MOE BACK ON PATROL

A FOX CROSSING POLICE OFFICER INVOLVED IN A FATAL SHOOTING IS BACK ON PATROL.  THE WINNEBAGO COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY FOUND THAT OFFICER SEELY MOE WAS JUSTIFIED IN SHOOTING JOSHUA GOMOLL ON THE TRESTLE TRAIL BRIDGE BACK IN MAY.  GOMOLL WAS ARMED WITH A KNIFE AND WAS THREATENING PEOPLE WITH IT BEFORE BEING SHOT.  MOE HAD BEEN ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE SINCE THAT INCIDENT.

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Profiting Off the Dead

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died on Monday, leaving behind a net worth of $20.3 BILLION.  While I’m sure that his family and co-workers are saddened by his passing, those most disappointed are Socialists like Senator Bernie Sanders and likely-Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez–who will see another mega-billionaire not have to pay his “fair share” despite being dead.   The current…

Not Helping the Planet a Large Amount at a Time

Because we have been doing it for so long now, sorting your recycling from your garbage seems like more of a chore and a bore than a positive step to “save the planet”.  It’s a good thing that recycling has become a routine in our lives.  Just this weekend, I felt bad throwing a plastic…

Meekly Staying Where We’ve Always Been

It is fitting that the Neil Armstrong movie First Man comes to theaters today–just a day after a Soyuz rocket failure leaves humankind with no reliable way to get a person into space.  In just fifty years we have gone from the greatest accomplishment in human history, to settling for low-earth orbit flight, to having…