SPECIAL: POTUS Trump’s Executive Order 5

On 27 January, 2016, came the “Executive Order: Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry to the United States” or, colloquially, the one that started “it” all. In one sense, the public outcry stemming from the order was much ado about nothing. Now, before the effervescent heroes of the broadly-dented left take their gleaming

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Interview: On POTUS Nixon with Mr. Geoff Shepard, Esq.

Mr. Geoff Shepard, Esq.
Mr. Geoff Shepard, Esq.

DeViney, Jonathan D.:First and foremost, Mr. Shepard, on behalf of the staff and readership of ModState, thank you for taking the time to discuss your pivotal work, “The Real Watergate Scandal”

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OP-ED

America: Cultural Fondue

[image courtesy of The New Orleans Film Society]
[image courtesy of The New Orleans Film Society]
Growing up in New Orleans, Louisiana offered me a unique perspective of the world. The little floating Crescent City offers an amalgamation of cultural influences through art, architecture, food and an array of amazing neighbors making up a diverse, cohesive and proud population. Being raised in such

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State of Mind: American

children-around-the-worldThere are so many different ethnicities and life styles living in America and for some reason we feel the need to hyphenate certain ethnicities. No other country in the world does that. You do not see an Englishman living in Japan that profiles him self as English-Japanese for example. Or even African living in Mexico labeling themselves

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NeoSpeak: Al Capone’s Vault > Prince’s Vault

Jonathan D. DeViney: “Prince’s love songs were about as romantic as a pay toilet. And now, y’know we’re gonna have to listen to just how much of a genius he was…”

DSamuel [the D is silent] Wheeler: “…ah, but I’m pretty sure a pay toilet is safer to be around than Prince.”

DeViney: “Probably true. Fewer diseases.”

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