Monthly Archives: March 2011

Libya: Obama’s War of Justice

Last week, “legitimized” by a vote of the United Nations Security Council (Russia and China abstained) and the Arab League, Barack Obama directed the US military to take out Libyan air power in the establishment of a “no fly” zone.  … Continue reading

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Sports Bigamy

Bigamy is the act of entering into a marriage with one person while still legally married to another.  Sports bigamy is the act of being a fan of two teams in the same sport.  While most sports fans shower all … Continue reading

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“Rights”

I was watching a television commercial the other day and the spokesperson said something to the effect that customers have a “right” to good service.  The increased use of the word “right” disturbs me a great deal.  In particular, politicians … Continue reading

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Devastating Decisions

Our University commenced a week-long Spring break when classes concluded last Friday.  My students will have a week off, including weekends, about a 10 day vacation.  As my classes winded down on Friday, I took my last thirty seconds to … Continue reading

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