Upgrading To Amazon Fire TV

Amazon Fire TV SetupOkay. I know that I’m easily entertained, but this has to be on the top ten list of coolest gadgets ever. I’ve recently been taking advantage of Amazon Prime’s free programming in a quest to find something worth watching on TV. Mind you, my standards aren’t particularly high but it’s been a challenge because TV really does generally suck. With that said, I found the Amazon app for the Wii and have been using that as of late to broaden my entertainment options. However, I haven’t been using it very often due to limited buffer, slow connection speeds and low resolution. This week, we finally upgraded to Amazon’s new Fire TV device. Wow.
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Breakout: by Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich with Jay Leno

“America needs a breakout movement, a new politics that is less about the Right versus the Left than about the future versus the past. It will require a new political language, new coalitions of pioneers and champions who understand the importance of breaking out, and new assertiveness in exposing the prison guards of the past.”

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Health Care: A Short Story

StethescopeIn recent weeks, the subject of Health Care has been very prominent as a result of difficulties related to the implementation of President Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (lovingly known as “Obamacare”). From the disastrous rollout of HealthCare.gov to the revelations that despite claims to the contrary, millions will not be able to keep their current insurance policies, those that have been asleep for the last four years are suddenly realizing that our nation’s health care is not all sunshine and lollipops. Even the media, who have traditionally supported the President and his agenda are now questioning the accuracy of his claims and the viability of his signature achievement.
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Two of My Favorite Things

By Gst (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

By Gst (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

I know it’s old news, but I ran across this the other day and thought I’d share. I love both aviation and Iron Maiden, so finding the two combined just makes me absolutely giddy. Read More

Louisiana Senator Elbert Guillory Explains Switch to Republican Party

Louisiana Senator Elbert Guillory released a video explaining why he chose to switch to the Republican party. In it, he points out the fact that historically speaking, it has been Republicans that have supported civil rights while it has been the Democrats that have been in opposition. This is actually surprising to many because the left has done such a good job over the years of claiming the movement as their own.
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