Elections Leave Obama Unsupported


The Republican party picked up at east 10 governorships Tuesday and may gain even more by the time the final votes are tallied in all 37 Gubernatorial races. With a GOP dominated House and a (barely) Democratic Senate, what lies ahead for the next two years? In the days leading up to the election, Senator … Continue reading

October Surprises: Distractions Leading Up to the Nov. 2 Elections.


5 days in and already October has provided plenty of dirt on politicians due to the mounting tension surrounding the Nov. 2 elections. But please, stay focused here.

Tea-Party Movement Gains Momentum


Tea-Party Movement is gaining popularity and the Nov. 2 elections are just around the corner. Will the Senate/House see more Republican influence?

Affordable Care Act: Love it or Hate it


Commentary on two blogs with opposing viewpoints on health care reform, what are the benefits and what are the risks?

GOP Determined to Undermine, if not Repeal, Health-Care Law


GOP is determined to defeat the new Health Care Law. Is that a good idea?

Too Big to Fail? Come Again?


Everyone from corporate CEO’s to blind cave-fish has heard about the AIG bailout and the claim that the banks are “too big to fail.” But what does that mean and how the hell do they justify that? I was raised under the assumption that if you start a company and it doesn’t make money, you … Continue reading

French Ban Burqas: Gender Equality or Religious Intolerance?


Is the French ban on Burqas a step towards women’s freedom or a religious injustice?