North Korea is the Policy Point of No Return

Until now we have lived in a world where only the most powerful and stable countries have possessed nuclear weapons.  The United States and The Soviet Union balanced each other out in such a way last century that none were used.  Friendly and stable countries on each side of the Cold War were given the…

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Movie Review: The Last Jedi

Overall Rating: 6 out of 10 The Last Jedi is an OK installment in the Star Wars series.  It took seeing it twice though.  After leaving the first time I was confused and disappointed.  Several things bothered me.  It seemed choppy, thin, and a bit lazy.  But seeing it for the second time with my…

The Final Tax Bill is Corps Over Humans

The final tax bill details are in.  It is better.  Many of the deductions were preserved for the middle class.  This is good.  The student loan deduction stays.  SALT deductions up to $10,000 stay.  Child tax credit increased to $2000 and up to $1400 is refundable.  This is good for all families and more in…

The Middle Lost Big This Week

This week both fringes dug in more and it is significant.  The middle became less represented and the feeling of homelessness grows.  What happened?  The left went much further left this week.  Setting up a long-term fringe war.  Further away from policy results but instead merging into the left lane hitting the gas on ideology. …