Bringing Logic to the Gun Debate

As someone that spends more than his fair share of time analyzing statistics, I am more acutely aware than most on how statistics can be manipulated to prove anything you want. So, I could march out here with some fancy numbers and blow everyone’s minds, but we all know that someone else can do the […]

Lunacy Gone Mainstream: Cons Giddy Over “2016: Obama’s America”

Remember during the GOP primaries when Newt Gingrich said this? “What if [Obama] is so outside our comprehension, that only if you understand Kenyan, anti-colonial behavior, can you begin to piece together [his actions]? That is the most accurate, predictive model for his behavior.” At the time, it seemed that Gingrich was simply doing what […]

Update 2: Tree Thief In Mid-Town Houston

UPDATE 2: KPRC reports about our neighborhood thief. UPDATE:  KPRC Channel 2 in Houston has picked up this story; I will be giving an interview later this afternoon.  Also added is when the thief returned with an accomplice in a car to steal my neighbor’s trees.  For about 6 months now, a thief has been […]

The Revised Second Amendment

This is so 1791: A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. We need something more appropriate for 2012. This seems pretty accurate: A heavily armed populace, being necessary to expand the power of the NRA […]

Two Sides of the American Dream Coin

Frankly. I’ve had it. With Mitt Romney and his surrogates ratcheting up the “Obama as other” rhetoric on a daily basis, had it. I’ve had it up to here ( hand to top of forehead) with the cries of “foreign” and “doesn’t understand how America works” and “doesn’t understand the American system” and “needs […]