Barack Obama: Jefferson Davis without the Honesty

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. Abraham Lincoln You know after hearing about his latest move while I was out today all I could think of is this: This country hasn't had a president more invested in the defeat … Continue reading Barack Obama: Jefferson Davis without the Honesty

The Impossible Contingencies of Barack Obama

If he can win the war on terror and turn the economy around he’ll be a winner in my book. DaTechGuy on Barack Obama January 20th 2009 Seldom, if ever, in the history of the world has a prince been more enthusiastically acclaimed on his -accession or had an easier task offered him of gratifying … Continue reading The Impossible Contingencies of Barack Obama

It only took Obama 5 years…

...To turn a cold war victory that it took half a dozen presidents from Harry Truman to George Bush 41 to win into defeat. The question isn't if Putin is going to keep the Crimea that's already been established, the question is: Will there be an independent country called "Ukraine" anymore or if it does … Continue reading It only took Obama 5 years…

The Obamacare Jiza on the Catholic Church

Many years ago I remember watching a mini-series that is largely forgotten on Peter the Great with Maximilian Schell in the title role. There was a key scene in the third episode that always stuck with me. Peter was looking for funds to build a fleet and expand his army and decided he would tax … Continue reading The Obamacare Jiza on the Catholic Church

If You Start from the Idea They All Marxists: We must obey God rather than Man Edition

"I expect to die in bed, my successor will die in prison and his successor will die a martyr in the public square. His successor will pick up the shards of a ruined society and slowly help rebuild civilization, as the church has done so often in human history." Cardinal Francis George Apparently Cardinal George's … Continue reading If You Start from the Idea They All Marxists: We must obey God rather than Man Edition

Mission Accomplished Barack Obama

Right now America is humiliated before Russia, Broke with deficits as far as the eye can see, stuck with a healthcare law designed to destroy business, with it’s reputation in the world and before it’s allies diminished to such a degree that it will be years before it is trusted again. Bill Ayers must be … Continue reading Mission Accomplished Barack Obama

If you start from the idea …Filner Supporter Edition

I was scanning Robert Stacy McCain Live at 5 list when a story jumped out at me. San Diego Mayor Filner In Mediation With City Amid Recall Efforts Well not so much the story as the sentence below the headline. San Diego Mayor Filner In Mediation With City Amid Recall EffortsFilner supporters hold rally yesterday … Continue reading If you start from the idea …Filner Supporter Edition

Chicago Values and the NSA

The entire debate about the NSA PRISM program comes down to these two different views from two people I respect: Robert Stacy McCain while the NSA’s access to phone and e-mail records raises Fourth Amendment concerns about potential abuse, there is no one who can point to an instance where actual abuse has occurred. So … Continue reading Chicago Values and the NSA

Demoralized as Hell: If you do Everything Edition

He took long chances but he took them because he had to. If Grant had not had superior numbers, he might have taken chances as long as Lee took. The only way to win for Lee was with long chances, and it made him brilliant. Shelby Foote on Robert E. Lee For a very long … Continue reading Demoralized as Hell: If you do Everything Edition

If you start from the idea they are all Marxists: IRS vs Tea Party edition

Hornblower bowed, but as the Colonel remained unbending he stiffened to attention. He could recognize that type of man at once—the servant of a tyrant, and in close personal association with him, modeling his conduct not on the tyrant’s but on what he fancied should be the correct behaviour of a tyrant, far out-Heroding Herod. … Continue reading If you start from the idea they are all Marxists: IRS vs Tea Party edition

The (Not) Good Liberal Wife

The Story of the liberal activist who faked Rape threats about herself: A well-known female liberal blogger and radio host at the University of Wyoming (UW) is being accused by police of fabricating a rape threat against herself to appear as if it came from a conservative. The obscene message directed at activist Meg Lanker-Simons … Continue reading The (Not) Good Liberal Wife

Liz Foley has it backwards on Obama Fundraising Screening

We've talked in the past about the Obama's campaign's fundraising and the trouble at the DNC is having concerning it. At Instapundit Elizabeth Price Foley says the following: Several reports over the weekend show that the Obama campaign is doing a horrible job at screening out/preventing illegal foreign donations. Elizabeth you are totally missing the … Continue reading Liz Foley has it backwards on Obama Fundraising Screening

“People who lack character become tyrants when they have more power than they should”

Hornblower bowed, but as the Colonel remained unbending he stiffened to attention. He could recognize that type of man at once—the servant of a tyrant, and in close personal association with him, modeling his conduct not on the tyrant’s but on what he fancied should be the correct behaviour of a tyrant, far out-Heroding Herod. … Continue reading “People who lack character become tyrants when they have more power than they should”

Obama to America: Society is to blame

Dash:   But Dad always said our powers were nothing to be ashamed of, our powers made us special. Helen:   Everyone's special, Dash. Dash:   [muttering] Which is another way of saying no one is. The Incredibles 2004 It's a fair cop but society is to blame Monty Python's Flying Circus 1972 The talk … Continue reading Obama to America: Society is to blame

If you start from the idea they are all Marxists…: Lech Walesa edition

There are certain stories you read that just make your jaw drop: Polish officials requested that Walesa accept the Medal of Freedom on behalf of Jan Karski, a member of the Polish Underground during World War II who was being honored posthumously this week. The request makes sense. Walesa and Karski shared a burning desire … Continue reading If you start from the idea they are all Marxists…: Lech Walesa edition