Godzilla & the Little Girl Who Prayed Her Papa Could Stop the Next Cold War

As my six-year-old daughter and I drove home from her school on Tuesday, I informed her that something important had happened to the world map.  A conversation ensued about the Crimean Crisis. We pulled to a red light and sat in silence for a bit.  My mind drifted… … Earlier in the day, I had […]

Meet the Hero Who Drove Two Thousand Miles to Save Dogs from Being Slaughtered

Doing what I do for a living, there’s absolutely no shortage of “bad news” that comes across my television or computer screen every day.  The world can be a really ugly place.  That being said, when I have time, I like to try to highlight good news stories when they cross my path. Though even […]

The Inhumane Slaughter That’s Happening at the Olympics is Heartbreaking

I’ve said it on several occasions that when it comes to this year’s Olympics, I’m refusing to watch a single minute of any of the events.  I wouldn’t call it a boycott as much as just a choice not to participate.  I’m not going out of my way to not watch, I’m just refusing to […]

Keith Olbermann Rips Into Sochi’s Horrific Handling of Olympics Prep (VIDEO)

Though I haven’t really written anything about it, I have not been a supporter of the fact that the Winter Olympics are being held in Sochi.  Everything about the whole situation just didn’t sit right with me. Then when you add in the detestable and inhumane LGBT policies of the Russian government, it just gets even […]

The Bachmann Diaries: We’re going to Sochi!

Dear Diary, Marcus surprised me Saturday morning with tickets to the Olympics! We’re going to Sochi! Praise Holy God, I am so excited. Marcus, bless his heart, is super understanding about my little crush on Vladimir Putin. Diary, Vlad is so manly and cute. I saw a photo of him without a shirt on, riding […]

Why This Gay Athlete Changed Her Mind about Boycotting the Winter Olympics (and Why You Should Too)

When Russia passed their anti-gay propaganda law in June of 2013, I was outraged. Like most members of the LGBTQ community and supporters of LGBTQ rights, I saw it as a horrific assault on basic human rights and fundamental freedoms. While the law specifies that it only bans the, “promotion of homosexuality to minors,” the […]