Normal’s Cannabis Plan

By:  Diane Benjamin The Town of Normal must be laughing at Bloomington today, they aren’t taking the suggestion of a short-term alderman to decide how to proceed with regulating cannabis. Note to Jenn:  There is no DEMOCRACY in America.  Democracy is mob rule, majority wins, the minority gets trampled. As an example, in a democracy […]

Run Over by Democracy

By:  Diane Benjamin The silent majority who just want government to leave them alone are being stomped by the local boots of government.  They stayed home yet again for the local elections.  Evidently their destruction is the only remedy for narcolepsy.  Stay asleep, that’s what they want (and your money). This is what Democracy looks […]

Why City Councils don’t listen

By:  Diane Benjamin Tonight Bloomington is holding a public hearing on the budget for the year that starts May 1st. All you need to know is Bloomington is planning on hiring 4 more employees which will make the pension liability even higher and, to balance the budget, they are robbing the Enterprise Funds: I guess […]

Matejka: Purveyor of FAKE NEWS

By:  Diane Benjamin WJBC allows a few people to spout anything they want on their “Forums”. Yes, “Fake News” does exist – Mike Matejka used his forum platform back on December 1st to proliferate it.  See his comments here:  HERE Matejka is upset that Clinton won the popular vote, but lost the electoral college. His […]

Democracy Verses What we really are

by:  Diane Benjamin We are not a Democracy!  If any politician calls us that, it’s because: they are uninformed they are trying to act like they are being fair they are using the term to say they can’t change what the people want A Democracy is why Bloomington will soon have bike paths on major […]