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Right Decision- for the Wrong Reason – Not Enough and Illegally Enacted

Right Decision- for the Wrong Reason – Not Enough and Illegally Enacted

On Saturday Virginia Governor Terry McAuliff signed an executive order restoring the voting rights of 206,000 felons. The order applies to all felons who had completed sentences and supervised release.…

Does anyone really care?

Does anyone really care?

About once a year someone complains that the Charlotte County Board of Supervisors holds afternoon meetings to restrict citizen involvement. About every two years a board will vote to hold…

Success in America

Success in America

I have been reading a motivational book by Dennis Kimbro titled “Motivations for African-American Success.”  Kimbro’s formula for African-American success is the same as the formula for Irish-American success, Polish-American…

None of the Above for President

None of the Above for President

I think I am going to change my name to “None of The Above” and run for President. The Super Tuesday Primary elections were an embarrassment to America. There were…

Trump, Hillary, Biden et al may save America

Trump, Hillary, Biden et al may save America

Even an idiot knows that a U-turn on a busy road is stupid. With the death of Justice Scalia, both political parties are making U-turns. Years ago when a similar…

Lunch on the Taxpayer’s Dime

Lunch on the Taxpayer’s Dime

A few weeks ago a part-time resident of Charlotte County suddenly discovered the Charlotte Board of Supervisors has lunch before board meetings. He is upset; so upset, in fact, that…

  Faulty Assumptions

  Faulty Assumptions

Last year the Charlotte Gazette, the Farmville Herald, and the K-V Dispatch were bought out by Boone Newspapers, Inc. a conglomerate of 74 newspapers based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, leaving The…

Racist, Sexist, Appearance-ist and crazyness

Racist, Sexist, Appearance-ist and crazyness

I have decided to enter the Miss Black South America contest.  I shouldn’t have any problems. I don’t live there but if I can sneak across the border I should…

More Knee-jerk Reactions

More Knee-jerk Reactions

 As of Feb. 1, Virginia will no longer honor concealed firearm permits from 25 other states that have less-stringent gun permit laws. Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring stated thato25 states have lax laws…

Income Inequality & Other Ridiculous Politically Correct Ideas

Income Inequality & Other Ridiculous Politically Correct Ideas

I just watched the socialist candidate for President, Bernie Sanders, explain why everybody supports income equality. What an idiot. I expect at least several letters explaining why I shouldn’t call…