Monthly Archives: July 2010

The Over-riding Importance of Politics

One thing I have learned from the Obama administration, and that is this: Politics is IMPORTANT. We hire a bunch of people to run things for us because we are too busy to give it our direct attention most of … Continue reading

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Liberal Tilt

I was watching a Democratic strategist on the news last night; she was proclaiming that the GOP is now controlled by the Tea Party. That’s their new party line. Why are they promoting this idea? Some observations: First the liberals … Continue reading

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Interesting News About the Oil Spill

Here is some interesting new information about the gulf oil spill. It seems that the uncoordinated attempts by the coast guard and others to put out the fire may have contributed or even caused the sinking of the platform, which … Continue reading

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Liberal Violence vs Conservative Violence

Boy, Ann Coulter really nailed it on this one. Every single thing she said in this article is true! Liberals consistently try to portray conservatives as being guilty of racism, violence, and all sorts of other bad behavior. As Ann … Continue reading

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Regarding Immigration Law

Do you remember back in the days when we had government that respected the rule of law? The rule of law is based on the concept that there is one body of law, and it applies equally to you, to … Continue reading

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Fundamental Flaw

There is a fundamental flaw in the idea that the government can use carbon-emission taxes (cap & trade) to artificially raise the price of energy to the point that electric cars and other ‘green’ technologies become economically viable. Here is … Continue reading

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Manipulation on a Scary Scale

By now you may have heard of the Journolist issue. 1, 2. This was a news group wherein a large number of liberal news media, including many big names from the main stream media, loosely coordinated efforts to control the … Continue reading

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Beware of Strong Drink…

“Beware of Strong Drink – it can make you shoot at tax collectors – and miss!” I am certain this is a quote from one of Robert A. Heinlein’s characters, probably Lazarus Long of “Time Enough for Love”. For some … Continue reading

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Morgan Freeman Solves the Race Problem

I don’t necessarily agree with everything Morgan Freeman says, but he is spot on with this one: Morgan Freeman Solves the Race Problem Thanks to John Lott for bringing this to my attention. Now, if we can only get rid … Continue reading

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Obama’s Keynesian Economics

Obama and the Democrats have attempted to save the economy by the application of Keynesian economics, apparently an article of faith among liberals, and part of their drive to redistribute wealth (i.e. steal from those that have wealth). There are … Continue reading

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Freedom of Information?

Obama’s administration has apparently been filtering what information was made available under the Freedom of Information Act according to political considerations. According to the article, they even did some sort of investigation on those who made FOIA requests. That’s bad … Continue reading

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Obama, Lies, and Unemployment Benefits

Obama is pushing for a big unemployment benefit extension bill, claiming that Republicans are blocking it. Given the number of people that need these benefits, this is a pretty hefty thing to say. In reality, the Republicans are all for … Continue reading

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Dogs are Expensive

I know, I love my dog. But I think that even if I were POTUS, I would have the self restraint to not spend taxpayer dollars to have my dog flown on a private jet to my vacation spot in … Continue reading

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We, and Us

I just watched part of Obama’s speech about BP’s success in capping the gusher on the floor of the Gulf of Mexico. I noticed, as he spoke about it, he kept using the words ‘we’ and ‘us’, as if his … Continue reading

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NAACP Accuses Tea Party of Racism

The NAACP, an organization composed mostly of blacks, and dedicated specifically to the benefit of blacks, is calling the Tea Party racist. That’s rich, that is. The Tea Party has no racial agenda. The NAACP, by definition, is itself racist. … Continue reading

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This Ain’t Rocket Science.

Thanks to Bayou Renaissance Man for pointing me to this: 50 Statistics About the U.S. Economy That Are Too Crazy to Believe. Go read the article – it is scary. The U.S. economy really is in shambles, much worse than … Continue reading

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Hope and Change is Risky!

Do Keynesian economics work? I don’t think so, at least not if you place a high priority on keeping people employed. Read this article. It compares the U.S. employment figures with Canada’s – and Canada rode out the downturn without … Continue reading

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Disappointed

I recently visited a liberal blog I had become aware of, and I made a couple of posts. Sorry – no link – I see no need to send any traffic over there. In any case, I posted, politely, what … Continue reading

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Justice in the Obama Administration

Hot Air has an article that precisely outlines justice under the Obama Administration. Watch the video about one of the Black Panthers that was intimidating voters in 2008. That’s who Eric Holder and Obama let off the hook. Worth watching. … Continue reading

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Now, This is Sad…

Charles Bolden, NASA administrator, said: “When I became the NASA administrator — or before I became the NASA administrator — he (Obama) charged me with three things. One was he wanted me to help re-inspire children to want to get … Continue reading

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