In the politically correct world of sports today, it is no surprise that the media went crazy in praising Jason Collins, the first gay professional athlete to go public. Collins is a 7 foot free agent center who is a 34 year old journeyman in the NBA.
Under a clear sky and in front of 10,000 people, all of the living members of the most exclusive club in the world gathered yesterday in Dallas for the dedication of the George W. Bush presidential library.
I am not a Glen Beck fan.
Many conservatives believe that Barack Obama is the worst President since the hapless Jimmy Carter. Now we have the economic data to verify such sensible assertions.
Southern Media and Opinion Research (SMOR) has come out with its latest survey on Governor Bobby Jindal (R-La) and Senator Mary Landrieu. The survey shows Gov. Jindal with an approval rating of 38% while U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu (D-La) has an approval rating of 56% with just 12% giving her an excellent rating.
The annual pre-legislative session SMOR poll has been released today by Bernie Pinsonat and it does not look pretty for at least one of our state’s heretofore most popular elected officials--
Today, the typical American family is struggling with a poor economy, weak job prospects and high gas prices.
Yesterday, in a hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) asked why the federal minimum wage was not $22 per hour.
As Americans face a variety of problems around the globe: financial crisis in Europe, mounting debt here at home, tensions in Asia between China and its neighbors over remote islands, threats of war between North and South Korea, violence in Kashmir a troubled region between India and Pakistan, and Islamic violence throughout Africa, and uncontrolled violence in central America, we have to ask ourselves, What is our role in all of this?
With the presidential election over, political junkies now turn their eyes toward the next big race.