Ban the Confederate Flag & The Soviet Flag, & Che Too

Before I even get started let's make a few things clear. 1.  While I've lived my whole life in Massachusetts.  I have no dog in the Confederate Battle Flag fight, my people came here in the early 20th century.  I have no ancestors who fought on either side of the Civil War and I don't … Continue reading Ban the Confederate Flag & The Soviet Flag, & Che Too

Pieces of the Dream

by baldilocks I'm guilty of many things, but one is talking about race and Things Black too much. The reputational demise of public astrophysicist Neil Degrasse Tyson elicited a great deal of Schadenfreude, but it depressed me for one reason: I liked seeing a black person talk about something other than race, being black, or … Continue reading Pieces of the Dream

Voices at the RNC Boston Glenn McCall (SC)

On Wednesday I spoke to Glenn McCall from SC concerning day 1 of the RNC meetings in Boston. That message of persistence is something the GOP needs to take to heart ********************************* Remember unlike the MSM reporters here all of the coverage of this event is paid for by me and you. If you think … Continue reading Voices at the RNC Boston Glenn McCall (SC)

South Carolina: The best thing that could have happened to Mitt Romney

One of the appeals (especially of the US version) of Ramsey's Kitchen Nightmares is watching chef Gordon Ramsey bring reality to clueless restaurant owners whose paid staff either can not or will not speak up for themselves. The result, at least for that week. is the owner turning things around. Sometimes Ramsey's advice takes root … Continue reading South Carolina: The best thing that could have happened to Mitt Romney

Rick Perry sees reality

It took four months for "Howdy thank you Eric" to become "A pundit sitting behind a desk." It took 24 hours for Erick Erickson to go from "A pundit sitting behind a desk." to Erick the prophet. Rick Perry is telling supporters that he will drop his bid Thursday for the Republican presidential nomination, two … Continue reading Rick Perry sees reality

From “Howdy thank you Erick” to “A pundit sitting behind a desk” in four months

Seven days ago Stacy McCain asked this question: Maybe Erick Erickson can explain what purpose is served by Perry’s continued candidacy, other than spending the rest of the millions the Perry campaign collected in August and early September, before the wheels fell off that bandwagon. Apparently he can't Barring a miracle, this is Rick Perry’s … Continue reading From “Howdy thank you Erick” to “A pundit sitting behind a desk” in four months

I’m a big fan of Show ID to vote laws…

...and I'll believe that it's a question of discrimination when people start suing banks for requiring ID to cash checks or for hotels for checking IDs. In fact my supermarket checks my ID when I use my credit card to pay for groceries. That being said let's make something clear about the lady in this … Continue reading I’m a big fan of Show ID to vote laws…

If you want to understand the liberal mind…

...check out the first paragraph from The Brad Blog's report on the ruling concerning Allan Greene's election in SC: The South Carolina Democratic Party Executive Board rejected Judge Vic Rawl's protest to the results of last week's U.S. Senate primary, despite no evidence presented that the results were accurate, and despite Alvin Greene having not … Continue reading If you want to understand the liberal mind…