Monthly Archives: October 2008

Accessing Data on Joe the Plumber

Michelle Malkin has a couple of articles on the illegal accessing of Joe the Plumber’s personal records by several different government bureaucrats who had access to government computer systems. I won’t go into detail of that part of it right … Continue reading

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Financing Social Security

They’ve been talking for years about how, along about the time I might need it, we’re going to run out of money to finance Social Security. Kind of makes you wonder how in the world Obama is going to finance … Continue reading

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Why I’m Voting For McCain

I’ve written in the past about the many reasons I’m NOT voting for Obama. It occurs to me that I haven’t really made it clear why I AM voting for McCain. There are a great many reasons. The belief system, … Continue reading

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#$%^& Vista!

It happened again!! Working along in my CAD system in Vista; Vista arbitrarily decides to install updates, dumps me out of my CAD system WITHOUT LETTING ME SAVE MY WORK, and begins to install updates that require a reboot. I’m … Continue reading

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Efficiency in Big Companies

Our company sold three pumps to a major engineering firm. We, in turn bought the pumps from the pump manufacturer. The pumps became ready to ship last Thursday. It took 40 different emails, going in all directions, cc’d multiple times … Continue reading

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Obama’s Socialist Beliefs – From His Own Mouth

Here’s an article at Hot Air with audio of Obama professing his belief in “distributive change”. Very revealing. What Obama told Joe the Plumber was not some sort of verbal stumble. If what he wants is not Marxism, you’d have … Continue reading

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Video of Obama That MSM Won’t Release – Why?

If true, it seems that there is a video of Obama being held by the LA Times, that they won’t release. It’s obvious why they won’t release it. Yet another unsavory relation of Obama’s. This time, it’s Rashid Khalidi, a … Continue reading

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There Used To Be a Line…

There used to be a line that few crossed. That line separated what was acceptable and what was not acceptable in media attacks of the President of the United States, and by extension, any politician. There was a time not … Continue reading

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The End of Days

This is strictly an opinion piece. This is what I think will happen if Obama is elected. And also what I fear MAY happen if Obama is elected. If Obama wins the election, we will have the most liberal President … Continue reading

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Things That Make You Want To Shoot Your Computer

A person I know has a brand new laptop running Vista. It came with Symantec’s Norton A/V 2008. At the end of the trial period, he used the option on the system menu to uninstall it. Mysteriously, at that point, … Continue reading

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DVR’s Are Better Than Reality

I had an interesting mental inversion the other day. My son took me to the go-kart races Sunday afternoon, just for fun. It was a beautiful day, and the races went on for hours. Not as much fun as motorcycles, … Continue reading

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Just Looking at the Polls

I was just looking at the polls over on RealClearPolitics, and it doesn’t look all that great for McCain / Palin at the moment, if the polls can be trusted. You do have to bear in mind that what people … Continue reading

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Somebody Else’s “Why Not to Vote for Obama”

Check this out. Very well done. The Comprehensive Argument Against Barack Obama. -Popgun

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It’s a Battle Between Ideologies

This election constitutes a choice of ideologies. I’m going to outline here the choices as I understand them. Your mileage may vary. The reason this is important is that we’re not just voting on the President; chances are that both … Continue reading

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Obama May Not Be ELIGIBLE to be President

WARNING – THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN DEBUNKED. GO HERE TO SEE DETAILS OF OBAMA’S BIRTH CERTIFICATE. I apologize to all of my readers, as well as the Obama campaign, for the misinformation. I was, simply put, taken in by a … Continue reading

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Debate 3

Oh, I don’t know – I think McCain ‘won’ by a bit. He made some really good points that Obama failed to defend. Obama flat-out lied about his voting record on abortion and allowing living babies to die of neglect … Continue reading

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Joy!

There’s still joy in the world, in spite of all the problems. We’re going to be grandparents again, sometime towards the end of January, and we found out yesterday that the child will be a boy! And, everybody’s healthy. It’s … Continue reading

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Insane Rage

The Democrats have started a meme trying to show the Republicans as full of rage and out of control, based on some anti-Obama shouts at some of McCain’s rallies. McCain has exacerbated this by trying to calm some of it … Continue reading

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Obama’s Security Clearance

How ironic! What with the many questionable associations that Obama has had, it’s unlikely that he could legitimately get a security clearance for the information he will have available if elected? Snort. -Popgun

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McCain’s Finance Credentials

Over at Powerline, there’s an article with complete documentation of John McCain and other Republicans who tried to get legislation enacted in 2006 that probably would have prevented this entire financial fiasco. There’s a copy of the letter there, with … Continue reading

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