Archive for March 5th, 2010

Report: Govt Workers Out-Earn Private Sector

Report: Govt Workers Out-Earn Private Sector

Especially interesting in these challenging economic times, a new report finds federal workers are receiving higher salaries than their private sector counterparts, and are really costing employers (i.e. the taxpayers) a lot more in benefit costs–more than four times the cost.

Don’t Ask, Don’t Bleed

Don’t Ask, Don’t Bleed

The reasons homosexuality is incompatible with military service are manifold. They are firmly rooted in both common sense and in the “settled” anthropological, sociopolitical and medical sciences, as well as the theological arena. Taken alone, each provides ample justification for maintaining the status quo. Combined, they prove the case. For now – in the interest of brevity – we’ll focus on but one: medical science.

What the Tea Party Movement Is Not: A Short Primer

What the Tea Party Movement Is Not: A Short Primer

There are a few points about the Tea Party Movement that people should know. First, this is not a top-down movement, fueled by charismatic personality and silky baritone oration. Second, tea partiers do not send leaders to Washington to achieve bipartisanship. Finally, tea partiers do not do nuance.

Amdt to Limit Federal Spending Introduced

Amdt to Limit Federal Spending Introduced

Rep. Mike Pence (R-IN) and Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) have introduced a constitutional amendment to limit the spending of the federal government. The legislation would limit spending to 1/5 of GDP, something that would knock 23% off President Obama’s proposed budget for 2010.

Big Brother Wants to Know All About You: The American Community Survey

Big Brother Wants to Know All About You: The American Community Survey

The American Community Survey, a part of the census process, is a 28-page intrusive questionnaire that demands to know about a person’s job, income, physical and emotional health, family status, place of residence and intimate personal and private habits. Americans who value their freedom and oppose intrusive government are already beginning to take a stand against this offensive probe in this census year.

New: ‘Extra Small’ Condoms for Children

New: 'Extra Small' Condoms for Children

There just seems to be no end to the immoral and dangerous behavior some people will accommodate and encourage. A condom manufacturer has created an extra-small condoms for boys as young as 12 years old. Where did all the grownups go?