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Thorn In The side Thursday..Right To Life In DC. 01-24-2013

January 24, 2013

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As we went about our meetings today we found the Right To Life movement out in full force.  In front of the Supreme Court there were more than a few neon yellow hoodies glowing in the watery afternoon sun and biting cold, which didn’t seem to slow anyone down, protesting to abolish abortion.  The movement […]

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Thorn In The Side Thursday….What’s A Life Worth?

January 17, 2013

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NPR is reporting that there’s finally been a conviction in the Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster:, “May pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy and admitted to ordering a company electrician to disable a methane monitor on a mining machine so it could continue to cut coal without automatic shutdowns. The monitor is a safety […]

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Titanic Tuesday….Our Version Of “The Hunger Games”. 01-15-2013

January 15, 2013

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What’s wrong with the world?  Why do we count sacrifice as part of daily living?  In the global concept we’re just numbers, a statistic in an ever growing population expansion that’s greedily eating us alive.  Our environment is becoming hostile due to global warming, industry that hasn’t changed their profit margins but has held it’s […]

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Thorn In The Side Thursday…”Keep Running Up that Hill”. 01-11-2013 ( No Live Show)

January 10, 2013

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I knew a woman once, who told me she had tried to commit suicide by jumping from a bridge.  She had no memory of it, and that was a blessing, because her sister told me there had been video coverage of the incident and there were people in the crowd yelling for her to jump.  […]

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Titanic Tuesday…Pygmalion Effect. 01-08-2013

January 8, 2013

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The world is about expectations.  Your expectations, the general population, which according to” the USCB estimates that the world population exceeded 7 billion on March 12, 2012.”per Wikipedia .  That’s a very large number of people to make happy! However, Human Rights are a kind of universal agreement that because you ARE here, you are […]

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Moran Monday With the H.O.R.N.! 01-07-2013

January 7, 2013

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Here we are again with the Hillbilly jokes that never get old, right?  Meet West Virginia’s “Buckwild”, MTV’s alternative to “Jersey Shore”.  It’s along the same lines as “Honey Boo” and we’re so excited that we’re in such good company that it makes us want to spit!  Even our Senator has pleaded the case: (Fox […]

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Friday On The Front Porch….Catch Our Breath. 01-04-2013

January 4, 2013

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When you come to the front porch today remember to bring your coat!  We’ve got the heaters going and warm drinks ready for your arrival.  It will be a comfortable three hours of sharing with friends and family about the issues that are impacting not just our futures, but that of our children’s as well. […]

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Thorn In The Side….It Must Be Thursday, So Let’s Boot And Rally! 12-27-2012

December 27, 2012

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Some days it’s just a good thing to dig deep and Boot and Rally!  Fox News is one of the entities that has people losing their minds over the “fiscal cliff”.  Making folks think that they aren’t going to get a tax return or have to pay a higher tax rate this year is just […]

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Friday On the Front Porch…. 12-07-2012

December 7, 2012

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Bob hasn’t gotten lost and we thought you’d like to see a little bit of where his is!  If you followed up on yesterday’s post you’ll know where Bob is and what he’s doing there.  So Bob will be back LIVE Monday on the H.O.R.N. and we’ll be LIVE with PRISM-WV Sunday 3-5 p.m. ET […]

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Thorn In the Side Thursday…12-06-2012

December 6, 2012

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We know it’s difficult to go without our conversations with one another, but this is where Bob is at the moment.  The H.O.R.N. was designed to bring about Progressive change in a world that’s having a hard time moving forward!  It’s not only the conversations but meeting with our listeners whenever we have a chance […]

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Thursday’s Post 11-15-2012

November 15, 2012

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  For Immediate Release  Nov. 15, 2012 Mining Company to Stop Mountaintop Removal, Admitting Community Impacts Contacts: Bo Webb, ACHE campaign, 304-237-0065 or webb.bo@gmail.com Mick McCoy, ACHE campaign Kentucky, 859-640-8071 Vernon Haltom, Coal River Mountain Watch, 304-854-2182 or Vernon@crmw.net   Charleston, W.Va.—Today Patriot Coal Corporation agreed to cease mountaintop removal mining.  In a settlement with […]

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Thorn In The Side Thursday…I Melt With You! 11-08-12

November 8, 2012

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There’s always so much to talk about and so little time to do it in! The fiscal cliff, education, health care and climate change just to name a few are some of the most important topics on our minds and there’s a huge amount of work to do in order to stabilize our nation!  It’s […]

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Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting…I Grok. 11-07-12

November 7, 2012

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“Grok means to understand so thoroughly that the observer becomes a part of the observed—to merge, blend, intermarry, lose identity in group experience. It means almost everything that we mean by religion, philosophy, and science—and it means as little to us (because of our Earthling assumptions) as color means to a blind man.” After last […]

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Moran Monday….Waiting On The Countdown! 11-05-12

November 5, 2012

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Welcome back to another pre-election countdown on the H.O.R.N.!  We’ve been calling, knocking on doors and checking on folks after the storm while getting prepared to spend the election with you!  It’s been a rocky road but we’re ready to finish this crazy election year up and get back to problem solving.  When we see […]

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Friday On The Front Porch… LIVE! It’s Been A Wild Week! 11-02-12

November 2, 2012

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Thanks for being patient with us do to Sandy smacking us right out of civilization!  However, we can’t gripe because the entire East Coast has been devastated and we have to forget our differences and join together in times that takes reliance on our fellow man in order to exist.  I think one of the […]

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Moran Monday…Something About the Weather. 10-29-12

October 29, 2012

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“Sandy” is the name that’s on a lot of our minds lately and she may very well take the H.O.R.N. down for a few days.  Remember the Derecho this past summer?  If that occurs we’ll make sure to try to keep you updated on what’s happening and we thank you for your patients with us […]

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Titanic Tuesday…Never Let Them See You Sweat! 10-23-12

October 23, 2012

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I understand stressful situations, but Mitt Romney took stressful perspiring to an all time high last night during the debates!  I point this out because I didn’t see this sort of thing happening in his video talking about the 47% ….because it would seem that isn’t a stressful situation, that’s just preaching to the choir. […]

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Thorn In The Side Thursday…Following The Road Most Traveled! 9-13-2012 No Live Show.

September 13, 2012

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Washington D.C. is an Island unto itself.  Not just in it’s political spectrum but in it’s monuments as well.  Let’s take a look at a dedication to our 26th President, Theodore Roosevelt.  ”One of Theodore Roosevelt’s greatest legacies was his dedication to conservation. Today, this island stands as a fitting memorial to the outdoorsman, naturalist, […]

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Monday Moran Madness! “Don’t Be Argumentative With The Campaign.” 9-03-2012

September 3, 2012

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Happy Labor Day!  We start today’s post by saying this because we must remember what that phrase entails. The struggles that many of our families faced over the years in order to provide a living for their children. Now we return to the present, and the contenders for the White House, who will follow the […]

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Thorn In The Side Thursday:, The Thorns Are Deadly! 8-02-2012

August 2, 2012

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Welcome to another conversation on why change must take place!  History seems to repeat itself no matter how hard people try to improve the lives and living conditions of their communities. There will always be those who use the souls of the less fortunate in order to make personal gain. We’ll take a look at […]

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