Month: January 2014

Whine and groceries

I’m going to tell you a secret. I hate Wine in Grocery stores. I don’t hate the idea. I love the idea. I hate the amount of oxygen Wine in Grocery Stores sucks out of the “room”. The incessant coverage…

Vouchers are no “golden ticket”

Its “National School Choice Week” the press release reads, and they loaded up busses from Southland Mall in Whitehaven this morning to take people to Nashville in support of the School Voucher bill supported by Brian Kelsey and John DeBerry…and…

Same As It Ever Was

I’ve heard it said several times recently that no one cares about the poor. It’s one of the saddest statements ever uttered. For a nation that prides itself on creating the “American Dream”, we have learned that location is everything.…

Opportunity Hamstrung

Friday, Knoxviews mentioned an ongoing study on the equality of opportunity in the United States. The results shouldn’t be all that surprising if you’ve been paying attention…especially here in the south. According to the report, economic mobility…or the chances of…