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Constitutional Freedoms

I spent some time today watching several YouTube videos relating to the “constitutional education” of law enforcement, particularly¬†federal law enforcement. When it comes to these kinds of exercises, I find myself at odds internally. On the one hand, nothing educates better than experience and dealing¬†with someone very educated on what…

Nine Years

Nine years ago I set up this domain and started blogging, I still don’t seem to have gotten the hang of it. With everything going on in our lives and in the world around us, I should have plenty to write about. I have my radio blog, also lacking in…

Debt Is An Addiction

Debt is very much like an addiction, and it needs to be approached like and addiction. Getting out of debt takes time and it takes sacrifice. It takes determination. You have to want to get out of debt. It will be hard and there will be withdrawals. It requires a…

Merit Not Hype

Judging policy and actions by merit not by partisanship or popularity Let me begin by saying clearly that I did not vote for Trump. I felt most represented by Gary Johnson. That being said, I support the Constitution, those sacrificing for our freedom in the armed forces, the flag of…

Pilots Rejoice!

A great start to the new year, the 2016 FAA reauthorization has gone through and the new aeromedical rules have been announced! The new CFR Title 14, Part 68, BasicMed will become effective May 1, 2017. While the changes may sound like they are a reduction of safety to non-pilots,…