Pros & Ex.Cons

Quote from a Wall Street Journal, 12/1/2011 article:  “America needs to embrace a plan for growth and innovation with a streamlined government as a partner”...

    “What do you mean you won’t be working with me anymore?”  Is there a small businessman who hasn’t heard the equivalent of this?...

    The usual loaded wordsand misleading information that encourage liberals and conservatives to write their Congressmen have filled the airwaves. For example, these days...

There must be a reason why we have to look up what Snopes believes before we know if what we are reading is true.  What...

  E-mails circulate daily to millions of readers proposing changes to benefits Congress has granted themselves and the Federal bureaucracy, but I have not seen...

My idealistic outlook may thus have gone awry by the time this reaches you. But some ideas stand the passing of time. I read The...

Photography by Ron Henggeler   Try as we might we have not been able to bring peace to Israel. We keep hoping that Israel will...

Every week in church we sing “The Spirit in me greets the Spirit in you, God in us and we are in God.” Does anyone...

How trivial are the crimes of criminals that we incarcerate.  Those who deal in drugs, steal a car, or a diamond ring – even those...

    Some years ago there were no pedestrian signals in downtown San Francisco.  The traffic lights were for traffic and the pedestrians crossed with...

The usual loaded words and misleading information that encourage liberals and conservatives to write their Congressmen have filled the airwaves.  For example, these days are...

    To increase sales, newspapers exaggerate, mislead and misrepresent continually.  Today the average citizen would really like to get the facts.  They can’t get...

    How is it that people will believe anything if they hear it often enough.  Perhaps as the Wizard in “The sword of Truth” ...

By Stanley J. Dorst San Francisco – California The Cost Of Electric Cars Our politicians, in their wisdom, have decided that anything they decide is desirable...

The shepherd yells, “The wolf is coming,” and the town’s people come running to save the sheep.  But no wolf, just a joke on the town’s people! When...

By the time this is published we will be well into a Democratic Party socialism geared to bringing health and comfort to all, especially the...

Many of us were wondering during 2009 whether economics or politics would win the day in how the politicians dealt with the US auto companies,...