American Madness

Intelligent Criticism in the Service of a Better Nation

Since I wanted to enter some contests

Since I wanted to enter some contests, I created this paper bead and leather bracelet. And I probably not the first to do that either. My philosophy at instructables is that we just trying to teach each other stuff for fun, for free. The second strategy that Nike applies is the designing of product destination. [...]

Our Mortgage Foreclosure Problems!

I write this because the newspapers are constantly complaining about the fact that the Obama Administration is unable to save us from the mortgage crisis.  I don’t think that we need to be saved.  We need to accept what happened and let the people who cannot afford their houses be moved out of them.
Millions of [...]

I’m flummoxed, can anyone explain this to me!

I am sure that almost no one is terribly concerned with how ultra orthodox Jews view the preparation of leafy vegetables.  A friend of mine’s daughter was told by a super orthodox Rabbi that if she served a lettuce without taking it apart and examining every part of the leaf for tiny bugs, eating it [...]

Have a Wonderful Summer Children!

In an essay of no more than 500 words discuss two of the following:
a.  Is Barak Obama really a Democrat?  In your essay, discuss foreign affairs, economics, equality of opportunity, progressive taxation, immigration reform, and social equality.
b.  Should the United States continue its support of the State of Israel?  In your essay discuss democracy, the [...]

Palestinian “Humanitarian” Organizers Induce Predictable Response

And the world falls into line just as their cynical behavior called for.
The humanitarian aid flotilla, while attempting to “bring aid” to the poor Palestinians in Gaza, engaged in live fire action with the Israeli military. Early reports are saying at least 10 people were killed.
According to the NY Times, some of the activists opened [...]

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