Congress has a short battle plan

Congress approved Obama's plan to bomb ISIL and supply rebels fighting them until December. . Then they went on a two month 'vacation' to do their main job of getting elected. They worked two weeks after their August vacation before going on...

World opinion of US health care

The U.S. health-care system was among the least efficient in the developed world two years before major changes from Obamacare began to go into effect. America’s health-care system ranked 44th of 51 nations assessed by Bloomberg, in terms of per...

Being deceived by fracking

With so many complaints in Pennsylvania and Texas about well drilling fracking sending gas into ground water and homes, Stanford and other scientists did a study to find if that was true, . They found that the gas leaking into the water wasn't...

President Obama's ISIL Strategy Plan

Putting parts of it here in case the low-information nutcases want to bring up the Zombie post that he has none. . "Now let’s make two things clear:  ISIL is not “Islamic.”  No religion condones the killing of innocents.  And the vast majority...

Senate vote to overturn Citizens United

"The Senate just voted to advance a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United. For the first time in history, every single senator will be forced to say—on the record—whether or not they think money is speech. .   This...

Is this a usual military tactic of Iraq?

Some might remember the Iraq government military abandoning their armor, vehicles, and weapons when attacked by small numbers of ISIS. Seems ISIS fighters do the same. . "Iraqi forces then launched a "wide attack" against militants to clear the...