Monthly Archives: August 2010

ACCORDING TO THE POLLS –

The Democrats are barely treading water. I am not really surprised. I used to be a Democrat, and I still have a number of good friends who are Democrats. I would trust them anywhere. Except in public office. Stranger

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THE RESTORE HONOR RALLY

Moonbattery has a fairly extensive series of closeups from Glenn Beck’s Restore Honor Rally. Click here and scroll down for the graphic details. Here is an great interview with Alveda King, Martin Luther King’s niece, who spoke at the Rally: … Continue reading

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IT’S NOT THE TAXES, IT’S THE “OVERHEAD”

I see a great deal of opposition to a Fair Tax, and almost as much to a Value Added Tax. Since I am all too aware of the drawbacks to a “Value Added Tax,” let me talk about the various … Continue reading

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A LESSON IN DEMOCRACY

Democracy has changed enormously in the last 2,500 years. Here’s a lesson in democracy, Aristotle called democracy “rule by the poor, because there are so many of them.” When politicians are elected, as most 21st Century politicians are, “rule by … Continue reading

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DEMOS KICK CANDIDATE OUT OF RESTAURANT – AND MEETING

South Carolina’s Democrats kicked Alvin Greene, their candidate for Senator, out of a meeting. Greene responded with a charge of “racism.” I can pretty well agree with that. Stranger

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OBAMA SAYS THE NATIONAL DEBT WILL BE $1.36 Tn THIS YEAR

Obama speaks with forked tongue. First, the fiscal 2010 deficit is not $1.36 trillion. You must add the “obligation deficit” to the “spending deficit” and when you do that you come up with more than $4.0 trillion dollars. For just … Continue reading

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AS “DIGGER O’DELL” WOULD SAY

“Now, I wouldn’t say that, O’Reilley.” Still, the man has a valid point: Especially the photo of San Fran Nan with an idea. Struggling to get out. If it comes out, she had better wrap it up in pink paper … Continue reading

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THE CHICAGO WAY, BLAGO 1 FOR 24

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich was convicted on a relatively minor charge of lying to the feds, and the jury hung on the other 23 counts. The Federal Prosecutors say they will retry Blago and his brother on all the … Continue reading

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MEDIA MATTERS SAYS “NO DEATH PANELS”

The George Soros funded “progressive” web site Media Matters claims there are no ObamaCare death panels. Well, the current flap is about the anti-prostate-cancer drug Provenge. As a man of “advanced age” that concerns me. My urologist tells me that … Continue reading

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THAT’S FUNNY, THAT IS

A new Republican campaign ad that stick remarkably close to the truth: Stranger

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