Try to understand this 'logic'.

There's so much work needing to be done that when those workers get overtime, as most states require for over 40 hours, that if the employer has to pay overtime to the people who work overtime, they would have to cut hours and wages. . The work...

The perfect 'conservative'

Even the robbing of the word 'conservative', which means to preserve the current government, and slowly and carefully make changes if necessary, is a lie. It would be called 'radical regressive'. Christie is running on his record of improving NJ...

The benefits of state's rights

When the voters of a state decide the laws, many things can happen: . Southern states can decide that the Bible permits slavery, stoning, and polygamy. Northern states can decide to not honor the right of slaveowners to keep their people...

Gun Control or People Control

Jeb Bush doesn't believe that gun control will work to prevent violent people from committing violent crime. I agree with him on this, it's never worked before, why should it work now? The thing he suggests is even worse. His idea is that we should...

Now the Fight for Polygamist Rights

The argument against polygamy is religious in base & not very well grounded in religion since 2 out of 3 Abrahamic faiths embrace multiple wives as a man's right... if he can care for them. The stronger argument comes from practical concerns in...

Strange interpretations of Thomas and Alito

Restricting court arguments to only those presented makes for strange rulings. A tradition or practice of jurisprudence that doesn't include all the positive or negative conclusions of decisions makes for societal problems. . Thus, such absence...

Canada protecting its chickens

"Canada must join a proposed Pacific trade pact but will strive to protect farmers, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said on Thursday, referring to foreign pressure to scrap tariffs that protect the dairy industry.   Some of the 12 nations taking...

Christie running on his record of increasing the economy

"The legislation, along with $40 million of city-wide budget cuts and $20 million of school district cuts, will stabilize the economy and encourage development, he said.   "Redirecting $60 million of tourism marketing funding to address the...

What was the attitude toward slavery that started a war?

There's a tendency for people today to think about slavery within the moral concepts of today, that the Bible was wrong to advocate slavery, and slavery in general is cruelty to people. It's helpful to be reminded that slaves in the US were mechanical...

Who's House?

It's not that important superficially speaking. It's just important when you think of the perspective that allows it to have been said. "You're in my house." . I've said it, it means shut up or get out, this argument is over. I meant it. The...

The 10 Causes of the War Between the States

I'm amused when people post "Triggers of the Civil War" and settle on only one - that of slavery. There were some similarities to the political battle going on today. Southern agricultural state legislators followed the pattern suggested in the...

Obama And The N Word

Obama used the N word in an interview the other night.I couldn't believe what I was hearing.There is no place in society for anyone using that term especially the President.Obamas vulgar ignorant comments have turned the White House into nothing more...

Appealing to the Republican Base

The prominent Republicans that will refuse to back any legislation Obama proposes, and want to stop all social insurance programs that will support the poor that supposedly will vote for Democrats that support retirement, unemployment, and health...