Buckingham This Week!: According to one irate parent, the elementary school gunman has gotten off easy!
I am a parent of one of the students in the class that was threatened by crazy Dagenais and yes, the children’s lives were in danger. He showed his gun to the teacher and children in this class. When the police “took down” Dagenais, they removed his gun, knife, and bullets in his pockets as … Read more
According to Hemp News we forgot to include an important group in our poll on the legalization of Marijuana . . . our pets!
Okay, in the now I have heard everything category the Hemp News, which provides its readers with late breaking news on environmental and human friendly hemp, announced today that we are close – and how long have we been waiting for this major medical breakthrough, to having a medicinal pot patch for pets suffering from … Read more
National issues with a regional focus . . . it’s Buckingham This Week! As the host of one of Blog Talk Radio’s most popular shows, I have interviewed persons of note from the world of politics, business and entertainment. Reaching an audience of more than 2 million people each month worldwide, both the PI Window … Read more
The one too many blows to the head question of the day . . . What would men be like if we were the ones who got pregnant?
At the end of my first column on the issue, I said I would post another piece discussing the actual science of male pregnancy. Is it really possible today? The answer, as I abstract from my 1997 book, Remaking Eden, is “almost certainly yes, but . . .” from the April 7th, 2008 article Can … Read more
Transcending partisan politics, for me as a regular Canadian, Jack Layton’s true legacy was that he always reminded me of the better angels in all of us
When they look at you, they see what they want to be. When they look at me, they see what they are. Richard M. Nixon (looking at a portrait of John F. Kennedy) As the news of former NDP Leader Jack Layton’s passing hit the airwaves earlier today, the testimony as to the magnitude of … Read more
The “you just proved that bench advertising works” axiom doesn’t when it comes to cigarette package warning labels
Nothing like pictures of rotting teeth or blackened lungs to put a damper on a sunny day. Let alone the fact that such images, even though scientifically and medically proven to be true, is a violation of free speech! At least this is what five of the six major tobacco companies are claiming as they … Read more
Note: The following is part of the series of full chapter excerpts from my latest book, a collaborative effort with television’s Cop Doc, Dr. Richard Weinblatt, Tasers, Abortions and Parenting: Behind the Curtain of Policing America. Click on the title to obtain your copy of the complete book today. Also visit Jon’s Reading Room for … Read more