Monthly Archives: June 2011

Failed Policies

I keep seeing Democratic talking heads regurgitating their talking points about Republicans and conservatives wanting to return to what they call the “failed policies of the past”. No, I don’t want to return to the “failed policies of the past”. … Continue reading

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Lazarus Long on Poverty

Robert A. Heinlein’s character Lazarus Long stated in his notebooks: Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances which permit this norm to be exceeded — here and there, now and then — are the work of an … Continue reading

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Lazarus Long on Environmentalists

Robert A. Heinlein’s character Lazarus Long stated in his notebooks: There are hidden contradictions in the minds of people who “love Nature” while deploring the “artificialities” with which “Man has spoiled ‘Nature.’” The obvious contradiction lies in their choice of … Continue reading

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The Romney Wiggle

RomneyCare; believes in manmade global warming; not pro-life. I’ll vote for Romney if he wins the primaries, just because he’s not Obama; but I’d really rather one of the other candidates win that spot. That’s three major issues on which … Continue reading

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Democrats Own the Economy

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democratic National Committee chairwoman said that Democrats “own the economy“. Yes; yes, you do. Glad you finally admitted it. -Popgun

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Palin Derangement Syndrome

The recent release of Sarah Palin’s emails to the public; the massive media effort to analyze them, looking for dirt; and their abject failure to find any, reveals the depravity of the mainstream media. At every turn, they find that … Continue reading

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10,000 Engineers

Obama claims he’s going to introduce a program to train 10,000 engineers per year. That’s just a peachy idea, but: 1) Who’s going to pay for it? 2) Who’s going to hire them? Looks to me like we’ll have a … Continue reading

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