Category Archives: Politics

The Government Shutdown, Humility and Humanity

I’m not gonna say that many of our elected politicians are acting like a bag of *bleeps* right now, oops, I guess I just did. I won’t play the blame game, but bottom line: The most vulnerable human beings in … Continue reading

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Anthony Weinergate

Anthony Weiner’s scandal is the gift that keeps on giving to comedy. I’m gagging on all of the Weiner jokes. Wait… Ok, making fun of his junk is low hanging fruit. Ba dum-bum. He called himself the alias Carlos Danger. … Continue reading

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Shame on These Senators

This week in America we have witnessed great courage and also cowardly acts. As a mother of a young child the same age as the children killed in Newtown, I feel like the Senators who voted against basic background checks … Continue reading

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Run On- The Boston Marathon and Hope

This is from my heart, in the wake of the tragic bombing yesterday at The Boston Marathon. It’s unfathomable to me that an eight year old boy was killed. I think you know me well enough to know that I … Continue reading

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The Newtown Tragedy: The Top Six Arguments Against Gun Control and Why They Don’t Hold Up

            I promise I will get back to lighter posts and funny stuff soon, but I have to say my piece about the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. If I don’t get angry about the murder … Continue reading

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Dear Mr. President, Washington and Congress

Hi y’all, my name is Heidi Ferrer and I know you’ve never heard of me. That’s okay, I don’t know most of your names, either. I’m writing you an open letter, because it looks like I might become President, someday. … Continue reading

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