Net Neutrality is a horrendous cure for a nonexistent disease.

On November 21st FCC Chairman Ajit Pai sent shock waves throughout the internet when he released this Statement announcing an end to President Obama’s misguided and disastrous Net Neutrality.  Here are the opening paragraphs from that statement. For almost twenty years, the Internet thrived under the light-touch regulatory approach established by President Clinton and a … Continue reading Net Neutrality is a horrendous cure for a nonexistent disease.

I’m still not done paying for that free turkey

The most expensive turkey I ever got was free. It was a cold and bleak night in early December. Dinner hadn't gone so well – my wife was worried over how we would handle Christmas, and I had no answers for her. My newspaper had gone on strike in September, and there was no end … Continue reading I’m still not done paying for that free turkey

Report from Louisiana: Rambling Thoughts on Christmas Spirit

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – I loved Fausta’s view from her front porch Saturday; it looks sunny and warm and is exactly why I love living in the South. This morning I was sitting in my swing under the magnolia tree, sipping my coffee, reading Southern Living magazine and watching the yellow hackberry leaves flutter … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: Rambling Thoughts on Christmas Spirit

I’m Old Enough to Remember When Racist Democrats Were the Biggest Backers of Separate But Equal for Blacks…

It was the end of our baseball, but who cares? Buck O'Neil ...and it looks like at Evergreen College they're still all for it: The student newspaper at Evergreen State College has a section in its opinion pages described as “for people of color by people of color.” “This should be a place where we … Continue reading I’m Old Enough to Remember When Racist Democrats Were the Biggest Backers of Separate But Equal for Blacks…