Twin City Tea Party Straw Vote Tonight/Update Cain leads Zogby!

Tonight at The Twin City Tea Party there was a straw poll of the attendees. Here are the Results: President: 1st Herman Cain 33.3% 2nd Mitt Romney 30.3% 3rd Rick Santorum 18.2% VP 1st Herman Cain 27.3% 2nd Newt Gingrich 21.2% 3rd Rick Santorum 15.2% Note no ballot had the same person for Prez & … Continue reading Twin City Tea Party Straw Vote Tonight/Update Cain leads Zogby!

“When you build a factory….”

Last week, Elizabeth Warren infamously described the collectivist mentality: WARREN: I hear all this, "You know, well, this is class warfare. This is whatever." No! There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own. Nobody! You built a factory out there? Good for you! But I want to be clear: You moved … Continue reading “When you build a factory….”

Defective Masts, HMS Guerriere, Morning Joe and conventional wisdom

In the age of fighting sail it was not uncommon for captains of rival navies to know or befriend each other as Captain Issac Hull of the USS Constitution and Captain James Dacres of the HMS Guerriere did. Before the war of 1812 Hull had Dacres on the Constitution as a guest. Dacres, who had; … Continue reading Defective Masts, HMS Guerriere, Morning Joe and conventional wisdom

Barack Obama “Christianist!”

SHHH don't tell Andrew Sullivan: President Obama made an appeal to the religious faith of black voters at a Congressional Black Caucus rally, likening Biblical prophets who had faith in God -- and so refused to worship an idol -- to the black voters who "keep the faith" by supporting him and his policies - … Continue reading Barack Obama “Christianist!”