State of Confusion, An Op-Ed

What is this world that we are about to embark upon in 2015. Is it the world that is on the verge of a 1984-esque cyberwar? Is it the rebirth of Rodney King and the LA Riots? Are we about to enter an era of civil unrest over every politically incorrect and incoherent statement or Read the full article…

The Dignity of Death… Marion Barry, 78

What is the definition of dignity? According to Websters, it is “the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect.” Unless a man leaves a legacy that harms others and damages his fellow man, the legacy a man leaves should not just be of his most famous act. It should go beyond that Read the full article…

A Crack in the Shield

Do you feel that? No, that is not an earthquake in the traditional sense but the proverbial nature of the shaking is rocking the NFL and it’s owners to it’s core. Maybe this Christmas the National Football League and it’s commissioner Roger Goodell can send Ray Rice a thank you note full of coal, because Read the full article…

I Remember… 9/11

I will never forget the morning of September 11th, 2001. I awoke to my then girlfriend running in the room and telling me that I had to turn on the television. It was about 9 AM and just before the second plane had hit. I turned on the TV to scenes of horror, black smoke Read the full article…

This Week in History: September 8th-14th

This week in history shares tragedy of 9/11, the beauty of Miss America and the King of Rock N’ Roll makes his first appearance on a national stage. Born this week, hip hop artists Nas and Wiz Khalifia as well as comedians Adam Sandler and Louis CK.

This Week in History: August 18th-24th

In a new column beginning here on DCXIV, we are taking a look at some of the amazing things that have happened in history this week. This week we look at meteors in the sky, the birth of Indycar, evolution, NASA losing something, Bin Laden warning America, Texas scoring a lot of runs and Pete Read the full article…

Congress We Have A Problem

Al Gore, now you probably realize why you weren’t President for the 8 prior years. His name is Joe Lieberman. The man who is getting too much credit for stopping health care reform, but a cancer on the Congress of the United States nonetheless. But before I get into good ol’ Joe, let me talk about Read the full article…

Al Franken’s Fight Against the 30 Pro-Rape Republicans

I came across this and feel that this MUST be shared. 30… yes 30 republicans voted no against a resolution that essentially bans gang rape in major corporations. Here is the Al Franken sound clip: Al Franken 10.18.09 (http://m.podshow.com/media/15412/episodes/192577/noagenda-192577-10-18-2009.mp3) Here are the Republicans:

Does The Media Make Money Off Of Jail?

This is not going to be one of my long and well thought out blog posts. I will work on getting one of those to you later in the week. In fact, I have a good one in mind. So stay tuned. But in the meantime… Seriously? What the hell? First it was a “news” Read the full article…