Trump vs Clinton perfectly illustrated by a microphone

Took the wife to breakfast this morning after church and work and tried to sleep with no luck but eventually crashed in the afternoon and woke up to find that Donald Trump complaints about his microphone during the debate, that everyone derided him for making, were valid: On Friday afternoon, the Commission on Presidential Debates … Continue reading Trump vs Clinton perfectly illustrated by a microphone

Legislative Time Travel

"I only know this is wrong." - Guinan Star Trek: The Next Generation "Yesterday's Enterprise" I'm a sucker for time-travel stories. Whether it's Harry Potter, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Back to the Future, Stephen King's 11/22/63 or anything else, a good story about the hero traveling back in time and affecting (or restoring) "the … Continue reading Legislative Time Travel

Trump in Bedford NH Quick Thoughts

This afternoon I was in Bedford NH to cover the first Donald Trump event in NH since the Debates. Because I got back to Fitchburg fairly late and have to work tonight for 10:30 the full story and the video will have to wait for tomorrow but here are some quick impressions. Trump's stump speech … Continue reading Trump in Bedford NH Quick Thoughts

Government should Defend our Flank and Let Us Make Things Happen

When my thoughts first turned to this article, I imagined taking a case-by-case, issue-by-issue approach to demonstrate that government's role when seen through a Constitutional lens is to empower us rather than to limit us. This was going to highlight through an evidentiary process how this nation can survive and thrive when government gets out of the … Continue reading Government should Defend our Flank and Let Us Make Things Happen

11 Quick Thoughts

Some days you just have nothing so here are a few quick one sentence thoughts The NFL will continue to accommodate SJW vs their customer base as long as they are more afraid of the former than the latter. Can someone explain to me how one can believe that a person who successfully does business … Continue reading 11 Quick Thoughts

A Lesson in Faith and Racial Healing

Faith in God. Faith in the community. Faith in the system. That is why Tulsa, Oklahoma, didn't devolve into race riots after the shooting of a black man by a white police officer. Many residents took to the pews, while other cities, facing similar issues, took to the streets with looting and riots. Tulsa, often called … Continue reading A Lesson in Faith and Racial Healing

Hyde Amendment turns 40, much to Clinton’s annoyance

Not long after Roe v. Wade federalized abortion policy, Members of Congress led by Henry Hyde moved to prevent federal funds from being used for abortions. The Hyde Amendment was finally added to the Medicaid program as a rider to the Health and Human Services budget on September 30, 1976. The rider has been added in … Continue reading Hyde Amendment turns 40, much to Clinton’s annoyance

Dexter Manley, Trayvon Martin Charter Schools and Goals

Jean Claude: My salary is X, my expenses are Y. As long as my family is provided for... ...I do not care where the difference comes from. That is my entire involvement. Taken 2008 For NFL fans the name Dexter Manley brings to mind an 11 year career that included two Superbowl championships with the … Continue reading Dexter Manley, Trayvon Martin Charter Schools and Goals

Just Deserts

by baldilocks I did not watch last night’s debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. For the record, I didn’t watch Monday Night Football either; I had a third option.  The specifics of my option do not matter, but that I had more than two options with respect to how I chose to occupy my … Continue reading Just Deserts

Debating the Debate

For all of the true debaters out there, let’s face it: this was not an actual debate. The American Debate Association describes how a debate is supposed to work. The debate focuses on a statement, such as "The United States needs a new tax system to create jobs." For example, Donald Trump gets first crack … Continue reading Debating the Debate

Another Debate “Win” or two like that for Hillary & she’s finished

I wish we could sell them another hill at the same price Gen Nathanael Greene on the British "victory" at Bunker Hill As predicted yesterday the MSM in cheering Hillary Clinton in unison as the winner of yesterday's debate, and if this was a college debate scored by instructors you might be able to make … Continue reading Another Debate “Win” or two like that for Hillary & she’s finished

The BLM Charlotte DaTechGuy Employment Plan

As you may or may not know I have a "day" job (actually an overnight job) that I was forced to pick up when DaTipJar started falling in a bad economy. I've been there since last November other than a brief 3 week period that I was laid off. A large amount of our work … Continue reading The BLM Charlotte DaTechGuy Employment Plan

Clinton vs Trump Debate The Battle of the Caricatures

I'm not going to get a chance to see the entire debate tonight because of work but here is what things are going to come down to one thing: Will the caricatures of the two candidates be confirmed or refuted. 1. Trump: Is he crazy, is he presidential? These two questions are what the American … Continue reading Clinton vs Trump Debate The Battle of the Caricatures

Report From Louisiana: The Jackson Square Protest

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT  -- There were protests in New Orleans Saturday, as promised, at Jackson Square and at other Confederate monument sites in the city.  The stated goal of these protests, organized by Take ‘Em Down NOLA and BLM, was to bring the monuments down with ropes, if necessary. They did not succeed. All … Continue reading Report From Louisiana: The Jackson Square Protest

Johnny Appleseed DaTechGuy Interviews Frank Ardinger for State Rep & Gwen of Leominster GOP committee

While I was volunteering for WQPH at the Johnny Appleseed Festival in Leominster MA I did several interviews for the station but there were also some political people worth getting on camera which of course could not be associated with the station. So I left the WQPH booth and went out into the festival where … Continue reading Johnny Appleseed DaTechGuy Interviews Frank Ardinger for State Rep & Gwen of Leominster GOP committee