Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
Here are interesting articles from the past week that are worth a read.
Black Marine says Clive Bundy is NOT a racist
"He’s a cowboy and a helluva family man, not an orator. One thing he definitely isn’t – a racist. I found his comments to not only be NOT racist, but his own view of his experiences."
Can You Spot The Racist, Homophobic Anti-Semites In This Special 10 Item Quiz?
"As we all know, racism, homophobia and anti-Semitism are very bad and should be condemned. Not only do I condemn all of those things, I'd encourage you to share this quiz to all of your liberal friends so they can wag their fingers right in the faces of the awful people who said all of these terrible things."
Two very different saints come marching in
"Here's the shorthand narrative about the canonizations of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II on Sunday that you're bound to hear this weekend (or may have already heard). Ready? The first was a liberal, and the second was a conservative. As with most black-and-white descriptions, this one falls short."
The Increasing Desperation of Democrats
"Slanders and lies may be part of a deliberate strategy to drive up turnout in November."
Nix the $100 million for Obama library
"Illinois taxpayers could be on the hook for $100 million, plus interest, for a presidential library in Chicago.
"Never mind that this state is so broke, it took dental care away from poor people. Or that Illinois faces billions in unpaid bills. Springfield lawmakers will always find money to build stuff. The answer for more spending is, Yes! Where do we sign?"
Worst 21 profiles in TIME's 100 most influential
"On Thursday, Time released its list of 'The 100 Most Influential People.' Each profile of an 'influential person' was written by another famous person. Suffice it to say that mixed in with the meritorious are myriad culture-destroying celebrities, faux heroes, and political cronies. They are influential. Just not the way Time thinks they are. Here, then, are the top 21 worst profiles from the Time list. Get ready for some absolute doozies."
From Hunters & Fishermen to Greenies on Earth Day: “You’re Quite Welcome!”
"For the last couple of decades hunters and fishermen have contributed over $1.5 billion per year towards Senator Gaylord Nelson’s (Earth Day 'founder') lofty goal. To date, hunters and fisherpersons have shelled out over $20 billion 'on behalf of the environment.' A study by the National Shooting Sports Foundation found that for every taxpayer dollar invested in wildlife conservation, hunters and fishermen contribute nine."
NFL Redraft: Imagining the first round if teams selected 32 current players
"What if every player in the NFL was suddenly available for teams to build their franchises around?”