Most shameless lie in American history? Probably

“We will keep this promise to the American people. If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your doctor. Period. If you like your health-care plan, you will be able to keep your health-care plan. Period.”  — … Continue reading

Current deficits of the Obama Era

Fiscal years, ending September 30: Barack Obama 2013 — $680.276 billion 2012 — $1.089193 trillion 2011 — $1.296791 trillion 2010 — $1.294204 trillion 2009 — $1.415724 trillion Those 5 years represent the largest annual deficits in U.S. history with one … Continue reading

The Democrats’ war on the right of self defense

They don’t like “stand your ground” laws.  Those laws say you don’t have to run from a criminal that is threatening you with serious bodily harm or death.  As long as you are in a place where you have a … Continue reading

Coming soon — Pravda on the Thames

In the mid-1970s, conservatives called the Washington Post, “Pravda on the Potomac” because of its pervasive left-wing bias in both reporting and editorials. WAPO still deserves that moniker. Now the British Parliament is about to make all British tabloids and … Continue reading

Technology could kill Obamacare — and save us

Glenn Reynolds: Despite all the problems with Obamacare, there’s some good news on the horizon for medical care and costs. The good news has nothing to do with exchanges, reimbursement rates or “navigators,” but everything to do with a phenomenon that has … Continue reading

Obamacare’s Website Is Crashing Because Obama Doesn’t Want You To Know How Costly Its Plans Are

Forbes: A growing consensus of IT experts, outside and inside the government, have figured out a principal reason why the website for Obamacare’s federally-sponsored insurance exchange is crashing. Healthcare.gov forces you to create an account and enter detailed personal information … Continue reading

H.L. Mencken predicted a president such as Obama

“As democracy is perfected, the office of the President represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day, the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last and … Continue reading

Louie Gohmert won’t let Fox News anchor dominate the discussion

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) spells out what Republicans have offered in compromise while Obama and Reid have not budged one inch. That’e because Obama wants the shutdown, not a deal. That’s what Republicans should want too. See, Please Republicans don’t … Continue reading

Was African slavery in the American South “unconscionable?”

A radio commentator I heard today said that slavery was “unconscionable” at the time of the civil war. The most common meaning of “unconscionable”, then as well as now, is “beyond all reason.”  Today slavery in America would certainly be beyond … Continue reading