The One About Some Words That Need Said.

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There is a phrase that is commonly said on Memorial Day and Veterans Day, to the people whom those holidays are meant to honor. “Thank you for your service.” And do you know what, I think that is a fine...More

Top 10 Stupidest Criticism of President Obama

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This goes to show you that people will criticize the President no matter what he does or says. And the media will report on it no matter what. Let me know if you have one I missed! 10. Obama criticized...More

Creed Cred

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A few years ago anybody who spoke disparagingly of the president of the United States was immediately labeled a traitor and accused of coddling the terrorists with a back rub. Not any more. Hammering, slamming, and pounding the president these...More

A Burning Question: Extremists on 9/11

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In case you missed some of the lowlights of the 20th century, one charismatic pastor from Florida is trying to bring them back. Yes, Pastor Terry Jones of Gainesville is planning a Koran burning for the ninth anniversary of 9/11.More

Let Our Fear Be More Accurate

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Right after the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, a dry cleaner's storefront was vandalized and set ablaze in Modesto, California. The reason? The business was named "French Cleaners."More

Mosquerade Party

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There is only one halfway-decent reason why a mosque should be built two blocks away from Ground Zero in New York. It's called the First Amendment. Maybe you've heard of it: that's the one that lets pretty much anybody say...More

A Brief History of Intolerance in America

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This is a great timeline that shows what happens when fear takes over for rational thought. Please see below: 1654 Peter Stuyvesant, director-general of New Netherland, tried to have Jewish refugees expelled, claiming they would "infect" the colony.More

Living in a 'Post-Racist' Society

The MSNBC documentary series Lock Up ran a story earlier this month about a Maricopa County Jail inmate charged with identity theft named Cecil Kunkel. The 29-year-old Kunkel has a swastika tattooed on top of his "skinhead." He's covered in...More

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Efficiency Drives in Government - why nothing improves

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You may have noticed that the government rarely seems to change. Sure, politicians change every now and then, but the system does not. There are always protocols and processes that industry and members of the public need to go through...More

Ground Zero Mosque...Are You Sure?

I was bored today, so I went looking for the Ground Zero Mosque. Guess what I found...........More

The 5 Paradigms of Government

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The mysteries of government processes have often confused those not privileged to work within these well-developed structures. Now this is all about to change. A secret file, discovered by when it was left on train last week, outlines the five...More

Super-Sizing the Law

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On the day U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker issued his landmark ruling regarding same-sex marriage in California, I found myself at a McDonald's restaurant listening to a seven year-old boy engaged in spirited debate with the guy behind the counter...More

Needed -- Plain English

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"My question to you is simple," I said, as I sat across from the government bureaucrat and his interpreter. "Why doesn't the government communicate in plain English?" "Your query poses prospective considerations," said the bureaucrat, "that rise above and beyond...More

The Huffington Post Complete Guide to Blogging

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The Huffington Post receives thousands of request from bloggers every day. You need to make your request stand out. How? Attach links from other articles you have written online. You can post a blog with us and use it as...More

How to Become a Blogger for the Huffington Post

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The Huffington Post receives thousands of request from bloggers every day. You need to make your request stand out. How? Attach links from other articles you have written online. You can post a blog with us and use it as...More

How to Get Published in the Huffington Post

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The Huffington Post receives thousands of request from bloggers every day. You need to make your request stand out. How? Attach links from other articles you have written online. You can post a blog with us and use it as...More

How to Get a Blog Post Published on The Huffington Post

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The Huffington Post receives thousands of request from bloggers every day. You need to make your request stand out. How? Attach links from other articles you have written online. You can post a blog with us and use it as...More

He Would Have Been 89 Today

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It seems that the most uncommon acts of generosity, humanity, and bravery most often come from the most common of us. These acts of selflessness seem to be committed overwhelmingly by those who would have most likely passed through this...More

Eating Homeless

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So I’m minding my own business on Monday when I happen to read a little something posted on Democratic Underground titled, "Cooking in a Coffee Pot". The author makes fine use of his text to take us down a road...More

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