Suicide Awareness: 40 seconds of action

  Today is World Suicide Prevention Day, and in the United States this is National Suicide Awareness Month. Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one's own death. Mental disorders and substance abuse are often major risk factors, especially in combination with one another. While some suicide attempts are impulsive, a response to major stressors … Continue reading Suicide Awareness: 40 seconds of action

Liberated by Kaepernick-supporting lefty trolls

Alright, the liberation to get back to writing political and social commentary! Perhaps I owe a debt of gratitude to the far left lunatics who tried cyber-bullying me in recent days. They obviously had no idea who they were dealing with. Let's start with what actually happened. During Thursday night's Philadelphia Eagles preseason game, backup … Continue reading Liberated by Kaepernick-supporting lefty trolls

Thank you, Phillies Nation, for a lifelong dream come true

I'll be addressing broader issues in another separate piece to come later today. What this is, is a simple "thank you" to the folks at Phillies Nation, and to the thousands of Phillies fans who regularly follow the site. For more than a year, I was privileged to bring my views and opinions involving the … Continue reading Thank you, Phillies Nation, for a lifelong dream come true

Why I joined the NRA, and why you should too

The gun debate has once again heated up in America in the aftermath of the recent Parkland, Florida school shooting. As usual, a major target for the anti-gun crowd has been the National Rifle Association (NRA), who those liberals see as being at the vanguard of gun rights in the United States. The fact remains … Continue reading Why I joined the NRA, and why you should too