Outrage After Gorilla Harambe Dies

By now, millions have seen the terrifying video of Harambe dragging a 3 year old boy through an exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo. The child slipped into the enclosure Saturday afternoon while visiting the zoo with his mother. After 10 minutes with the 450-pound 17-year-old silverback gorilla, zoo officials were forced to fatally shoot the gorilla. Animal activists took no time to protest…

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Happy Memorial Day Weekend

For many Americans, Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer.  It’s a long weekend giving thoughts to barbecues, travel, retail sales and some well deserved rest. It is important though to understand the reason behind this day. So before we start the holiday weekend, here are some quick facts about the holiday. Memorial Day is a federal holiday remembering soldiers…

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A Day to Treasure

Earlier today, there was  a  breaking news story on gun violence.   The American landscape is full of these reports.   Each one is another inexplicable incident  dominating  cable news coverage.  Another evening  where  our televisions are saturated with opinions from “experts” in criminology, criminal defense and psychology just to name a few. We do not expect to hear a new thought.  Not one person will offer…

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