Month: February 2014

Is Common Core the One Policy the Public Won’t Let Obama Administration Get Away With?

Is Common Core the One Policy the Public Won’t Let Obama Administration Get Away With?

I’m no expert on this subject.  But, I know some folks who are, and all of them think that common core is a bad idea.  The way I see it, according to that pesky 10th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution… the federal government has NO business being involved in education.  It should be left up to the different states to figure out how they want to deal with that issue/topic.  Ever since then Pres. Jimmy Carter the U.S. Dept of Education, and made it a cabinet level position, education in this country has just gone downhill..and all the while, spending of federal dollars (i.e. our hard earned tax dollars) has gone up and up. 

Krauthammer on Ukraine: ‘Everybody is shocked by the weakness of Obama’s statement’

Krauthammer on Ukraine: ‘Everybody is shocked by the weakness of Obama’s statement’

I’m hardly shocked.  I would have been MORE shocked if Obama actually said definitive, stern, straightforward language without all the legalistic equivocating.  But, hes a lawyer, and can’t help it.  And, he continues to come across as weak and inept.  But, Charles has a good point about the message it sends to the people in Ukraine and in Russia.  As usual, Charles is spot on.

Michelle Obama: America’s Moms Are ‘Confused and Bewildered,’ ‘Defeated’ by Grocery Shopping

Michelle Obama: America’s Moms Are ‘Confused and Bewildered,’ ‘Defeated’ by Grocery Shopping

Yeah…that’s what most mom’s do at the grocery store..  They sit there reading all the nutrition government labels.  Yep. I see that ALL the time, Michelle.  Where do these people come from?!