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Barnstable Police arrest a Mashpee man after a knife attack in Centerville, the Cape Downwinders are calling on the Governor for help and volunteers are needed at the Hyannis Youth and Community Center. These stories and more on this episode of Barnstable Today.
Remember that bill proposed by Bernie Sanders of Vermont that was to provide $21 billion for medical, education, and job training benefits for our veterans which fell four votes short of the 60 votes needed?
The world is such a neat-o, peachy-keen place, especially here in the United States where things are just “mud luscious and puddle wonderful” for everyone, equally.
As just one example of this, we were told by Michael Medved during the recent Republican CPAC convention that no state has ever banned gay marriage and any claim to the contrary is "a liberal lie."
Another International Women’s Day is here. Even though it does not receive the attention that it deserves, International Women’s Day has received official recognition in this country. However, no day in our calendar honors an individual woman for service to our nation — or for work on behalf of women — in the way that other holidays honor men. Mother’s Day doesn’t count. It’s a patriarchal holiday that was squeezed dry of its founder’s anti-war message, paving the way for President Wilson to declare it a day for honoring mothers.
This past week at the gathering of CPAC, the Republican Party’s annual conservative get together, Paul Ryan told the attendees that they should let Democrats be the “party of personality,” while “we will be the party of ideas".
Of course, he may have forgotten that not all idea are good, and many can be false or already debunked.
Well it's been quite a hiatus, with the LSAT and first year of law school, but the Poet's Perspective is back online. I'd like to share some recent photos in the spirit of taking the road less traveled. Carpe Diem!!! From Harwich, Cape Cod!
A quick reading of Senator Ted Cruz's experience in the military shows that he is in a good position to discount the military experience and sacrifice of Bob Dole and his political career as a person of convictions who is willing to stand up for them.
At this week's CPAC Convention Ted Cruz said,
Putin Warns Obama - Hands Off Puerto Rico