This blog is known for several unique feature. The most popular evn with our critics is the interview segment in the Hot Seat. We have interviewed some memorable people and had great fun. Most like Possum, Kidst lived up to the hype and prouced excellent interviews. The interviews often have interesting and comedic points that create excellent starting points.
Israel and the Middle East
1 Is the Israeli - Hezbollah conflict a classic war on terror conflict?
2 The left likes to ramble on about proportionality in response to terror. What is your response this argument. Has the left gone onto a neoversion of eye for an eye.
3 One of the points made by many here is that terorists cause civilian casualties on purpose. The military value of pizzerias, office complexes and public transportation
is nearly zero. Does the civilian population bear some responsability for allowing terrorists to opperate freely?
4 A guest worker program exists in the form of the H1B. Should the H1B program be extended to unskilled workers.Workers can stay for three years up to six in 99% of cases and must return to their home contry for three months before being allowed to return.
5 Many illegal aliens work in the construction trade. Should permits for home improvement only be granted to regulated contractors?
6 Should the era of family based immigration be over? Should all future immigration be vocational based
Future of America
7 Is China a friend or foe?
8 Should our governmental policies favor India over Pakistan?
9 What countries do see as vital to the economic future of the USA?
10 What should the USA do about Hugo Chavez?
11 Do you watch professional sports? Do you have a favourite team or player?
12 A few of our readers are comic book fans. A Freudian slip in one of these interviews turned into lengthy conversation. Did you read comic books as a teen?
Is there some reason Spiderman seems to resonate well with younger audiences?
13 What are your views on hunting and roadkill? Would you eat venison if you knew it was roadkill?
14 Are tobacco and beer taxes a slap in the face of working people?
15 What are your thoughts on changing the income tax to a national sales or flat tax?
16 Are you in favor of building new nuclear power plants?
17 Should we drill in ANWAR? Should building new power plants, refineries and domestic drilling be a governmental priority?
18 Has the environmental movement gone to far in halting economic development.
19 Should Universities that ban military recruiters be eligible for student loans and research grants?
20 Should non citizens serving in the armed forces get accelerated immigration benefits?
21 Are the self styled "elites" disconnected from the military? I remember the last fleet week the sailors were treated well in working class areas but snubbed in the wealthier areas. Is part of the anti military hostility a new version of class arrogance by those who lecture us about working people.
22 Should our education system be more competative?
23 Is this old liberal arts base outdated? Should there be more emphasis on business classes?
24 Should ESPN televise rascal racing? I did see tractor racing but it wasn't exciting.
25 Who is the funniest member of the Seinfeld cast?