Dana Pico is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and alumnus of the Patterson School of Diplomacy and international Commerce, and has written for the Kentucky Kernel, UK's student newspaper, as well as a few articles for the Lexington Herald-Leader, all in the days just after Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press. He is now retired and living on his small farm on the banks of the Kentucky River. You can find more of his writings at The First Street Journal.
[ Newest ]Starvation as a Tool of Diplomacy
Dana Pico 11/30/2021 12:02 PM
Is it moral for the United States use food as a means to bring a malevolent dictator to heel?
Guilty Until Proven Innocent
Dana Pico 11/29/2021 2:05 PM
On March 11, 2021, Kenneth Harrelson, 41, allegedly a member of the Oath Keepers, was arrested for his part in the January 6th Capitol kerfuffle. Then the Federal Government turned up the heat.
Happy Thanksgiving to Philadelphia!
Dana Pico 11/25/2021 12:02 PM
The city of "brotherly love," has tied for the Gold Medal in homicides!
At what point do purposeful omissions become deliberate lies?
Dana Pico 11/23/2021 12:03 PM
Image: Public Domain
The credentialed media try to hide the truth because they think you canít handle the truth
Hold Them Accountable!
Dana Pico 11/20/2021 12:09 PM
Cody Arnett Booking Photo
We noted Thursday that had the criminal justice system treated Aramis Murray seriously in the multiple times he had been arrested between July 27, 2017 and February 22, 2018, he might have been behind bars on April 23, 2018, the day he murdered Jason Lemer Smith, and wouldn't now be looking at spending 25 years behind bars. Had the criminal justice system treated Mr Murray seriously, Mr Smith might still be alive today.
Killadelphia: a Temple University Hospital trauma nurse tells the truth
Dana Pico 11/18/2021 12:04 PM
Eventually the truthn comes out...and it's usually pretty harsh.
Real journalists challenge #woke journalism
Dana Pico 11/16/2021 12:03 PM
Image: Bari Weiss Twitter
Bari Weiss is not a conservative; she's very liberal in her politics, though just plain not #woke[I] enough for the young wokes in The New York Times newsroom.
A Republican Form of Government
Dana Pico 11/13/2021 12:00 PM
In his New York Times biography, it states that "Jamelle Bouie became a New York Times Opinion columnist in 2019. Before that he was the chief political correspondent for Slate magazine." Mr Bouie on Friday set out to claim that the Guarantee Clause to the Constitution means that Democrats can fight gerrymandering by Republicans
Fear is the Mind Killer!
Dana Pico 11/11/2021 12:00 PM
Fear itself often causes more damage than the object of that fear
Governor Andy Beshear doesnít care about the working class
Dana Pico 11/9/2021 12:01 PM
Steve Beshear, the former Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, has a guesstimated net worth of $1.5 million. Mr Beshear spent almost his entire adult life in politics, and...
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