Reaction to Anti-Islam Protester at Phoenix Mosque

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In an effort to practice what I preach  I counted down from ten to my initial reaction to this video from the Arizona Mosque Protest. I then re-constructed my reaction into this: I’m glad we give freedom of speech to all. I’m sad they chose to use it the way they have. Im glad people showed up to use…
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What he learned by asking his own questions may shock some – but it shouldn’t

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I think this is true all around the world. Rarely do powerful individuals represent an entire nation. Sadly, those that are bent on hate, domination or simply wish to see the worst in people get the most attention in our country and others. That’s what fuels the divide – the news and politics hoping to…
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The difference between the US Debt & Deficit.

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The super short version: Let’s say Sam gets $50 per year in allowance (revenue), but owes his Mom $100 in “debt” after two years.  He accrued that debt by spending $100 per year. So, he spent $50 more per year  (“yearly deficit”) than he made in allowance. 2 years * $50 yearly deficit = $100…
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