Nick Russell on September 26th, 2010

A long time ago, I had a brother-in-law named Tom. Tom was married to a young woman named Jill. One day Tom and Jill went to the mall, and in the window of a pet shop, they saw a beautiful little Dalmatian puppy. Jill immediately fell in love with the dog, so they went inside […]

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Nick Russell on September 24th, 2010

The do gooders have been in an uproar this week about the execution Thursday of Teresa Lewis, who was sentenced to die by lethal injection for orchestrating the 2002 murders of her husband and stepson to get a $250,000 insurance payout. Death penalty opponents claimed that the State of Virginia ignored Lewis’ supposed diminished mental […]

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Nick Russell on September 22nd, 2010

So now President Obama’s aunt, who has lived in this country illegally for years, has declared that the United States has an “obligation” to grant her citizenship.  “If I come as an immigrant, you have the obligation to make me a citizen,” Zeituni Onyango said in a television interview aired this week. She came here […]

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Nick Russell on September 15th, 2010

By all accounts, former Air Force Major Margaret Witt was both an excellent officer, and a highly competent flight nurse, who helped keep hundreds of wounded American soldiers alive as they were evacuated from combat zones in Afghanistan and the Middle East. During her career, Major Witt received highly complimentary efficiency reports and reviews for […]

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Nick Russell on September 13th, 2010

We’ve all experienced it. We go out for a nice dinner, and our meal is spoiled by some screaming, ill-mannered kid throwing a tantrum, whose parents seem to be deaf and oblivious to his or her actions. Or else they try to negotiate with the brat. Something like “If you behave and stop crying, you […]

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Nick Russell on September 10th, 2010

Of all the things the world doesn’t need, it is a white version of Reverend Al Sharpton creating all kinds of hassles in an effort to get his face in front of a television camera. But that’s the first thing that came to my mind when I read about Terry Jones, the Florida religious fanatic […]

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Nick Russell on September 6th, 2010

Despite the August 31 deadline to end combat operations in Iraq, and President Obama’s declaration that the U.S. combat role had ended there, yesterday American troops found themselves in the middle of a gun battle, when insurgents attacked their base in Baghdad. Combat knows no calendar. According to an Associated Press news story, twelve people […]

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