is tax week for us working Americans.  I checked out Tolstoy’s War and Peace from the library and started counting the…

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Obama the Tax Sow

Obama the Tax Sow

With last night’s debate (aka snore-fest except for Herman Cain) now behind us, we are left wondering who will actually be there to stop the great Tax Sow, President Obama and the Democrats.

We are in a time when job growth is nil, people are uncertain about their futures and…

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The US Credit Rating: Another Term for Ponzi Scheme

The US Credit Rating: Another Term for Ponzi Scheme

America’s credit rating being downgraded by Standard & Poor’s should come as a shock to all Americans who have had their heads buried up their assess for the last eighty years.  Stating the obvious, S&P merely noted, if the present rate of spending continues, the deficit…

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The 2011 Deficit is becoming a Greatest Generations Moment

The 2011 Deficit is becoming a Greatest Generations Moment

The 2011 Deficit is becoming a Greatest Generations Moment.

Now, from a actual life or death point of view, I would not compare this to the hundreds of thousands who died in WWII to keep us free.  However, I would say, without exaggerating, that the 2011 Deficit battle is one…

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The Deficit Dance

The Deficit Dance

Why can’t Congress agree on fixing the Deficit?

Republicans and Democrats have been spending a tremendous amount of energy discussing the deficit, the debt ceiling, and the need to pass legislation to address the August 2nd deadline.  Both sides are accusing the other of being unwilling to compromise.  What can…

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My Prayer for America

My Prayer for America

My Prayer for America,

On Tuesday President Obama stated he cannot guarantee retirees will receive their Social Security checks August 3″ absent an agreement with Congress to raise the debt ceiling.

I composed this, my  prayer for America:

Dear Lord, If, on August 2, 2011, the full faith and credit

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News of the Day: Matty's Corralled Thoughts

News of the Day: Matty’s Corralled Thoughts

News of the Day: Matty’s Corralled Thoughts

The Pamplona Running of the Bulls is taking place now. It is a part of the S an Fermin Festival, which runs in Pamplona, Spain, from July 6 to July 14 every year.  The race- which has people dressed in white shirt…

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Obama: You're My Enemy But Please Contribute To My Campaign

Obama: You’re My Enemy But Please Contribute To My Campaign

Obama: You’re my Enemy but Please to Contribute to My Campaign.

Obama is in the midst of a war.  You’re wrong if you think it’s in Afghanistan or Iraq or even Libya.  No, they are at war with rich people (those making $250,000 or more).

The dichotomy is Obama

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Involuntary Servitude and Taxes

Involuntary Servitude and Taxes

Involuntary Servitude and Taxes

The following applies to slavery, but also gives us something to talk about as far as taxes are concerned.

The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution provided an end to slavery in America, stating:

“Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for

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Republican or Democrat: Another Screw Job for Veterans!

Republican or Democrat: Another Screw Job for Veterans!

Republican or Democrat:  Another Screw Job for Veterans!

Ronald Reagan once said that “Facts are Stubborn Things.” This is a quote that Matty has for his signature on his email and it always makes me stop and think, especially when I see stories…

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Jon Stewart's Relevant Journey to Funnyville

Jon Stewart’s Relevant Journey to Funnyville

Jon Stewart Journeys to Funnyville

History is full of inspirational and challenging journeys that have provided man with great wealth, knowledge, and power.  Listed below are some you may recognize.

-Odysseus’s Odyssey 1178 BC

-Spain’s search for El Dorado 1542

-Lewis & Clark’s journey across the uncharted territories of…

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Election 2012: Let The Games Begin

Election 2012: Let The Games Begin

Election 2012:  Let the Games Begin

It’s beginning to be that time again.  The time for a the prospective contestants to line up for the scripted reality show that comes around every four years, the Presidential Election 2012 season, season 45.

President Obama has announced he will be running…

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Crazy Joe Biden:  Another

Crazy Joe Biden: Another “Closeted” Liberal Ruler Exposed

Crazy Joe Biden:  Another “Closeted” Liberal Ruler Exposed

Our nightmares and phobias can be the deadly poisons of the human condition.  They can inhibit your daily life and paralyze production, or the fear can sharpen your sense of well being by giving us an adrenaline rush with the emotional high…

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Jihadi Cosmo

Jihadi Cosmo

The muslim world of Jihad has stepped up to the plate for their women.

I’m sure decades of jealously over the West’s magazines such as Cosmopolitan have finally brought about change in the Jihad world.

The new magazine,

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Wisconsin Teachers Unions Explained

Wisconsin Teachers Unions Explained

How Teachers Unions Work (In Wisconsin or anywhere else)

Though this video is a little monotonous, it is really worth a good viewing.  The very contradictions that the teachers unions stand for are why their arguments are so ridiculous in the first place.

Here are some of those contradictions

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How Unions and Democrats Practice Civility

How Unions and Democrats Practice Civility

How The Unions and Democrats Practice Civility

This cartoon shows how Unions and Democrats seem to be practicing the art of civil discourse nowadays.

In a new book coming out, Obama says that one of the Tea Party’s

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President Obama: The Dictator Within

As President Obama looks out into the world, all throughout the Middle East citizens of various Arab countries are attempting to unseat their dictators.  These protests are spreading far and wide among a citizenry that has suffered under tyranny.

What makes a dictator just that, what is the definition of…

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The Day The Earth Stood Still:  Red State Report Movie Review

The Day The Earth Stood Still: Red State Report Movie Review

Film Review: “The Day the Earth Stood Still” (2008, 20th Century-Fox; Scott
Derrickson, Director)

Review by Richard Terrell

Cast & credits
Klaatu: Keanu Reeves
Helen Benson:  Jennifer Connelly
Regina Jackson:  Kathy Bates
Barnhardt: John Cleese
Michael

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Wisconsin Budget Crisis:  Today's Lesson

Wisconsin Budget Crisis: Today’s Lesson

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