#DemConvention : It’s so appropriate to hold it in the City of Brotherly Love! How absolutely beautiful Philadelphia is!

Found on Facebook: But, not to worry, there are plenty of places in the City of Brotherly Love that look just as good as Motown! I don’t live in foul, fetid, fuming, foggy, filthy Philadelphia, so I don’t have a whole lot of pictures, but you can see more at a Google search for Philadelphia …

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The human cost of environmentalist policies

Flash Player 9 or higher is required to view the chartClick here to download Flash Player nowView the full chart at WikinvestI spent some time making fun of Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, when she was running against Senator Mitch McConnell in 2014. But while Mrs Grimes promised that she would protect the …

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Capital Punishment in Pennsylvania: a waste of time and money How can it be anything but a waste if no one sentenced to death is actually executed?

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: In Pa. and elsewhere, death penalty is dying a slow death by Michaelle Bond, Staff Writer | Updated: April 11, 2016 — 1:07 AM EDT The crime was horrific: LaQuanta Chapman fatally shot his teenage neighbor, then dismembered him with a chainsaw. The Chester County District Attorney’s Office promised it would …

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Planting trees

From the Lexington Herald-Leader: Despite the cold, Reforest the Bluegrass event in Lexington draws hundreds Oak, sycamore, walnut, cedar are among those planted Trees will buffer traffic noise from nearby Intestate 75 Reintroduction of native species is a goal of the event By Greg Kocher | gkocher1@herald-leader.com | April 9, 2016 5:09 PM Ah, 36 …

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Does Hillary Clinton deserve the support of black voters? Mrs Clinton should not get the votes of anyone, because she is a dishonest and terrible person

From The Nation: Why Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Deserve the Black Vote From the crime bill to welfare reform, policies Bill Clinton enacted—and Hillary Clinton supported—decimated black America. By Michelle Alexander | Wednesday, February 10, 2016 | 6:00 AM Hillary Clinton loves black people. And black people love Hillary—or so it seems. Black politicians have lined …

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For Pennsylvania’s high gasoline taxes, we sure don’t get good roads!

As I noted earlier, I had to take a trip from Pennsylvania to the Bluegrass State. One thing I noticed was that Kentucky and West Virginia had done a fine job taking care of the roads. The only roads I traveled in West Virginia were Interstates 68, 79 and 64, but all were in good …

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