International Property Maintenance Code – General Overview

General Overview – City of Casper (COC) Ordinance #13-18, the International Property Maintenance Code 1) Ordinance #13-18, the entire International Property Maintenance Code, passed the first of three readings by the Casper City Council on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. The vote was 5 to 4, with Humphrey, Huber, Hopkins, Powell …

Understanding What’s At Stake

by Mike Pyatt Canadian, Marshall McLuhan, media and communications scholar, in 1964, popularized, “The medium is the message,” coining terms of “hot” and cool” communications. He often quoted artists, politicians, statesman, and poets like Yeats, Whitman, Eliot, de Tocqueville, and Bacon, demonstrating how words impel one to think, feel and …

Doing It Their Way!

by Mike Pyatt “For what is man, what has he got, If not himself, then he has naught, To say the things he truly feels, And not the words of one who kneels, The record shows I took the blows, And did it my way. Yes, it was my way.” …

Self-Defense Is the Only Valid Motive for Military Operations

By Bradley Harrington “Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations, entangling alliances with none …” — Thomas Jefferson, “First Inaugural Address,” 1801 — Last week, I discussed the virtue of military service as it pertains to protecting and defending the values of the United States, and I said that …