Banned Books Week? Bah, Humbug!

It's "Banned Books Week." Pardon my groan. I rant about this every year. No end in sight, alas. The folks behind Banned Books Week - a coalition of the American Library Association and allied groups - lost all credibility with me years ago when they conflated "banned" and "challenged," especially when the challenge is to … Continue reading Banned Books Week? Bah, Humbug!

Call for action: Ask Pres. Trump to suspend the Jones Act.

UPDATE 9/28/17 Trump temporarily lifts Jones Act to bolster Puerto Rico relief THANK YOU MR. PRESIDENT While the NFL self-destroys, there are 3.5 million Americans who have more immediate concerns: The ones living in Puerto Rico. Seven days after Hurricane Maria, most of the island has no electricity, no running water, no internet. Cell phone … Continue reading Call for action: Ask Pres. Trump to suspend the Jones Act.

Breaking: Patriots Media Can’t Confirm or Deny CBS Report that all Patriots Will Stand this Week

There was a big development in the NFL/Protest story today out of CBS Boston: Just one week after many members of the Patriots kneeled during the national anthem, a new report indicates that they will all stand together as a team next time out. A league source told CSNNE’s Gary Tanguay on Tuesday that all Patriots players will … Continue reading Breaking: Patriots Media Can’t Confirm or Deny CBS Report that all Patriots Will Stand this Week

Second Amendment Rights Under Fire After Charlottesville

After White Nationalists and their counterparts caused violence to erupt in Charlottesville, Virginia back in August, Americans witnessed a very odd occurrence. Suddenly, Virginia bureaucrats sought to impinge on our constitutional right to bear arms. First, Va governor Terry McAuliffe very publicly and very falsely alleged that “eighty percent of the people here had semiautomatic … Continue reading Second Amendment Rights Under Fire After Charlottesville

King James’ Deplorables Moment

I'm sure the NBA was just delighted by this statement from Lebron: James, who stumped for Hillary Clinton last year on the campaign trail, sat contemplating for a few moments, before chalking up his state’s “wrong” choice to a lack of education. “I don’t think a lot of people were educated," he responded. "That’s one … Continue reading King James’ Deplorables Moment