Monthly Archives: June 2012

Simple Thoughts from a Simple Mind

Now I don’t pretend to be an authority on Constitutional Law, like our President, or even an authority on how to overturn Constitutional Law, like our President. And no, I haven’t read the entire 2,700 pages of the Patient Protection…

Death and Taxes

The work of the Tennessee State Legislators has never been more important to the lives of those of us in the rural part of the state than this last session. One of the changes most important to many farming families…

Watergate Revisited

Forty years ago this past Sunday. That’s how long it’s been since the ill-fated attempt by Nixon operatives to burglarize the headquarters of the Democrat National Committee went awry.  Gone, but is it forgotten?  Not by a long shot!  …

Red State – Blue State

conservative views red white blue map

Did you ever wonder why all the maps shown on TV depict Republican-voting states in red, while Democrat-voting states are shown in blue? The system of political colors used in the United States is the reverse of that used in…