Irish wisdom

An Irish Man sitting in the pub with his wife and he says I love you. His wife asks,”is that you or the beer talking”?  He replies It's me talking to the beer.

Motivation, lies and more lies-Libya

So I keep hearing about Qaddafi killing his own people and that's why we need to intervene. Well from a humanitarian viewpoint, that sounds like the thing to do. Then why is it we haven't intervened in the Congo? China, Georgia, Iran, and any number of other countries where atrocities, genocides and such are/were taking … Continue reading Motivation, lies and more lies-Libya

It never ends.

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) this week released a report that said taxing people based on how many mileshttp://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/151765-cbo-says-taxing-drivers-based-on-miles-driven-a-real-option-for-raising-revenues they drive is a possible option for raising new revenues and that these taxes could be used to offset the costs of highway maintenance at a time when federal funds are short. The report discussed the … Continue reading It never ends.

Suckers!

So with the rebels taking a beating in Libya the Arab League joins in the chorus asking for a no fly zone. But of course the only ones that can actually do it are the western countries. France joins in, Briton is online, but the US holds out. I’m not sure holds out is correct … Continue reading Suckers!