How the Overton Window has been used to distort political reality

I lost count of how many times I’ve heard that the cause of all or our country’s problems is the fact that we have two parties that are at political extremes, leaving most of us, who are moderates that inhabit political middle, unrepresented.  The proposed solution to this is the formation of a political party … Continue reading How the Overton Window has been used to distort political reality

White Privilege is a White Elephant

All across this country college students are being indoctrinated into believing a philosophy called “white privilege.”  The term seems rather innocuous but the philosophy is not.  This indoctrination has begun to spread down to the high school and grade schoo levell.  Like all race based philosophies, white privilege is a creation of the political left.  … Continue reading White Privilege is a White Elephant

Book Review—The Big Lie by Dinesh D’Souza

The subtitle of this book, Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American left, is the only thing I dislike about this book.  The statement is accurate but incomplete because it is missing the word modern when referring to the American left.  Progressivism in America predated the Nazi party and was more closely influenced by Italian … Continue reading Book Review—The Big Lie by Dinesh D’Souza

It’s Not About the Cake

In Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court, relying on little more than the majority’s “reasoned judgement” that “liberty” as mentioned in the Fourteenth Amendment somehow encompasses the dignity of same-sex couples, created a right to same-sex marriage. As the case was being deliberated, traditional marriage supporters, including me, were concerned that creating such a right … Continue reading It’s Not About the Cake

Apparently Berkeley Police are allowed to enforce the law if ANTIFA Thugs are in danger

Rock: You are the survivors. The others have run off. It would seem that evil retreats when forcibly confronted. Star Trek: The Savage Curtain 1969 On April 19th in response to the Battle of Berkeley I asked this question: So it’s time for administrators to decide, are they going to continue to sit back watch … Continue reading Apparently Berkeley Police are allowed to enforce the law if ANTIFA Thugs are in danger

Work/Life Balance Requires Working

A while back I was the training department head, called the "N7" in department head speak.  One of the divisions I owned was indoc, which has new people at our command before they go to their jobs.  Indoc gives new Sailors a place to work while they get their stuff moved in, find a place … Continue reading Work/Life Balance Requires Working

What Pence could have said

Vice President Pence speaking at March for Life, from Fox News I watched Vice President Pence's speech at the March for Life. It was...OK. As far as speeches go, it was along the lines of "Blah blah, President Trump loves you. Blah blah, you are making America Great Again." Don't get me wrong, I'm glad … Continue reading What Pence could have said

Which Lee Do we Emulate on Southwest Airlines? Spike or Bobby

I was working into the wee hours of the morning when I saw this at the Huffington Post Southwest Plane Turns Pink Lights On For Women’s March Participants The story said the following Things got lit on a Southwest Airlines plane carrying men and women to the Women’s March on Washington. Two women shared pictures … Continue reading Which Lee Do we Emulate on Southwest Airlines? Spike or Bobby

Democrats and The Big Con

Gondorff: There ain't a fix in the world gonna cool him out if he blows on ya. Hooker: I'll take him anyway. Gondorff: Why? Hooker: 'Cause I don't know enough about killin' to kill him. Paul Newman and Robert Redford in The Sting "Sincerity? I could fake that." Alan Alda as Hawkeye Pierce, M*A*S*H, "Foreign … Continue reading Democrats and The Big Con

Cause and effect: Kellogg’s edition

Hot Dog Vender:Got no opinions Sir, they’re bad for business Inherit the Wind 1960 One of the values of a being either company operating in a niche market, or serving primarily a niche market is that if you have strong political opinions consistent with said niche market you can release them in public secure in … Continue reading Cause and effect: Kellogg’s edition

That open-floor design hates males

Look at any listing for a modern house. I'm willing to bet that two things are present: An open floor plan, meaning that on the base level, one room opens into another. Almost all listings will have multiple pictures of the kitchen and almost no pictures of the garage. That's a nice kitchen...but what about … Continue reading That open-floor design hates males

Sarah Palin’s America is now here

Polls are only good for strippers and cross-country skiers Sarah Palin two days before the election There is one aspect of the Donald Trump victory that is not getting much press. the fact that it is yet another huge win for Sarah Palin over the media and culture. In 2010 I wrote about how Sarah … Continue reading Sarah Palin’s America is now here

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

I guess I have my answer from UC Irvine

On June 21st after hearing about the College Republicans were suspended at the UC Irvine I decided to send When the news that the College Republicans were suspended at the UC Irvine I wrote an email to the two advisers who the College Republicans met with just before the decision was announced.  I include said … Continue reading I guess I have my answer from UC Irvine

Facebook Suspended you? But But DIALOGUE!

You know it's a good thing that conservatives had a Dialogue with the folks at facebook or conservatives might be banned or suspended from facebook like this. I'm banned on @facebook for a month for saying Facebook is censoring conservatives. pic.twitter.com/oKStHdEGNM— Lauren Southern (@Lauren_Southern) May 21, 2016 Do my eyes decieve me or is the … Continue reading Facebook Suspended you? But But DIALOGUE!

I’ll believe Zuckerburg’s guys when they deny it under oath

Prime Minister Jim Hacker:  Well say they were invited earlier but the NATO exercise got in the way now that they're not needed they're going anyway [listens on the phone] Alright nobody knows it's not true, press statements aren't given under oath. Yes Prime Minister A Victory for Democracy 1986 This has been a bad … Continue reading I’ll believe Zuckerburg’s guys when they deny it under oath

Always Look on the Bright Side of Trump: Jeffery Epstein & Long Faces on MSNBC

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

The #unexpectedly Chronicles Boehner picks Trump (& Hillary, Obama & Bernie) over Cruz

Six months ago I bluntly told you that in a Ted Cruz Donald Trump race, Trump was the establishment pick: If Ted Cruz is willing to take on practically his entire caucus as the junior senator against a powerful Senate leader how much more willing will he be willing to do so with the bully … Continue reading The #unexpectedly Chronicles Boehner picks Trump (& Hillary, Obama & Bernie) over Cruz

The Trump Factor in a GOP House Primary election

Your first job is to get re-elected. Sam Rayburn If you looked at the Mainstream media Thursday evening and Friday morning there was a single theme. The Conservative caucus in the house was doomed, they were stuck with John Boehner and that if they force an election for speaker through a motion to "vacate the … Continue reading The Trump Factor in a GOP House Primary election

The Tea Party Message to the Next GOP speaker per the Movie Patton

If you are a member of the GOP caucus looking to become speaker now that John Boehner has resigned. I strongly suggest taking these lines from the Movie Patton to heart: Col commanding: The reason We're pinned down General is because we can't get air support! Gen Patton: The hell with that. Nobody's getting any … Continue reading The Tea Party Message to the Next GOP speaker per the Movie Patton