A Day Covering Ted Cruz Stop Two House Party Mt. Vernon NH

The second in an occasional series where I cover a single Presidential Candidate at multiple event in a day. My coverage of the WRKO event is here & my Bill O'Brien interview is here (My day of coverage of Ben Carson from mid May is here and here). After getting the invite to the O'Brien House … Continue reading A Day Covering Ted Cruz Stop Two House Party Mt. Vernon NH

Illinois’ now cancelled Hastert statue plans reveal spending addiction

By John Ruberry On Thursday a federal grand jury indicted former House Speaker Dennis Hastert for breaking banking laws and lying to FBI agents. Prior to his entry into politics, Hastert was a teacher and a state champion wrestling coach at Yorkville High School 50 miles southwest of Chicago. The charges are rooted in a … Continue reading Illinois’ now cancelled Hastert statue plans reveal spending addiction

A Day Covering Ted Cruz Stop one WRKO event Hooksett NH

The second in an occasional series where I cover a single Presidential Candidate at multiple event in a day.  (My day of coverage of Ben Carson from mid May is here and here). Saturday May 30th I spent the day covering Ted Cruz this is what I saw. My first stop was at the WRKO town … Continue reading A Day Covering Ted Cruz Stop one WRKO event Hooksett NH

Ted Cruz Gets Fmr NH Speaker Bill O’Brien Behind Him

I have a lot of Ted Cruz video going up from his three events on May 30th  (4 if you count the brief stop at Dunkin Donuts on the way to Speaker O'Brien's house) but the most important video is not an interview or  Q & A with the Senator it's this interview with Former … Continue reading Ted Cruz Gets Fmr NH Speaker Bill O’Brien Behind Him

Upon further review, 1st-quarter GDP collapsed…again

By Steve Eggleston Last month, the Bureau of Economic Analysis estimated that real GDP in the first quarter of 2015 increased by an annualized 0.2%. In the second of three regular looks, which incorporated most of the economic data from March, and to a lesser extent February, that wasn't available last month, the BEA revised … Continue reading Upon further review, 1st-quarter GDP collapsed…again

Pope Again Defies the MSM Template on Israel

The MSM has been spinning Pope Francis from almost the moment he was elected. I wonder how they'll spin this: In comments made to veteran Portuguese-Israeli journalist Henrique Cymerman Thursday, Francis was quoted as saying that “anyone who does not recognize the Jewish people and the State of Israel — and their right to exist … Continue reading Pope Again Defies the MSM Template on Israel

Some Random Thoughts On The Current Scene – 05.29.2015 –

Does Time Fly? When I was younger, I told my Dad, that I arrived at the point that I could think through events of 5 to 10 years ago with increasing clarity.  My Dad replied that this is a good thing.  He went on to exclaim that when he reflects on events that he looks … Continue reading Some Random Thoughts On The Current Scene – 05.29.2015 –

Masplaining and the shrinking violets

The following is a rant. You've been warned. Back in the olden days, you had Helen Reddy singing "I Am Woman, hear me roar. . . I am strong, I am invincible." Years later, Demi More shaved her head and did one-arm push-ups as G.I. Jane, who, if memory serves, saved Viggo Mortensen's cute butt … Continue reading Masplaining and the shrinking violets

Why I Oppose today’s Protest in Phoenix at the Islamic Community Center

Given my rather loud protestations in defense of Pam Geller's event in Texas and my excoriation of the DC Metro over their first amendment retreat at this site it would be  a logical assumption that an event like this: On Friday, May 29, 2015, a group of bikers in Arizona plan to host an anti-Islam … Continue reading Why I Oppose today’s Protest in Phoenix at the Islamic Community Center

The War Doctor & Election 2016 Part one Moffat’s Dilemma

One of the real high points of the Excellent 50th Anniversary episode of Doctor Who The Day of the Doctor was the performance of veteran actor John Hurt playing the previously unknown incarnation of the Doctor known as the War Doctor. The excellent story combined with him memorable performance captivated fans. The Introduction of an … Continue reading The War Doctor & Election 2016 Part one Moffat’s Dilemma

DC Metro Decision Declares Muslims Violent Barbarians

What else can one conclude after reading this story: The Washington, D.C., transit system banned all “issue-oriented” advertisements from Metro stations and buses on Thursday, after receiving a request to run ads showing the Prophet Muhammad. The Metro board agreed to a motion from Chairman Mort Downey to ban political, religious and other issue ads … Continue reading DC Metro Decision Declares Muslims Violent Barbarians

This is the Media That Will Cover Election 2016

In the university this is absolutely true there are lots of example of guys who have done contradictory research and suddenly find they can't get a grant anymore because they are not saying the political correct thing. Dr. Larry Schweikart March 28th 2015 A while back I interviewed Dr. Larry Schweikart who gave a speech … Continue reading This is the Media That Will Cover Election 2016

Hillary Made $225K Off Jeb Bush Tied Ed Group

By A.P. Dillon Well, it would appear that an education outfit threw over $225k to Hillary Clinton for a speaking engagement back in March, 2014. Hillary Clinton Paid $225k by Jeb Bush's Education Company for speaking engagement https://t.co/LhU3LrBcmB #NoJeb #NoHillary — A.P. Dillon - LL1885 (@LadyLiberty1885) May 26, 2015 The article is short, go read it. … Continue reading Hillary Made $225K Off Jeb Bush Tied Ed Group

What the MSM will notice this in Amnesty International Report on Gaza

Every now and then Amnesty International notices the things that some of us have been highlighting for a while: A leading international watchdog on Wednesday accused the militant Hamas group of abducting, torturing and killing Palestinians during the war in the Gaza Strip last year, saying some of the actions amount to war crimes. Amnesty … Continue reading What the MSM will notice this in Amnesty International Report on Gaza

How to Spot Different Types of Presidential Candidates from Quite a Long Way Away: #2 The Stalking Horse

The second in a series you can read about the Fee Booster aka the Resume Enhancer here. So now we continue: How to spot different types of candidates from quite a long way away   #2  The Stalking Horse aka The Attack Dog Distinguishing Characteristics  1.  An active high profile political career 2.  Positions nearly … Continue reading How to Spot Different Types of Presidential Candidates from Quite a Long Way Away: #2 The Stalking Horse