Patrick Ryan

Patrick Ryan recently graduated from Villanova University with a BA and MA in Political Science. He was a volunteer for Romney for America’s War Room in Boston. Patrick can be reached on Twitter at @peejryan, and he blogs at pjamesryan.wordpress.com.

The Beer Spectator: In Support of Smoking

 

My favorite smoking section is located outside the Barnstable County Superior Court on Cape Cod. Across the street from the entrance, there is a lone sign amidst the weedy grass of the parking lot median. “Smoking Section,” it declares. Smokers are not welcome to stand on the sidewalk in front of the court. No, they […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-27

 

Feature of the Day: What’s the Matter With Eastern Kentucky? Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press NYC Creates Public Defender System For Immigrants More Countries Adding Graphic […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-26

 

Feature of the Day: Your taxes are going up. You just don’t know it yet. Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press Oil Boom Fuels Drop in Age […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-25

 

Feature of the Day: Hey, remember that time Google accidentally made Skynet? Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press Cochran Win in Miss. A Blow to Tea Party […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-24

 

Feature of the Day: The Fear Factor: Long-held predictions of economic chaos as baby boomers grow old are based on formulas that are just plain wrong Morning Headlines Domestic                                                     […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-23

 

Feature of the Day: Why Does the USA Depend on Russian Rockets To Get Us Into Space? Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press Obama Encouraging Family-Friendly Work […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-20

 

Feature of the Day: Mexican ‘drug lord’ arrested on way to World Cup match Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press Obama Moves to Ensure Sick Leave for […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-19

 

Feature of the Day: What’s Up With That: Building Bigger Roads Actually Makes Traffic Worse Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press Long After Move to US, Nazi Suspect Faces Charges Owner: Philly Newspapers Will Be Vital Legacy Militants Fly Their Black Flags Over Iraq Refinery Politico Will Afghanistan be Iraq redux? The Neocon Surge Leadership races […]

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Morning Round-Up 6-17

 

Feature of the Day: Clint Dempsey’s Amazing First Minute Goal Against Ghana Morning Headlines Domestic                                                           Associated Press Bitcoin Faces Biggest Threat Yet: A Miner Takeover Iran […]

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Nancy Pelosi Thinks She Knows More Than the Catholic Church

 

The state of California, the city of San Francisco, and the Twelfth Congressional District of California are very upset with Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone. In spreading the tradition of the Catholic Church, the San Francisco archbishop is speaking at the National Organization for Marriage’s June 19 march. The teachings of that march, according to Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, […]

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