Coyote Goes For a Dip

Driving up the hill, I could see the Animal Control Officer standing by the ice shrouded pond. About 20 feet away was another lady, jus' standing there. They were both focused on something splashing around in the water; that something was a dog. So I pulled over to see if I could lend a hand. … Continue reading Coyote Goes For a Dip


Losing to Meadowlark Lemon and the Harlem Globetrotters

Harlem Globetrotter "Meadowlark" Lemon passed away at the age of 83. He played 24 seasons and by his own estimate more than 16,000 games with the Globetrotter organization. It was the early 70’s and I remember watching his on court antics as a kid, and enjoying Saturday morning cartoons with his team mates solving some … Continue reading Losing to Meadowlark Lemon and the Harlem Globetrotters

The Truth Behind the Firing of a Lunch Lady

While working as Irving Middle School in Pocatello, Idaho, Dalene Bowden was caught giving a lunch to a girl who supposedly didn’t have the money to pay for it. Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25 immediately terminated her employment because of her theft of school district property. Yes – school district property -- which is paid for … Continue reading The Truth Behind the Firing of a Lunch Lady

All Things Being Equal — But Aren’t

The Obama White Administration is continuing its pushing to have women assume combat roles. However, the Center for Military Readiness (CMR) has released statistics showing there's no such thing as combat equality. Females are injured at twice the rate of men in basic training. Females suffer a rate of stress that’s four times higher than … Continue reading All Things Being Equal — But Aren’t

Why the Rule of Law Matters

The Reno-Tahoe International Airport filed a complaint with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency over the treatment of a 15-year-old Mexican girl who was detained and questioned after arriving in Reno to visit family for the holidays. CBP officers claim she was taken aside because she had overstayed her travel visa by 11 … Continue reading Why the Rule of Law Matters

My Gun Argument Goes to the Dogs

The group 'People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals' (PETA) is lending its support to an organization that aims to have Pit Bulls banned in the U.S. This organization is described as “a North American coalition of over 50 Pit Bull attack victim support groups, websites and major nonprofit organizations,” according to PETA’s website. It … Continue reading My Gun Argument Goes to the Dogs

Life Lesson #30

Stop being ungrateful. No matter how good or bad you have it, wake up each day thankful for your life. Someone somewhere else is desperately fighting for theirs. Instead of thinking about what you’re missing, try thinking about what you have that everyone else is missing.

Is Harry Reid in on the Faraday Future Deal?

A Chinese-backed and California-based Faraday Future plans to build a $1 billion electric car manufacturing plant outside Las Vegas, with billionaire Chinese investor Jia Yueting as the company’s major financial backer. From the onset of this news, I’ve been trying to puzzle-out if Senator Harry Reid had anything to do with it, because it sounds … Continue reading Is Harry Reid in on the Faraday Future Deal?