Thomas Lucente: Off-the-cuff rhetoric on North Korea has no place in White House

Thomas Lucente: Off-the-cuff rhetoric on North Korea has no place in White House

Usually, when the madman in North Korea rambles on about attacking the West, the correct response is to shake one’s ahead and go about one’...

August 13th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump’s continual lies pose a real threat to American democracy

Thomas Lucente: Trump’s continual lies pose a real threat to American democracy

President Donald Trump is a clown.I’ve tried and tried to give this administration the benefit of the doubt. After all, I am glad Hillary Clinto...

August 6th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Ohio commits another state-sanctioned murder

Thomas Lucente: Ohio commits another state-sanctioned murder

I killed a man last week.So did you.At 10:43 a.m. Wednesday at the state penitentiary near Lucasville, Ronald Phillips, 43, was pronounced dead after ...

July 30th, 2017 |  



Thomas Lucente: Only a free market can save US health care system

Thomas Lucente: Only a free market can save US health care system

There is a joke — or not so much of a joke — among American Indian tribes that warns against getting sick after June.You see, the federal ...

July 16th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Fourth of July holiday a reminder of liberty lost

Thomas Lucente: Fourth of July holiday a reminder of liberty lost

“The Second Day of July 1776, will be the most memorable Epocha, in the History of America. I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated, by s...

July 2nd, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: US no stranger to political violence

Thomas Lucente: US no stranger to political violence

That Americans have short attention spans and some kind of aversion to historical knowledge is readily apparent to anyone who does not have a short at...

June 18th, 2017 updated: June 18th, 2017. |  


Thomas Lucente: Leftists mount another attack on history

Thomas Lucente: Leftists mount another attack on history

Here we go again.A long time ago in a desert far, far away, there was an Egyptian pharaoh named Akhenaton. He wanted Egyptians, a decidedly polytheist...

June 4th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Health care collapsing under weight of our own ignorance

Thomas Lucente: Health care collapsing under weight of our own ignorance

With the renewed debate on health care it is necessary to repeat what should be the obvious: You don’t have a right to free health care. Period....

May 14th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump’s tax plan nothing but hype

Thomas Lucente: Trump’s tax plan nothing but hype

Once again, President Donald Trump disappoints. This time with his tax “plan.”Well, you can’t really call it a plan, as it was just ...

April 30th, 2017 updated: April 30th, 2017. |  


Thomas Lucente: The American culture of death

Thomas Lucente: The American culture of death

What a sick society it is in which we live.While listening to National Public Radio’s “Snap Judgment” on April 2, there was a segmen...

April 9th, 2017 updated: April 9th, 2017. |