Should We Fear Our Government

George Washington, the father of our great country, once said, “government is not reason, it is not eloquent, it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.” Oh how right he was. Think about what is going on in Washington DC. The last four years have been a testament to […]

Life Beyond the Badge

By Garth Baker In the early 1990s, I went to work in law enforcement after a short stint in radio as a disc jockey. This transition was like going from living in a free country to a dictatorship. Let me explain: by becoming a law enforcement officer, some of the freedoms afforded to normal citizens […]

Beastie Boys Founder Adam Yauch a.k.a. MCA Is Dead

By Stephanie Kutner Adam Yauch, a.k.a. MCA, of the Beastie Boys has died at 47 after a three year battle with cancer of the parotid gland and a nearby lymph node. He is survived by his wife Dechen Wangdu and their daughter Tenzin Losel. The Brooklynite began the Beastie Boys on his seventeenth birthday after […]