Tag Archives: Gabrielle Giffords

Spectre of the Gun

We have become the culture of the gun. Violence is an acceptable solution to our problems. It’s difficult for me to write about this since I am a gun owner. Most of my guns are inherited. My handgun was purchased … Continue reading

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Free Forum Friday…February 17th Edition

(Free Forum Fridays are an open discussion where commenters are invited to bring up topics that may not have been covered in the previous week. Got something on your mind? Throw your opinion out there.) FFFridays have been taking a … Continue reading

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Free Forum Friday…January 27th Edition

(Free Forum Fridays are an open discussion where commenters are invited to bring up topics that may not have been covered in the previous week. Got something on your mind? Throw your opinion out there.) Free Forum Fridays are generally … Continue reading

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Gabby’s Back!

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sporting a short haircut and escorted by her friend Debbie Wasserman-Shultz returned to the floor of the house to vote on the debt ceiling. She showed up at the last minute to standing and sustained applause in … Continue reading

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Commander Mark Kelly for US Senate?

Today Commander Mark Kelly, NASA Astronaut and Husband to US Representative Gabrielle Giffords, announced on his Facebook page his intention to retire from NASA effective October 1st. Kelly flew combat missions from the USS Midway (now a museum in San … Continue reading

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Free Forum Friday June 3rd Edition

Fairly quiet week for a change. Endeavour made her final flight and Cmdr. Kelly was reunited with his wife, Rep. Giffords. They are turning into the all-American couple. The Republicans are making their way to Iowa and New Hampshire as more … Continue reading

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Senate Seat Series—Jon Kyl (R-AZ)

In early February of this year, Arizona Senator Jon Kyl signaled his intention not to run for a fourth term. After over a quarter of a century in public service, the 68 year old declared that it was time to … Continue reading

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