It is not uncommon to have a large number of bills proposed. One reason is that new first-time legislators fulfill campaign promises by introducing "pet" bills.
Most of the time, these types of bills go to a committee where they are voted down or just die a natural death. But, at least the legislator can tell his constituents that he tried.
I think it is a lot like Christmas. We set our expectations too high and then get disappointed. I think women are especially guilty of this.
We want the flowers, we want the chocolate, we want the perfume, we want the jewelry, we want the perfect card and we would really love a romantic, candlelit dinner followed by a walk on the beach in the moonlight.
Did I say one tardy? I meant to say two in less than one month. Okay, so my wife and I are extremely horrible parents.
It is simple: my three cats are attracting every Tom, Dick and Harry in the neighborhood. The three little strumpets need chastity belts. Unfortunately I don't think they sell chastity belts for cats.
A few years ago a little black cat came to our house. My tender hearted mother said we should feed it. Next thing you know it is having kittens.
It was that time again. Christmas bonus time. Time to make that monumental decision: do I want a ham or a turkey?
I just couldn’t make up my mind. What is everyone else having for Christmas dinner?
Well, my Christmas was full of surprises. It was one of the best Christmases I have had since I was a child.
In hopes of helping you men pick out that perfect Christmas gift for the lady in your life – and with no thought for my own safety - I went delving into the inner workings of the female mind.
There is a quote that great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events and small minds discuss people. Unfortunately, there are a lot of small minds.
There is a proverb in the Bible that says the power of life and death is in the tongue and those that love it will eat its fruit.
It is undeniable that words are important. You can either speak words of life or words of death.
I heard a good sermon where the pastor said if it isn’t kind, true or necessary you shouldn’t say it.