Category Archives: Politics

What Did African Americans Think Obama was Going to do?

What Did African Americans Think Obama was Going to do?

Want to know me brought me sheer joy? A couple of articles highlighting that some African Americans just learned that the President of the United States is the President of the entire United States not just of one minority group (The Politico Piece, POTUS’s Outlook on Black America is the one that got me started…Continue Reading

A simple Tax Forward Turns into an E-Mail Battle!

A simple Tax Forward Turns into an E-Mail Battle!

I don’t usually pass on forwards, but I loved this one! It actually caused an uproar between me and my wife’s aunt, who I don’t know that well. For laughs after the forward I will post our conversation! Tax Poem: Tax his land, Tax his bed, Tax the table At which he’s fed. Tax his…Continue Reading

Finally Some Justice – Reverse Discrimination Takes a Hit (Ricci v. DeStefano)

Finally Some Justice – Reverse Discrimination Takes a Hit (Ricci v. DeStefano)

Despite writing a personal finance blog, I enjoy chatting up politics and I think I have been very open about my political views, which are basically libertarian in nature.  I generally believe the government is a necessary evil and as such I want to keep it as small as possible.  The way I look at…Continue Reading

Is the United States Turning towards Communism?

Is the United States Turning towards Communism?

This may be an overzealous blog post for a personal finance website, but I have been thinking about this for a little bit.  I even tried to write a research paper on this when I was in college (awww so many years ago), but I was denied by my professor.  Well now I am older…Continue Reading

Why we Have the Electoral College

Why we Have the Electoral College

Why We Have the Electoral College Random Mid-day post (at work currently) but this video emphasizes the reason the Founding Fathers in their infinite wisdom proposed the Electoral College! Maybe when I get home tonight I’ll do a post on what the electoral college is, but right now this video needs to be shared!Continue Reading