Bob Barr

Posted May 20, 2015

Since the landmark 2008 Heller v. District of Columbia case, which Second-Amendment lawyer Alan Gura argued before the Supreme Court, anti-gun officials in the nations capital have spent every waking hour trying to avoid doing what the high Court ordered be done: allow District residents to exercise their right to keep and bear arms.

Posted May 13, 2015

In March 2013, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper sat before the Senate Intelligence Committee when Sen. Ron Wyden asked him if the NSA collected any type of data at all on millions or hundreds of millions of Americans? Clappers unequivocal response: No, sir.

Posted May 06, 2015

In 1987, a young, African-American woman named Tawana Brawley was found lying inside a garbage bag, reportedly unconscious and covered in feces and racial epithets.

Posted April 28, 2015

Hillarys back for a second run at the presidency. Several Republican presidential wannabes are begging the voters for a second -- or, in some cases, third -- chance.

Posted April 22, 2015

Rodney King, whose beating at the hands of the LAPD in 1991 sparked several days of bloody rioting, is perhaps best remembered for his oft-quoted plea for everyone to just get along with each other.

Posted April 15, 2015

Clinton undoubtedly appreciates the fact that congressional Republicans rarely exhibit any instinct or stomach for pressing an attack against a Democrat adversary, regardless of how strong the merits. Already, for example, the Republican leadership in the House has let slip by what probably was its strongest and most potent weapon with which to attack Hillary.

Posted April 01, 2015

Careful, airline passengers! If you happen to show up to your flight late, or are nervous about forgetting to turn off the lights before your trip, you may find yourself interrogated by one of the Transportation Security Administrations 3,000 Behavior Detection Officers (BDOs).

Posted March 25, 2015

The longer Barack Obama serves in office, the more difficult it becomes to really consider him as President of the United States.

Posted March 18, 2015

Amateur drone hobbyists, beware! If you happen to make one red cent from any video filmed with your small drone or if Uncle Sam thinks you are -- you might soon receive an unwelcome notice in the mail or an ominous visitor at your door.

Posted March 11, 2015

Yesterday, March 10, 2015 was a Red Letter Day. No; it had nothing to do with Hillarys e-mail coming out party at the United Nations. And, no, ISIS has not forsaken its bloodlust ways. Its perhaps even more remarkable. A federal government agency has backed down!

Posted March 04, 2015

I didn't intend to question President Obama's motives or the content of his heart, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani recently wrote in the Wall Street Journal.

Posted February 25, 2015

Shortly after the Iraqi city of Fallujah fell to the Islamic State (ISIS) in January 2014, President Obama was interviewed by The New Yorker.

Posted February 18, 2015

The fight to protect the Second Amendment from the clutches of the gun control crowd can feel much like the race between the tortoise and the hare made famous in Aesops Fables.

Posted February 11, 2015

The Administration of Barack Obama may be struggling with strengthening the economy, controlling the damage of Obamacare, remaining an influential player in international politics, and a number of other crucial issues, but it has at least found one area in which the President excels denigrating the country he leads.

Posted February 04, 2015

Lynchs autobiographic presentation was eloquent; excellent and powerful as Republican Sen. Lindsay Graham gushed. Were her confirmation based solely on the caliber of her personal story, Obamas nominee would be a shoo-in.

Posted January 28, 2015

There was a time, not so long ago, when interviewing the President of the United States was considered the pinnacle of a professional journalists career.

Posted January 21, 2015

Earlier this month, I wrote about a case out of Maryland involving a Florida resident who was pulled-over by Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) police, and subjected to harassment and intimidation, all because the driver was the holder of a Florida concealed carry permit.

Posted January 14, 2015

It might sound a bit pompous to say, Stphane Charb Charbonnier, editor of Frances satirical Charlie Hebdo, told Le Monde in 2012, but I prefer to die standing than live on my knees.

Posted January 07, 2015

In Dantes Inferno, the gates of Hell are inscribed with the Latin phrase, Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch'intrate.

Posted December 31, 2014

Rather than enjoy the tangible reality of our own, God-granted existence, we cling to social media in order to live vicariously through the ephemeral, digital experiences of others. In the process, we are losing our sense of decency, morality and humanity.