Category «America»

Wisconsin Rustic Roads tour

The state of Wisconsin has designated 108 portions of highways and county roads throughout the state as Rustic Roads. A Rustic Road is typically a lightly traveled asphalt or gravel road that highlights the state’s natural beauty. This program, established by the Wisconsin state legislature in 1973, helps to preserve the natural features of the …

we are at war

As a Catholic Christian man, I wish death on no one. But when President Obama announced on Sunday night that our troops found and killed Osama bin Laden, I rejoiced. No, I wasn’t out in the streets dancing and waving the American flag, but I might as well have been. I am very happy about …

newspaper headline is irresponsible and deceiving

The headline on today’s Green Bay Press-Gazette reads “SENATE BYPASSES DEMS”. What a downright crock of crap. The article is from the Associated Press, written by Scott Bauer. Other news outlets picked up the same article using the same headline, while others chose more appropriate headlines: Wisconsin Republicans cut collective bargaining, Real Clear Politics Wisconsin …

a new way to govern

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about things happening in Wisconsin these days, with Gov. Scott Walker proposing changes to balance our budget. I’ve talked about this in other posts, and will again in the future, but for now, I simply want to address the behavior of the Wisconsin state senate Democrats. …