I was raised in the small town of South Whitley just 25 miles west of Fort Wayne and moved to Fort Wayne almost 25 years ago. I now live in the historic West Central Neighborhood of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
I am retired and love gardening, crafts of all kinds, working on my home, and collecting books for my small library.
I have loved politics for decades and have a B.A. in Political Science and a J.D.
Category Archives: President Obama
The Donald has been out-trumped. President Obama yesterday released his much sought after long form birth certificate showing that, “yes, he was indeed born in Hawaii” just as he has said for all these years. But, wait, not to be … Continue reading
No one can say Donald Trump is lack luster. But what can be said is that he has little, if any, chance of becoming the Republican nominee for president in 2012. Perhaps that is why he threw in his two … Continue reading
Afghanistan has become Obama’s Vietnam. As the struggle descends into madness, and Kharzai flirts with the Taliban, the country is no closer to stability than it was years ago when we first blasted our way into the countryside in search … Continue reading
Competition in the health insurance business is a myth. Those who oppose President Obama’s public option are crying foul that a public option would tilt the insurance coverage playing field unfairly. Bull – the health insurance field is already tilted … Continue reading
What was supposed to be a unified Republican uprising against the “socialist” agenda hidden in President Obama’s speech to schoolchildren has turned into a full rout of Republican antagonists. Tucking their tiny little tails between their crooked little legs, Republicans … Continue reading
President Obama is planning to address the nation’s school children next week. Of course, Republicans are having a hissy fit and throwing out all kinds of statements accusing Obama of potential indoctrination of the millions who may be allowed to … Continue reading
Lou Dobbs has become delusional in his old age. Despite the fact that the election is going on 9 months old, and Obama was clearly elected president, Dobbs continues his fanatical harping about Obama’s birth certificate. CNN, placed in a … Continue reading
Finally, after the Bush farce of selecting Harriet Miers in 2005 as his appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court to replace Sandra Day O’Conner, we now get the chance to have a woman once again claim a rightful seat to … Continue reading
President Obama was warmly welcomed at the University of Notre Dame – proving that many Catholic students, parents, friends, and relatives were able to keep a saner and calmer mind than the 35% of the Catholic hierarchy who decided to … Continue reading
In what will be a test of his ability to stave off powerful lobbies, President Obama will go after offshore tax havens used by corporations. Originally established to ease a double tax burden for companies that set up operations overseas, … Continue reading