Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Second Amendment

What is the purpose of the Second Amendment? It states: “A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the People to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” [1] If you … Continue reading

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US Guns ARE Going to Mexico

I’ve known since the media started making noises about it that straw purchases of guns were not anywhere near the main source of supply of firearms to the Mexican drug cartels. The numbers of weapons we’re talking about is simply … Continue reading

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Crappy Economy

Obama’s economy is doomed to fail, since he is anti-business and pro big government and stimulus. The problem is this: the economy can only truly grow if new wealth is being generated. What Obama and his liberal friends have done … Continue reading

Posted in Fuzzy Thinking, Politics

Who’s Running Against Obama?

I’m beginning to be disturbed by the lack of a strong conservative candidate for POTUS. Nobody seems to be a particularly outstanding candidate. I think that’s why everybody was so intrigued by Trump. At least he made a blip on … Continue reading

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Energy and Gasoline

The Fox News article starts off “President Barack Obama says one answer to high gasoline prices is to spend money developing renewable energy sources.” It also mentions Obama’s knee-jerk reaction to any crisis – “spend money”. OUR money. We wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Barbarians Within

Whatever happened to our sense of common decency? Wonkette posts an extremely distasteful and derogatory article about a child with Down’s Syndrome. I did not read the original article; rather, I read quotes in a several other sources. I am … Continue reading

Posted in Fuzzy Thinking, Philosophy, Politics

Tipping Point

We are seeing the very thing that some attribute, incorrectly, to Thomas Jefferson: “The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.” The obvious implications … Continue reading

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