Libertarian Folly: Why Everybody is a Social-issues Voter

lbrtnsclisusThere is this notion, one we hear more and more, that the Republican Party has to shed the social issues to seize the future. “Social issues are not the business of government!” says thoroughly modern millennial. It’s a seductive cry, one repeated this past Tuesday in an [...]

Duly Noted - Our Normalcy is Abnormal and the Self-Evident is Not Obvious

Duly NotedLiving in an advanced country brings privileges. Since we are used to them, these appear to be self-evident. Think of security and excellent health care. Add the role of laws to protect the citizen even against the state. Add to the benefits a system that, thanks [...]

SHUCKIN & JIVIN FOR THE (LEFTIST) WHITE MEN DONORS:

 Memo to America's Community-Organizer-In ChiefAND THIS CAMPAIGN-FUNDS HUSTLER WAS ALLEGEDLY A HARVARD LAW SCHOOL PROFESSOR?

Straight from the sober folks at the Wall Street Journal, here’s a rational explanation of why Barack Obama often feels compelled to mimic the language of the “bad-asses” of the hood:

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West Virginia Miners Are Latest Victims of the Obama Regime's War on Coal

coalThe ongoing regulatory assault on the coal industry by the President continues. Major coal producer announces plans to lay off 1,100 West Virginia coal miners by mid-October.

Alpha Natural Resources Inc. (ANR) gave notice to coal workers in West Virginia last week that more than 5.5% of [...]

WOW ... TALK ABOUT POLITICALLY-INCORRECT CONJECTURE

CAUTION … NEAR-TREASONOUS THOUGHTS AHEAD:

If you are somehow still a supporter of a separate Palestinian state … or support the far-leftist wing of the Democratic Party (or even America’s community-organizer-in chief, himself) … then please skip the speculative op-ed below:

FRIGHTENING: SEE HOW OBAMA’S TIES TO RADICAL ISLAM & SOCIALISM RUN DEEPER THAN YOU [...]

Is “Christian” the Latest Word to Mean Nothing at All?

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Pope Francis and El Gran Carnicero

Rather than swinging the vote rightward on critical issues, self-styled Christians are increasingly opting for secular utopia.

Does it make sense to practice the Christian faith? Is it right to do so?

These are two distinct questions, and the answers to both, [...]

A SURPRISING PATH TO PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST — TAKE NOTE BARACK & JOHN

 HAMAS SCHOOL IS SO MUCH FUN!HAMAS SCHOOL IS SO MUCH FUN!

A SHOCKING VIDEO CLIP SOURCED FROM SEVERAL MIDDLE-EAST FORUMS ON AUG 4 2014:

GAZA PALESTINIANS HAVE HAD ENOUGH OF THEIR SELFISH & PUBLICITY-HUNGRY HAMAS RULERS

So why won’t the incompetent & dithering fools in [...]

The U.S. is Racist for not Paying for Every Child in the World

afrcnchldrnRegardless of how you feel about fixing the [...]

Paul Krugman, Funny and Scary

plkrgmn3Professor Paul Krugman, in his New York Times blog, says my recent column, about him, is “funny and scary.” Last week’s column here inferred that Prof. Krugman is leaving Princeton in quiet disgrace. It drew pretty wide attention. It also drew over 150 comments. Many commentators merrily [...]

Obama is a Successful President

obmscsflFor people who think that it is obvious that the presidency of Barack Hussein Obama has been an incredible, dismal failure just is not viewing his record of successes from the viewpoint of his minority constituency. Obama has successfully performed the following;

He has established a taxation [...]

Harry Reid Remains Obstinately, Perversely Insistent on Taxing the Internet

intnttxAs we asked last week – who says bipartisanship is dead?

The allegedly “do-nothing” Republican-led House of Representatives has actually done a lot of good stuff – a lot of it bipartisan in nature.

“We’ve put together a helpful list of bipartisan [...]

Why the Left Hates Israel

Sometimes one is left wondering exactly why the political left hates Israel so much. After all, a large number of people who founded the state were on the left, themselves. That is why the Kibbutz settlements were so popular. People voluntarily organized into collectivist communities in some of which private property was not recognized. Additionally, [...]

Law Center Calls for Immediate Impeachment

north american law centerIn my previous column, I lay out exactly why the future of the Republican Party will be determined this November on the single issue of impeachment. In short, congressional Republicans have played dead for six years and unless they take a stand with the [...]

House Report Advises Eliminating IRS Commissioner Job, ACA Management

lslrnrRepublican lawmakers on Tuesday proposed a total revamping of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), accusing the agency of being a political group rather than a nonpartisan government collection agency, according to the House pf Representatives Oversight Committee’s latest report titled, “Making Sure Targeting Never Happens: Getting Politics [...]

Impeachment Debacle Underscores Debasement Of The Constitution

impchobmIn the past several weeks, the pervasive buzz around Washington has been about supposed Republican plans to impeach Barack Obama. Oddly, such talk comes almost entirely from the Democrats. Once again Beltway Republicans are reverting to their standard role of playing exclusively on defense, in hopes that [...]

Finding Joy Amid World’s Chaos

csms“You will hear of wars and rumors of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come.”

– Matthew 24:6

I’m not quite ready, just yet, to put on my “The End is Nigh!” sandwich [...]

On Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler: When Science Wasn’t Politics

ptlmcAstronomy and religion have quite separate tasks, one teaching how the heavens go, the other how to go to heaven.

~Cardinal Barberini to Galileo

Prologue:

Science and scientists weren’t always like they are today—tools of the Leviathan socialist and progressive governments from whom most [...]

Why Liberal Catholics who Support Same-Sex Marriage are Wrong

cthlcsgymrgThe arguments that liberals use for their demand that same-sex marriage should be legally recognized in all states in the country generally espouse three arguments. The first argument is something to the effect of “if two people love one another, they should be allowed get married.” The [...]

Can Baseball’s Hacks Spit-Ball the First Amendment?

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The Left has quietly colonized the retreats that average Americans beat into the “safe zone” of sports. Sometimes its agenda leaks out.

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Duly Noted - We Hide Behind Ethics-For-Show

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“Higher Values” exploited to Justify Convenient Inaction.

 

While growing-up in the happy realm of the Soviet Union’s “outer empire”, one was harangued with the assertion that “western decadence” guarantees “final victory”. That trait was attributed to capitalism, which was condemned to death by its [...]

Roots of the Israel-Gaza Conflict

With the ongoing conflict between Israel and Gaza I decided to re-publish this Open Letter which I wrote during one of the previous Israel/Gaza conflicts. Nothing much changes, it seems. But hopefully this time Israel will deal with the terror-mongers once and for all.

But it seems that John Kerry has either bought into the [...]

How to Help the Mexican People: Fight the Mexican Government

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Mexico’s ruling class is deeply complicit in the current border crisis—as is our own. Until we address “friendly fire”, we cannot win on the front line.

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Public Utility Attempting to Buy Arizona Elections

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APS wants to keep conservative Vernon Parker off the Arizona Corporation Commission.

What’s happening in Arizona right now is sufficient to make every conservative shudder. And I’m not talking about the border crisis. I am talking about the state’s largest regulated utility, Arizona Public Service (APS). [...]

READ IT & WEEP, HAMAS LEADERS:

THE OPINION POLLS ARE IN – GAZA PUBLIC REJECTS HAMAS … WANTS CEASEFIRE

By David Pollock, The Washington Institute, July 15, 2014

A recent, credible poll shows that most Gazans oppose Hamas policies and leaders alike, and favor a ceasefire with Israel.

Today’s headlines are that Hamas has just rejected Egypt’s offer of a ceasefire [...]

On Tacitus and the Tyranny of Monarchy

tctsThe more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.

A shocking crime was committed on the unscrupulous initiative of few individuals, with the blessing of more, and amid the passive acquiescence of all.

~Tacitus

Prologue: Biography

Publius (or Gaius) Cornelius Tacitus (c. AD [...]






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