Category Archives: Current Events

Items currently in the public eye that may cross many other topical boundaries.

V for Vendetta: A Culturally Poignant Exposé

V for Vendetta is more than just a movie or another piece of mindless fiction…it is a testament of our time and rare exposé detailing just what can happen (and really what might happen in this country) if we allow our rights to be taken away. The history of Guy Fawkes circles around his 1605 […]

Crisis Manufacturing

Never waste a good crisis.

Get Government OUT of the Marriage Business

Social Right-wingers: Just imagine how you’re all going to look in 40 years… 🙁 Why do we even need the government involved in marriage?!? It has nothing to do with the government and never did. Libertarians advocate for getting the government to stop backing/supporting/granting/licensing ANY type of marriage of any kind – gay, straight, or […]

Drowning in Debt: Neither Party Recognizes the Danger

“Under democracy one party always devotes its chief energies to trying to prove that the other party is unfit to rule — and both commonly succeed, and are right.” ~H.L. Mencken

Obama Declares War on Coke

A decent expose on news coverage these days.

Fire Extinguishers and Guns

Fire extinguishers aren’t needed anymore in a home, just like guns aren’t needed.

Pentagon: Cuts Could Hamper Ability To Invade Countries For No Reason

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—The spending cuts mandated by the sequester may hamper the United States’s ability to invade countries for absolutely no reason, a Pentagon spokesman warned today. The Pentagon made this gloomy assessment amid widespread fears that the nation’s ability to wage totally optional wars based on bogus pretexts may be in peril. “Historically, […]

Iran Wants War!! Look

Iran wants war!! Look how close they put their country to our military bases…

Ban Spoons!

Ban spoons! They make people fat!!

Minimum Wage Question: A letter to our President

A logical and inquisitive letter to our President from two established professors of Economics in VA. 17 February 2013 Mr. Barack Obama, President Executive Branch United States Government 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC Dear Mr. Obama: In this year’s State of the Union Show you called for the hourly minimum-wage to be raised from […]