Tag Archives: Fuzzy Thinking

Incompetence From the Top

Back in March 2009, Obama issued orders to General McChrystal to “defeat the Taliban and secure the population“. 1, 2, 3 And Obama then apparently forgot about it. The administration had apparently forgotten the content of these orders until a … Continue reading

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‘Tolerance’ and Other Buzz Words

It’s interesting to me how so many liberals accuse non-liberals of a lack of tolerance. Thereby showing that they themselves have none. I do realize that this is a broad brush; it’s possible that not all liberals are like that. … Continue reading

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Thinking About ‘Profiling’

In current usage, ‘Profiling’ is the idea that the police (or anyone, really) uses race (or religion, or other non-legal criteria) as a basis for indicating whether someone is potentially guilty of a crime of some sort. That’s not the … Continue reading

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Misinformation

The Obama administration’s talking heads (including Obama) frequently claim their opposition is spreading ‘misinformation’. Methinks that is like the pot calling the kettle black. These days, finding the truth requires research. You sure as heck won’t find it by listening … Continue reading

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Gold!

I keep seeing ads on TV by companies that want you to “invest in” i.e. buy gold. Okay – I know I’m probably missing something here. If gold is such a great investment, and if this company has all this … Continue reading

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Predictions I Made a Year Ago

About a year ago, 10/23/2008, I made a number of predictions about how it would go if Obama was elected. I thought this would be a good time to revisit them, and see how I did. The predictions I made … Continue reading

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Health Insurance Profits

Obama, Pelosi and Reid are painting the insurance companies as greedy pirates, making obscene profits. The facts seem to indicate that, in reality, health insurance margins (profit) is somewhere between 2% and 6%. Not only is this not piracy, but … Continue reading

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