by James M. Branum - since 1995

Month: February 2006

Fat Tuesday and Lent

  I had hoped last fall that I could be down in NOLA for Mardi Gras this year but as you can see it didn’t work out. I am very glad though that the party is going on. I’m not Catholic or a Louisianan, but for some time I’ve felt a kinship with them, mostly […]

Rep. Sally Kern justifies why poor people should stay poor and suffer

  Journal Record: House panel rejects $1 minimum-wage increase (registration required – (thanks to Independent Christian Voice for this link) State Rep. Sally Kern, R-Oklahoma City, said many minimum-wage earners are poorly educated. Kern also suggested that workers who live in poverty may not spend their money wisely. “It’s not how much you make, […]

More on American War Crimes

  This is an update to an earlier JMBzine post (WARNING: The links below show disturbing pictures of American soldiers torturing and humiliating Iraqi prisoners, including incidents of sexual abuse, extreme barbarity, and acts of utter inhumanity) Outrage over new abuse images The United States has confirmed that newly released photographs showing abuses at […]

Congrats to Dan & Summer!

  Reagan for Rushmore: In the mail.. This is pretty cool that by bro and his wife both got admitted to a really good law school (ranked ranked 17th nationally by US News), and that this only the first law school they’ve heard from. I’m definitely proud of them but I hope these schools start […] © 2015 Frontier Theme