Archive for August 2011

Justice Clarence Thomas Gains in Stature

Clarence Thomas has always been a man of honor and high intellect in my book, but I’ve taken no small amount of abuse and ridicule from liberals for it. They believed Anita Hill while I pegged her as a bald-faced liar and opportunist from the get-go. My admiration for Justice Thomas was increased by reading…

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Eat Chocolate — Cut Your Risk of Heart Disease

Another study on the health benefits of regular chocolate eating. It may cut the risk of heart disease by a third, and it is also thought to inhibit oxidation of LDL cholesterol. Milk chocolate found in candy bars, i.e., the kind that tastes good, is not the one that confers health benefits. There’s always a…

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A Victory For Freedom in Boston Against the War on Photography

Court Says Law Used to Ban Recording of Police Officers in Public is Unconstitutional. The 1st Circuit Federal Court of Appeals said that a lawyer who used his cell phone to record a video of police making a drug arrest was within his rights and that the seizure of his cell phone and his arrest…

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Tax on Kindle Purchases?

If you have a Kindle or iPad and purchase digital downloads for them from Amazon you may be paying sales tax in addition to the digital download price. You will not be told of the tax before you click the download button and you’ll never know where your tax dollars are going. As far as…

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Clowns With Guns

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Chutzpah Defined

Obama campaigning in 2008, in which he attacks George W. Bush for adding $4 Trillion to the National Debt in 8 years. Since then, Obama has added another $4 Trillion in less than 3 years. For some time there has been a debate over whether Obama is intentionally harming the country or whether he is…

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We Can’t Afford Obama Anymore — The Costs Are Too Great

The Five Most Catastrophic Hidden Costs of the Obama Presidency First, the obvious damages: High unemployment Crashing home values, worst since the Great Depression Explosion in the national debt and the annual deficit Massive and growing unfunded liabilities for Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Government Pensions, and to this he added OBAMACARE which will bankrupt our…

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Government Spending in a Nutshell

In 2007 the government took in revenue of $214 Billion a month (average) and spent $227 Billion a month (average) creating a deficit of $13 Billion a month (average), or about $433 Million a day, $18 Million an hour. In 2011 the government will receive revenue of $185 Billion a month and will spend $303…

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