Author Archives: Bill Shuey

The Iowa caucus

Well the Iowa caucus is now history and we learned a few things about the candidates and something about the caucus process along the way. On the Republican side the pollsters were wrong and on the Democrat side they were … Continue reading

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Feel the Bern

Senator Bernie Sanders has surprised a great many people with the support that he is receiving, especially from young people. Actually there is nothing remarkable about his popularity. Senator Sanders is a self-proclaimed socialist and socialism is growing like a … Continue reading

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The Constitution

It seems only yesterday when I was in high school and we were studying the United States Constitution. We studied it because it had meaning and was the written basis for all our freedoms. We were idealized then – the … Continue reading

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Several Americas

Then Senator John Edwards once stated that there are two Americas – a careful study of our nation will reveal that he had a poor grasp of mathematics. By my count there are at least four Americas. Our country is … Continue reading

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Lady Clinton never learns

During the Saturday night Democrat debate Hillary Clinton stated “We are where we need to be” in the ISIS fight – proving once again that she is certainly not the sharpest knife in the Washington, DC drawer. Just where America’s … Continue reading

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Equal justice for all

A word of caution before you read this article. If you suffer from high blood pressure you may want to do some deep breathing exercises before you read this. And if this information doesn’t make your blood boil, you need … Continue reading

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Trump’s trump card

Trump’s trump card is the Islamic fascism problem which is plaguing the world – whether he is playing to the fears of the American people or merely offering common sense alternatives to our current policies (or lack thereof) is a … Continue reading

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It’s Islam — it really is

Being delusional has its rewards; one can live in a fantasy world where you believe yourself to always be the most intelligent person in any room, where people that war against your country really aren’t bad folks, and people who … Continue reading

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Connected

Sometimes in the mundane circumstances of life some of the biggest events concerning the human experience completely escape our notice. Two of these events may well be the unintended consequences of Hitler’s slaughter of the Jews and part of the … Continue reading

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Playing dodgeball

Having lived for more than a few years, I have traveled all around the world and seen many strange and interesting places and things – but nothing in my past experiences could’ve prepared me for the news conference of President … Continue reading

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Back to the future

Doctor Martin Luther King and dozens of other ordinary and devoted citizens sacrificed their lives during the civil rights movement to overcome segregation – if they could see what is happening with the black community today – they would not … Continue reading

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Trashing Carson

It is fairly easy to tell that the mainstream media is now taking the candidacy of Benjamin Carson very seriously. They are now questioning his religious beliefs and examining everything that he has ever said or written. Doctor Carson is … Continue reading

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The War Within

Though you will not hear any politician or the lamestream media acknowledge it, America is very near a second civil war—if we are not already there. There are forces at work in the United States which wish our destruction and … Continue reading

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Another shooting

Another shooting at a college campus occurred this past week and the same rhetoric we hear every time there is a senseless shooting came spewing out: guns are bad and we need gun safety laws. Not ways to tighten up … Continue reading

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Why now?

A civil war has been going on in Syria for more than five years, the Taliban has been enforcing their brutality for years, and Iraq has been a killing field since the current administration pulled our troops out without a … Continue reading

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