Monthly Archives: January 2012

Random Quotes of the Day

Wandering around the net, I snagged a few quotes I happen to like. Many of them are gun-related, but I like the philosophy presented by all of them: ‘‘Four out of five politicians surveyed prefer unarmed, ignorant peasants.’’ — Unknown … Continue reading

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Who Gets to Decide?

The government already believes they can decide how much they can tax us. Now the far left Democrats want to decide how much profit is “reasonable” for a business (and by extension, you) to make. (Thanks to Roberta X for … Continue reading

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Whoops!

I’m working on one, but it isn’t ready yet! I had a SOPA / PIPA moment, and couldn’t bring up any original content…. -Popgun

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No Government Censorship!

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Ideologues!

This posting continues my thoughts from my previous post on politicians. These are my opinions – YMMV. Ideologues are a real risk to our political system. My dictionary defines an ideologue as: ideologue |ˈīdēəˌlôg, -ˌläg, ˈidēə-| noun an adherent of … Continue reading

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Politicians!

This posting is purely my opinion. YMMV. Our government is based on the idea that our elected officials do the will of the people. They are theoretically supposed to get their “direction” by listening to those whom they represent. In … Continue reading

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Environmental Changes

Now, scientists are saying that extra carbon emissions in the atmosphere may be delaying the advent of an ice age. This, in the context of the religious movement “global warming”, is pretty interesting. I think that is funny as heck, … Continue reading

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Obama Stomps on the Constitution – Again

Now, this is downright frightening. Link to Wikipedia article about the “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012”, which Obama signed into law December 31, 2011 – a date probably chosen to draw the minimum amount of interest in … Continue reading

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King Obama

What do you call a President who no longer governs with respect for the law or the Constitution which mandates his powers? Obama has abandoned or bypassed the entire concept of “checks and balances” inherent in the “separation of powers”; … Continue reading

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Democrats Abuse the System

In Indiana, the Democrats have run and hidden themselves out of state to prevent a quorum, and thus shut down that state’s House. The Democrats have done this in various places. it’s happened in Texas, and it’s happened in Wisconsin, … Continue reading

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CHL Statistics for Texas

John Lott posted that there were 461,724 concealed handgun licensees in Texas in 2010. Over here, I found out that the population of Texas was 25,145,561 in 2010. From the same site I see that 27.3% of them are under … Continue reading

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Obama’s Strategy

They are saying that Obama intends to push the idea that Congress is the problem, rather than himself. That is the strategy that he is using in the 2012 campaign, first against Congress, then against whoever the Republican candidate will … Continue reading

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