ChattanoogaSir Isaac Newton’s First Law of Motion states: An object at rest tends to stay at rest and an object in motion tends to stay in motion, unless acted upon by some external force.

Republicans are hoping to ride a wave of anti-Democrat, and specifically anti-ObamaCare, sentiment into control of at least one chamber of Congress. Not one Republican voted for ObamaCare, and the GOP has been making a big deal out of its desire to repeal, or at least defund, some or all of the new law.

Earlier this week, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Institute for Research and Education on Human Rights announced their intent to release a report entitled, Tea Party Nationalism: A Critical Examination of the Tea Party Movement and the Size, Scope, and Focus of its National Factions.

Veteran journalist and Fox News contributor Juan Williams was fired from his position as senior news analyst on National Public Radio after he made allegedly “bigoted” comments on Bill O’Reilly’s Monday episode of "The O'Reilly Factor" on the Fox News Channel.

money wasteAnother day, another government program mired in the traditional triumvirate of waste, fraud, and abuse. Today's example: the Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program, funded with $5 billion in money from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (a.k.a. the stimulus law).