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Obama and Putin: The World Deserves Better

Obama and Putin: The World Deserves Better

I don’t usually engage in “what if?”, but in this case the results are so striking that I have to do so. Daniel Greenfield has written a scathing critique of Presidents Obama and Putin at frontpagemag.com.  I commend his analyis and conclusions to you.  Here is his...

An Alternate “State of the Union” Preamble

In recognition of President Obama’s State of the Union address, I’d like to share with you the very different approach of President William Harrison in my novel, The President, written almost twenty years ago.  Enjoy. State of the Union Preamble  ...
Thugs

Thugs

This post originally appeared as a guest post by Parker Hudson at MichaelYoussef.com on December 16, 2013. It is particularly relevant to the fictional story told in Enemy In The Room. Since I am occasionally critical of our President’s foreign policies, I have...
Vote For Me and You Can Stay On Your Parents’ Health Plan

Vote For Me and You Can Stay On Your Parents’ Health Plan

It’s a benefit I’m giving to you. And I’m doing good stuff for millions of other folks, too.  It’s all free, paid for by your parents and the huge insurance companies.  Feels great, doesn’t it! Well, yes, we actually did have to cancel your parents’ plan.  It wasn’t...
Why Not Try Healthcare Vouchers?

Why Not Try Healthcare Vouchers?

The healthcare delivery and payment debacle of the previous decades, brought to a head with the passage and current dismantling of Obamacare, lead us to find an alternative that might actually work. As neither a doctor nor a politician, but as a student of economics,...