Trump Refuses to Yield

by baldilocks Whatever one thinks of President Trump, he doesn't seem dismayed or chagrined about the flipping of the House to the Democrats or about the dubious and ongoing efforts by Democrat Party in Florida, Georgia and Arizona to change the outcomes of political races lost by Democrat candidates. He keeps on doing what he … Continue reading Trump Refuses to Yield

The Two Faces of Michelle Obama

Yesterday in Argentina Michelle Obama opined on the horror of women being judged by how they look: As I got older, I found that men would whistle at me as I walked down the street, as if my body were their property, as if I were an object to be commented on instead of a … Continue reading The Two Faces of Michelle Obama

The Bush Years vs the Obama Years Compare & Contrast: the 1st Amendment

One of an occasional series of articles comparing the Bush Years vs the Obama Years: Barack Obama's administration has described itself as a "Strong Defender of the First Amendment" Meanwhile the left routinely called George Bush a foe of the 1st Amendment  Let's take a look at the two:   In 2001 Comedy Central premiered … Continue reading The Bush Years vs the Obama Years Compare & Contrast: the 1st Amendment

No Fried Chicken For You! Me Neither :(

  Absolutely. I give everyone full permission to eat some fried chicken after they vote. Only after, if you haven’t voted… You make a good point. Because I am, I do talk about health. But I think that a good victory for Democrats on Tuesday, you know, should be rewarded with some fried chicken. --Michelle … Continue reading No Fried Chicken For You! Me Neither 🙁

Unanswered questions could plague a Michelle Obama Senate run

By John Ruberry In a speculative Reuters column that was published last week, Keith Koffler mused about the possibility that Michelle Obama could run for the Illinois US Senate seat currently held by Republican Mark Kirk. That same office served as the launching pad for Barack Obama's presidential run. Kirk has varnished his bipartisian credentials--much to … Continue reading Unanswered questions could plague a Michelle Obama Senate run

Hashtag Diplomacy

By Pat Austin SHREVEPORT:  Let me join the #hashtag chorus for a just a few minutes and let's look back at one of the weirdest weeks in #foreignpolicy in recent memory (and that's saying something.) I'm #baffled, really, by this #hashtag #diplomacy.  What in the heck is going on here?! Fausta posted earlier in the … Continue reading Hashtag Diplomacy

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

by Linda Szugyi We all know that an obesity epidemic is besieging this great nation--nay, even the whole industrialized world. We all know the typical "liberal" responses to this problem:  1) happy propaganda, 2) the strict approach, and 3) demonization of corporations (always a favorite of hardcore statists). We also know the typical conservative and … Continue reading With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

Unhappy Obama Home

by baldilocks Most people are familiar with King Solomon’s observation that it is Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife. --Proverbs 25:24 (KJV) Well, my personal observation is the flip side of that coin: it’s better for a woman to live alone that to live … Continue reading Unhappy Obama Home

Being President Doesn’t Change who you are, it Reveals Who you are..

...and that is the biggest hurdle for the Obama Re-Election team. The TV networks wouldn't reveal who he was, the print press wouldn't reveal who Barack Obama was, and the colleges that hold his transcripts close to the vest wouldn't reveal who Barack Obama was. But the last four years have. It's revealed that he … Continue reading Being President Doesn’t Change who you are, it Reveals Who you are..

The thing that makes the George/Laura Bush visits the troops story…

...so devastating to the White House is the contrast with the with the Michelle Obama's trip to Spain. Powerline nails it. He's a good man. When people can't see that, it tells us more about them than about President Bush. Bingo! Memeorandum thread here Update: Glenn certainly can sum things up in one sentence can't … Continue reading The thing that makes the George/Laura Bush visits the troops story…