Traveling dissonance

We reap what we sow (or don’t)? Some rural folks are beginning to see the efforts of their continued votes for tea baggers and anti-tax politicians pay off.  Now, they can’t seem to understand why the government isn’t working for them” Rural communities complain that they are being shortchanged in […]

Want to ride with IAVA in the NYC Vets Day parade? Bike included?

This came in a cool note from IAVA today: Here at IAVA, every day is Veterans Day, but November 11th is when we all get together to celebrate our service. Each year we go big, but this year we are going even bigger! IAVA and proud partner Victory Motorcycles have […]

IAVA parade

Ben Carson wants troops to pay for health care?

So, instead of having VA benefits, you could take from the savings account and pay for the injuries you received on active duty?  Let’s do the math on that one… He said they would also be enrolled in a federally funded health savings program. With troops making 18-25k a year, […]

Phantom 3 flights

Here’s one of the first videos I’ve shot, using the Phantom 3 Pro, known as “The Princess.”  A couple of women out sightseeing were very curious about the quad and especially the little setup dance you have to do.  I took a minute to explain some of the controls DJI […]

House Wants To Block Predatory Lending Protections For American Troops

This isn’t just a problem at the national level – it’s at the state level as well.  These terrible, horrible “payday lenders” contribute to the ruined credit and desperation of enough military families that the Joint Chiefs asked for regulations against them.  For once, it looks like the Congress doesn’t […]

Anti-Gay Lawmaker Outed In Gay Chat Group : Political Wire

Uh – yeah…. North Dakota state Rep. Randy Boehning (R) sent an explicit photo of himself to another man and claims “the exchange being made public is retaliation for a recent vote against expanding gay rights via Anti-Gay Lawmaker Outed In Gay Chat Group : Political Wire.