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Killing Atticus Finch… Really?

Former long tenured aide and campaign manager Chip Hill exclaims we’re “Killing Atticus Finch!” (a.k.a. his old boss Don Siegelman) in the video shilling for ‘kickstarter’ contributions to c...

 

Reason For The Season

As children Christmas specials became less mesmerizing and parental expectations pressed to show awareness and understanding of maturing into an adult orthodox Christian, this phrase shepherded my att...

 

Tallassee: Battles for the Armory Sesquicentennial

The 17th Annual "Battles for the Armory" War Between the States Reenactment will be held November 7th, 8th and 9th at Gibson's View Plantation in Tallassee. The event commemorates the 1864 Battles of...

 

Political Theft by Deception:

Just as the Republicans $1.2 billion Amendment One (2003) proposal of significant increases for individual income tax payers, the sales tax, property tax, cigarette tax, corporate income tax, etc. FAI...

 

…, Defense of Ft. McHenry Bicentennial, Fall of Atlanta Sesquicentennial, …

Fifty years prior to the War of 1812, our so-called “French & Indian War” settled the trade dispute between New France and New England in North America where the European ebb and flow of empire...

 
 By John Sophocleus    News    August 1, 2014

Some Post Primary Observations… what does it profit a candidate to win an election and lose their soul?

With another $3 million spent on our 2014 primary run-offs last month, I remain a steadfast advocate of abolishing further waste of our taxpayer dollars on all primary elections. Political parties can...

 
 By John Sophocleus    News    July 1, 2014

Hubbard Tweets, Gaming the System, Failing as Christian Servants…

Upon receipt of very delayed primary election numbers from Clarion Hotel voting machines providing noticeably skewed tallies (two to one margins where other boxes in the district were close) Speaker...

 
 By John Sophocleus    News    June 1, 2014

Another Defining Issue in Alabama's Political Minefield…

I remain a steadfast advocate of ABOLISHING the waste of our taxpayer dollars on all primary elections and the further waste from any absurd run-offs which may follow. Time for parties to pay for...

 
 By John Sophocleus    News    March 1, 2014

Grass Roots Activists REexpose The 'Usual Suspects' In Another Attempt To REwrite 1901 Constitution

A group of private citizens from all corners of our State who remain concerned and continue to fight attempts to rewrite the Alabama Constitution may have found an ‘Achilles Heel’ in the current...

 

Affluenza: our current stop as we 'progress' down the road of MADD policy...

The Ft. Worth Texas AP recently reported a teen from an affluent family was only sentenced to probation for killing four people after he lost control of his father's company F-350 truck while...

 

"… A Decree From Caesar Augustus For All To Be Taxed"

My first Gazette Christmas column contemplated how many are still haunted by Miss Greer Garson’s voice in the opening narration of the 1958 animated version of “The Little Drummer Boy,” one of...

 

Gettysburg Address Sesquicentennial: Lincoln's Legacy of Dysfunctional Government

No column I’ve penned generated more mail than this July’s Sesquicentennial of the carnage at Gettysburg - one of the bloodiest (tangibly dysfunctional) results in reforming the federal government...

 

Loosing Our State Defense Force

I’ve always been amazed and delighted at how many compatriots in the liberty movement volunteer (e.g., donate to cancer patients, food banks, housing, relief to disaster victims, etc.) via PRIVATE...

 

Obama Asserts "Snowden" Should've Used The Courts

In his August 9th press event, President Obama’s said his decision not to attend the G-20 summit in Moscow next month wasn’t solely related to Russia's decision to grant asylum to Snowden. In...

 

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