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Townhall: But One Life to Give for My Metro

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

The DC Metro story is going through its predictable stages of decline and folly. The irrational fanaticism of its supporters is the latest stage.

Click on over to Townhall for an expansion of the story covered here earlier this week. Come back here for the usual extra credit.

Townhall: Pardon My French

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

This week over at Townhall, your Common Sense columnist offers a perspective on what has been called the biggest mass protest in human history.

Click on over, then come back here for more reading.

Townhall: An Egyptian Crackdown in South Dakota

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

What does a South Dakota physician have in common with an Egyptian political activist? Persecution by their respective governments.

Yes, it can happen here, folks.

Click on over to Townhall, and come back here for a little extra medicine.

Townhall: The Unconstitutional State

Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Ah, Connecticut! The state in which eminent domain became eminently crazy, in the infamous Kelo case. In that case they targeted private homes to put in . . . a vacant lot? Now bus routes are target.

Click on over to Townhall, for the meat of the story. Come back here for some background, why don’t you?

Townhall: The Social Security Collection Agency

Sunday, December 28th, 2014

It is one thing to get dunning letters for a debt that you did not take on yourself. It is another thing to have the collectors come and just take.

Yes, over at, it is time to take on the takers . . . in the SSA. Click on over, then come back here. You know, for good company, and some hints on further reading.

Townhall: Not Another Insider

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

This weekend at Townhall, a look at a “favorite son,” the latest “leader” to dip his toe into presidential waters. America doesn’t need that kind of leadership.

Click on over, give it a read, then come back here to make sure you’ve got a grasp on the extent of our mutual “insider” problem in these United States.

And did you see yesterday’s selected video? This is the kind of speech I’d like to hear from a newly elected president. On Thursday, “Another Insider?” covered some of the material in this weekend’s column.

Townhall: Stupid Is As Stupid Says

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

What we learn when an insider blurts out the impolitic truth. Click on over to Townhall. Then come back here for more reading, or discussion, below.