Imagine for a moment that all commercial media outlets in the United States are shut down summarily by our government. Both CNN and Fox News go dark and almost every newspaper is prevented from going to press. And then imagine that the…

Reaction to the Rittenhouse Verdict

Like most of us I’ve been monitoring the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse in Kenosha, WI.  This afternoon the jury released their verdict finding the now 18-year-old Rittenhouse innocent of all five charges by virtue of self-defense.  This included a charge…

After the George Floyd Verdict

I remember once many years ago meeting a man who had served honorably as a Ranger in the Special Forces/Army for many years.  He was not particularly tall but clearly very strong and had distinguished himself as one of the…