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[caption id="attachment_17942" align="alignleft" width="300"] A woman kneels and prays at the scene of two apparent bombings near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15. - CNN[/caption] This hurts. We all get down on our country at times. The laws, the legislation, the insanity...

The Chattanoongan.com | Roy Exum | April 15, 2013 [caption id="attachment_17441" align="alignleft" width="201"] Roy Exum, award-winning columnist[/caption] Tennessee's dreaded “AgGag” bill, which make those who covertly film or expose acts of animal abuse into criminals, was delayed in the Tennessee Legislature last week but if proponents have...

Houston Chronicle | Guillermo Contreras and Jason Buch | April 12, 2013   [caption id="attachment_17915" align="alignleft" width="300"] Law enforcement personnel take a horse away from the stable at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack on June 12, 2012 after suspects allegedly used drug money to set up and run horse operations in the...

Obama Administration Blocks the Reinstatement of Horse Slaughter | Seattle PI, Candace Calloway Whiting By including a proposal in the 2014 budget to prohibit the funding of horse meat inspection, the Obama administration essentially eliminated the possibility that horse slaughter will resume in this country. Some senators may fight this,...