The Alamo Mentality

In the early hours of March 6, 1836, the Mexican Army began their final assault on the Alamo.  Facing insurmountable odds, those brave people entrenched at the Alamo stood their ground and faced down the invading Mexican Army.  When the day was done, every American in the Alamo was dead.  Historians report that between 182 … Continue reading The Alamo Mentality

Why I’m a Pain in the Ass

It's not a rhetorical point or even a question but rather a statement of fact.  I am, in fact, a bit of a pain in the ass.  Why?  It's simple.  I awoke recently and realized that I am far more than the sum of my parts and that I've been giving the proverbial lip service to … Continue reading Why I’m a Pain in the Ass

Just Like in Politics…If You’re Dominating, Don’t Debate

This past week, the Democrat challenger to Jim Inhofe, the incumbent US Senator from Oklahoma, complained that Senator Inhofe won't agree to a pre-election debate.  It got me to thinking...the Senator's plan of choosing to not debate is the right strategy.  If you're the dominant player, why should you debate? Just like in politics, in … Continue reading Just Like in Politics…If You’re Dominating, Don’t Debate