A Well Regulated Militia

“A well regulated militia being necessary for the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” – The 2nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution   While a week’s worth of dirty laundry swirls in my washing machine, I have a little time to reflect…


Jersey Justice

If you’re paying any attention to the news, you’ve been hearing that people are suddenly shocked to learn that Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice cold cocked his fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator in February. (She later married him.) But if you missed the news back then, it was probably because he was given a 2-game suspension…


The Good Idea Fairy

Universal Background Checks.  Boy, it sure sounds like a good idea, doesn’t it? Ever heard of the “Good Idea Fairy”?  If you’ve ever been in the military, you have.  If not, the Urban Dictionary defines it as: “An evil mythical creature that whispers advice and ideas into the ears of military leadership, causing hundreds of…