By John Ruberry I hate to interrupt your day by veering away from such issues, well, issues to some, such as the Donald Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russia or that nation's reputed hacking of the 2016 presidential election, but there is something more important that the mainstream media is only nibbling at the edges … Continue reading The Great American Pension Swindle
By John Ruberry "So you'll be paying yourself to build a railroad with government subsidies." Sen. Jordan Crane to Thomas "Doc" Durant. "These are exciting times. You and I are opening the way for the greatest nation the world has ever seen." Major Augustus Bendix to Cullen Bohannon. "See him driving those golden nails that hold together … Continue reading Series review: Hell on Wheels
Taken aback, Longstreet at last saw what the trouble was. Bragg was miffed because his design for herding the blue coats into McLemore's Cove had gone astray...In other words, if he could not win in just the way he wanted, he did not care about winning at all, or anyhow he wanted no personal share … Continue reading MSM in retreat, Braxton Braggs of the Right hardest hit
By John Ruberry I haven't read all of the thousands of John Podesta emails hacked by Wikileaks--has anyone yet?--but what I have read they betray a Democratic Party obsessed with two things: Money and power. Liberal writer Thomas Frank, in his second great (gasp!) Guardian column in less than a week, accurately portrays the modern Democratic Party: … Continue reading The party of “the little guy” is the GOP
By John Ruberry "I'm not an actor, I'm a movie star!" Peter O'Toole's Alan Swann character in My Favorite Year. A couple of writers I usually agree with, the Chicago Tribune's John Kass and Breitbart's Joel Pollak, the latter unsuccessfully ran for Congress six years ago in the Illinois district where I live, are predicting … Continue reading Why Trump will win Monday’s debate
I love that Question. What a good guy. Who are you? Donald Trump to DaTechGuy Aug 19th 2016 Part of an occasional election series on the things Trump does that conservatives should celebrate: Apparently Donald Trump held a press conference while I was asleep and it was everything a conservative could dream of: “I”m going … Continue reading Always look on the Bright Side of Trump: Media Mea Culpa
the latest in our series of posts noting the bright side of Donald Trump's nomination for president for unhappy conservatives. Today's piece comes from the Morning Joe via the Washington Free Beacon: MSNBC’s Morning Joe panel had a lengthy discussion Monday about the “uncomfortable” facts of Bill Clinton’s relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, the known pedophile … Continue reading Always Look on the Bright Side of Trump: Jeffery Epstein & Long Faces on MSNBC
♫ When you're chewing on life's gristle Don't grumble, give a whistle And this'll help things turn out for the best... And... ...always look on the bright side of life... (Whistle) Always look on the light side of life... ♫ Monty Python Life of Brian 1979 In keeping with the optimistic "Always look at the … Continue reading Always Look on the Bright Side of Trump: Who’s your Boss George?