The Pope and Tiger Woods

The Roman Catholic Church is proving the truth of Lord Acton’s claim that power corrupts and absolutel power corrupts absolutely. Obviously hundreds, perhaps thousands, of members of the church hierarchy were aware of claims by alleged victims of abuse. Many abused their power by what they did or did not do about those claims within […]

US health care best for kings

Some of the things I see or hear in the news make me wonder about some people’s thought processes. For example, recently a Florida newscaster breathlessly announced that Florida had 28% of the national bicycle fatalities last year although it has only 6% of the national population. Well, duh! Florida does not have snow, is […]