Just my Thoughts · Politics

Another Political Disappointment

John Edwards is the latest in a long line of politicians that have lied to the American people.  Edwards has admitted lying about having an extramarital affair with a woman who ran a video production company.  The company, owned by Rielle Hunter, did produce four internet videos for Edwards’ One America PAC.  The PAC, in federal… Continue reading Another Political Disappointment

Food · Just my Thoughts

High Fructose Corn Syrup

Have you ever thought about the statement – don’t eat anything you can’t pronounce?  I guess high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) doesn’t apply.  All words are easily pronounced.  My recent thoughts are don’t eat anything that takes multiple syllables to state what one or two will cover.  HFCS is basically a sugar and is not healthy.… Continue reading High Fructose Corn Syrup

Family · Just my Thoughts

Fuel Costs and Education

Back in July, I was reading the blog of one of the local newspaper’s education reporters, George Basler.  This particular blog post was regarding the effect high diesel fuel costs was having on school budgets and, subsequently, the education of our children.  About 12 days later, I was reading a Reuters article on Yahoo! that schools were… Continue reading Fuel Costs and Education