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Retiring More Than a Ship

Without government involvement, without it being viewed as a priority individuals leaving NASA, ones having followed them for decades wonder if we, Americans will ever return to the heart of what NASA always was, what the remnants still are, exploration; will we ever go into space to increase our knowledge, curious to find what is out there, answer questions about our own beginnings?Read More

Extreme Couponing Ruining it For Everyone Else?

And if you think it’s too good to be true, you might be right, outside of the daunting amount of time spent looking for coupons, the fact that people’s entire garages, extra space in small 2 bedroom apartments is dedicated to a stockpile of items fit for any survivalist, end of the world cult fantasist, is the overwhelming feeling from those watching that these people are cheating; they have somehow found a way to get over on the system at the expense of the rest of us.Read More

Removing Licenses From Teen Dropouts An Effective Way to Keep Them in School?

Removing Licenses From Teen Dropouts An Effective Way to Keep Them in School?Read More

Vegan, Vegetarian What Are You Eating

We don’t need to buy rice milk and cheese substitutes, meatless meat crumbles and eat tofurkey for thanksgiving. What we need is balance but we also don’t need to take that off into the stratosphere either. The lesson should be to bring quality and meaning to the time you have not do everything in your power, trying things even beyond it to lengthen the time you are given.Read More

Corporal Punishment Gone Too Far?

What makes what happened in this case particularly insidious is what the boy reported his teacher saying before the paddling; “well my daddy beat me, I beat my children, and that’s what I’m about to do to y’all. “ On top of that jaw-dropping statement is why the boy was paddled in the first place, for failing a paper not a breach of discipline.Read More

Cheapskate Airlines Contributing to Sleepy Pilot Problem

Newer commuter pilots cannot afford to rent an apartment, pay for a hotel. The result pilots forced to crash in airport lounges, something strictly forbidden by one airline, but happening all the same; pilots paying 25 dollars a night for a bunk bed in a flophouse violating every known building code.Read More

Teatotaling Politics Catering to The Lowest Common Denominator?

Teatotaling Politics Catering to The Lowest Common Denominator?Read More

Children’s Dance Contest Video Sparks Outrage Is the Public Becoming Too Judgmental of Supportive Parents?

Children’s Dance Contest Video Sparks Outrage
Is the Public Becoming Too Judgmental of Supportive Parents?Read More

Current Trends

Walk A Mile in Our Shoes Mr. President
See That We Are Trying… But See That We Are also ExhaustedRead More

Current Trends

Debate Over President’s Speech- Lunacy or Caution?Read More