This wasn't supposed to happen. It was supposed to be a coronation, a beatification. St. Hillary, the patron saint of entitlement, was supposed to be on cruise control to the White House. She had the intellect, the experience, the connections, the endorsements, the organization, and the MONEY to become the Democrats nominee for President and its standard bearer in 2016.
A funny thing happened on the way to the coronation. It's been delayed. Probably only temporarily. But people are…Continue
It was a cold gray, raw day. In the schoolyard, large cinders swirled in eddies of wind. Those cinders blew over from the Department of Sanitation incinerators on 215th street. When my second grade class let out, we walked and ran through the yard, and up 211th street to Broadway.
A couple of the older kids said the President was shot. My classmates and I didn’t believe it. I walked home along Broadway. Past The Harlem Savings Bank, McSherry’s Bar, Pizza Haven…Continue
Minneapolis, MN -- (UPI)
The President of the National Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers came out against regulation and registration of the purchase of pressure cookers in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings last Monday.
Jake Maguire, President of NAHAM said, "We don't want the public to confuse cooks with kooks. There is no evidence that cookware kills. People kill people."
Maguire is launching a pre-emptive strike against members of Congress who want…Continue
In 1983, I was in a conference room in the newly completed Administration Building of the Seabrook Station nuclear power plant. In that meeting was a representative of the FBI, and one from the ATF division of the U.S. Treasury department.
As part of the security force in place for the construction project of the plant, I was invited to participate in a briefing on bomb detection, and a discussion on a topic that I thought was a bit over the top, the threat of Terrorism in the United…Continue