How far Barack Obama has fallen in one image

Who would have thought that a sane person could see this image and have to think about the answer to that question? **************************** It's money and I'm scrambling to finish things before leaving tonight DC and the Exempt America from Obamacare Rally While I didn't manage 10% of last Sunday we did manage 10% of … Continue reading How far Barack Obama has fallen in one image

The Carter Years continue to repeat themselves

Was it just 33 years ago that we saw things like this Syrian government supporters smashed windows at the U.S. Embassy in Damascus on Monday, raised a Syrian flag and scrawled graffiti calling the American ambassador a "dog" in anger over the envoy's visit last week to an opposition stronghold, witnesses said. At HotAir Ed … Continue reading The Carter Years continue to repeat themselves

The Jimmy Carter is strong in this one

Way to go Mr. President not only are you fumbling the ball but you actually have managed to make Mubarek a "hero" for staying. Nothing raises the profile of an Arab leader more than poking an US president in the eye. Of course James Clapper actually saying that the Muslim Brotherhood is "largely secular" was … Continue reading The Jimmy Carter is strong in this one

Will this be the ultimate Arthur/Carter Moment?

We haven't had the Arthur Carter Watch for quite a while but this is the ultimate Arthur Carter Moment. You might recall Jimmy Carter and the transformation of Iran from a stable US ally to an Islamic state that has been the source trouble worldwide for decades. Now in Egypt we have lets face it … Continue reading Will this be the ultimate Arthur/Carter Moment?

Newsbusters reads Matthews wrong, Matthews reads Palin wrong

I saw the clip today on Morning Joe where Chris Matthews declares that Palin will win the nomination in 2012 if she runs, Newsbusters was surprised: An unexpected prediction, and an even more surprising admission from Chris Matthews this morning . . . Appearing on Morning Joe, the Hardball host predicted that Sarah Palin would … Continue reading Newsbusters reads Matthews wrong, Matthews reads Palin wrong

Chris Matthews just nailed it!

One of the mistakes of the Obama administration was the "I'm in charge" mode on this, taking ownership on the BP stuff early. Now he owns a mess. Matthews just compared it to the Iranian Hostage Crisis in terms of political cost. That is exactly right and depending on the long term effects of this … Continue reading Chris Matthews just nailed it!

Arthur Carter Watch: And a point in the other direction

Well after hitting the president for his decision on Missiles for a good chunk of the day comes a big win for the country Law enforcement officials in New York have questioned at least 12 men about their connections to Zazi, who arrived in New York after a 1,777 mile drive from Denver. His trip … Continue reading Arthur Carter Watch: And a point in the other direction

Arthur Carter Watch YOU FOOL!

After a pretty good week the president is off the wagon: The Obama administration will scrap the controversial missile defense shield program in Eastern Europe, a senior administration official confirmed to CNN Thursday. I'd keep an eye on Sarah Palin's facebook page, this one is a fat pitch over the plate. Lets cut to the … Continue reading Arthur Carter Watch YOU FOOL!

Arthur Carter Watch update

Since I brought it up lets update the Arthur/Carter watch. In terms of the country his actions on Iran, Chavez, North Korea and Honduras are all worth Carter points, that gives him 14. His actions this week on Afghanistan, Cuba , the Somalia Strike and the Patriot Act are definitely Arthur moments. That brings his … Continue reading Arthur Carter Watch update

Jimmy Carter the gift that keeps on giving

When I saw Barak Obama he he reminded me of Jimmy Carter the first week the blog was open I quoted myself concerning what I thought: You sometimes get a rookie pitcher with a winning season but usually not. I’m hoping for Chester Arthur but I’m expecting Jimmy Carter. so much I started the Arthur/Carter … Continue reading Jimmy Carter the gift that keeps on giving

Iran and the clarity of reality

One of my favorite lines in The Screwtape letters is letter 13 and it concerns reality: The characteristic of Pains and Pleasures is that they are unmistakably real, and therefore, as far as they go, give the man who feels them a touchstone of reality. Thus if you had been trying to damn your man … Continue reading Iran and the clarity of reality

The Obama touch: Clever as a fox?

You know I seem to be noticing something. I could be totally wrong about this and I would like any of my readers on the right and left to tell me why I'm wrong or right on this but I seem to noticing a pattern on the president at least in foreign affairs. In terms … Continue reading The Obama touch: Clever as a fox?

Arthur Carter watch: I’m so confused

Every time I think the Arthur/Carter Watch isn't worth having something comes to throw me a curve. A whole lot of people look at the president and see Jimmy Carter. Looking at his Latin America trip you just want to give him 10 Carter points and be done with it. Combining that with the release … Continue reading Arthur Carter watch: I’m so confused

Arthur Carter Watch Sans Arthur Pirate edition UPDATE Arthur Returns!

It's not possible to have a proper Arthur Carter watch when you can actually watch the president be Carter in this pirate episode. I woke up on the couch (fell asleep during the ten commandments) and actually saw someone saying we can't stop this until we address root causes. I had to shut the TV … Continue reading Arthur Carter Watch Sans Arthur Pirate edition UPDATE Arthur Returns!

Arthur Carter Watch: Obama on a Roll!

Looks like the president decided he wanted to score some serious points: White House aides told Jewish leaders on a conference call today that the United States will boycott the United Nations' World Conference on Racism over hostility to Israel in draft documents prepared for the April conference. The aides, including an adviser to U.N. … Continue reading Arthur Carter Watch: Obama on a Roll!