Do we really need secure borders?


It is said that one of the requirements of a  nation is its ability to control its own borders. Some countries, such as the old East Germany, North Korea, or just the old Soviet Union, had borders set up to keep their citizens from escaping.  Some countries might only worry about the border as a… Continue reading Do we really need secure borders?

I have an idea..


I was recently reading about the sanctuary Cities, or areas.  While I was reading some of the material, like how it was suggested that California might want to succeed from the United States. the idea came to me that we might be able to deal with a couple of the illegal immigration issues. Why don't… Continue reading I have an idea..

When is Collusion not Collusion..?


    When it comes to the meeting, in Trump Tower, with Kushner, Donald Jr, and the other guy with the Russians there are several things to consider.... Merriam-Webster defines Collusion as:  secret agreement or cooperation especially for an illegal or deceitful purpose acting incollusion with the enemy Let's look at the "agreement or cooperation" aspect of… Continue reading When is Collusion not Collusion..?

I have been away.. but I am back, for now..


I have not posted anything for a number of months.  It started near the end of last years election cycle when I really came to understand that I did not like either of the two candidates.  The choices seemed to be between the guy on the right who gave off bilious gasses from both ends,… Continue reading I have been away.. but I am back, for now..

Toxic Growth?


In Southwest Florida the challenge seems to be in limiting the growth to what can be sustained by infrastructure.  More and more we hear about large developments being planned  but, where are the plans to expand the water supplies, the road networks, the school system or even jobs for the newcomers? We have to trust… Continue reading Toxic Growth?