Will Wonders never Cease!

Tea Party and NAACP Working Together in Chicago? Posted on July 31, 2011 pm by Christopher Santarelli In a series of events involving one man’s personal family tragedy, conservative talk radio and Mcdonald’s, the Tea Party and...

So there have been jobs created

Federal government employment, which accounts for just 13 percent of all government employment. The number of federal workers has increased by 38,000 over the same period -- an increase of 1.4 percent. And if you separate out the U.S. Postal...

Enemy Insurgents/Combatants

I believe that a possible answer to the real problem with illegal immigration is to treat those in gangs as enemy insurgents/combatants. We know they're well armed & well trained because we've armed many to most of them & seen the effect of...

Place of birth is a political issue?

Some insist that the current administrations policy toward Israel balanced and fair.  But a court case that is soon to reach the Supreme Court says volumes. Obama faces additional scrutiny surrounding a battle over Israeli-American passports and...

How's that work again?

Who is serious about dealing with the fiscal difficulties we've gotten ourselves into? The Record so far: The Congress; over 850 days since a budget has been set [Congress is responsible for passing and setting the National Budget]. Democrats...

Another point of view

For those of you who might be in agreement with our President on the intervention in Libya and think the "Responsibility to Protect" policy of the UN is something to subscribe to might want to consider this blog. ...

Two can play the nomination game

Since my liberal friends like to choose and celebrate who will represent the conservative point of view.  I thought I would return the compliment. Here is my nominee for the position of Liberal spokesperson.  She so eloquently presents their points...

Gunwalker: Update.1

Katie Pavlich Obama Talked About "Gun Tracing" in 2009 7/27/2011 Yesterday during testimony on Capitol Hill, we heard Former ATF Special Agent in Charge William Newell admit he was in contact with White House National Security staffer...

Jabberwocky!

Why we have a disconnect when politicians say "budget" and we hear the word.  When we say budget in the real world we start from the point of what is our income or our projected income for the period in question. Then we look at expenditures and...

Where Is Obama's Plan?

Boehner: Where Is Obama's Plan? “Mr. Speaker, there is a huge gulf between Washington, DC and the American people. They are dealing with tough times. They’re struggling to pay their bills. And they look to Washington, they see politicians who can’t...

Janus faced!

Boeing can't move from Washington state to North Carolina but GE can move to Beijing China?? GE moving X-ray business to China July 26, 2011|Bloomberg News General Electric Co.’s health care unit, the world’s biggest maker of...

Gunwalker: Update

Obama DOJ Gave Cartel Enough Guns to Arm a Marine Regiment “These guns went to ruthless criminals,” Carlos Canino, ATF Acting Attaché to Mexico said in testimony on Capitol Hill Tuesday regarding the scandal-plagued Operation Fast and Furious....

The American Dream...

The late, great comedic genius George Carlin tells it like it is in my personal favorite of his rants. A fitting eulogy for our dead republic. Who says you can't laugh at a funeral?

Fool us once!

We hear that the right is intransigent and won't discuss raising taxes.  Well this comes under "fool me once shame on you, fool me twice shame on me".  What do you think it would be if we allowed you to do it over and over again?  Well, currently the...

The world's Smallest Political Quiz

Depending on the exact question involved I tend to fluctuate from an Economic Score of 60-80 & a Personal Score of 60-80 on this quiz. It's hosted by a Libertarian group so I know it's slanted towards Libertarianism & that leaves with only...

Chess, Politics, Stimulus money & Tax cuts

I began playing the great game when I was 7 or 8, a friend of my aunt's taught me to play. Chess is an amazing game because it teaches so much about logic, human nature & even history. There's a reason that kings played this game & a reason...

Just wondering........

Osama Bin Laden is dead. Saddam Hussein is dead. The American economy has the once mighty dollar teetering oin the brink of being virtually worthless.... ...so WTF are there still American military personnel in foreign lands, which YOU, the 'great'...

Threats to Medicare

Let's see there has a lot of squacking and screaming about this one and that one is out to kill Medicare and kick the poor and needy out of medical care.  Let me point out that almost all the states have "Samaritan" laws where hospitals can not turn...

The Grand Question!

The following is the closing two paragraphs from an op-ed I read today.  It poses the question will we again take unto our selves the responsibility that we have sloughed off on others. "The American experiment asks a brilliant, daring question:...