Archive for September 2012

If ever there was a political smoking gun, this is it.

In 2001 Obama sat down for a radio interview with the Chicago station of National Palestinian Public Radio. At that time he was probably not contemplating a run for the presidency, at least not in the near term. Leftist politicians only speak the truth by accident, or intentionally when they think they are talking to…

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Quote of the day

Flying is not inherently dangerous. But Mother Nature is terribly unforgiving of the slightest carelessness. — Eddie Rickenbacker, WWI Flying Ace of Aces

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Thatcher Rule Asserts Itself in Athens, Greece

Northern Athens municipality suspends services due to lack of cash The municipality of Acharnes in northern Athens has decided to suspend all of its operations after running out of money. The municipal council met on Thursday night and voted to stop providing anything other than basic services because of its inability to pay employees’ wages…

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Mitt Romney gets the cop vote

A national survey by a magazine for cops read almost exclusively by cops shows that only 10% plan on voting for Obama.  The overwhelming majority, 74%, are voting for Romney. The rest say they’ll vote for a third-party candidate.  That’s the good news for Romney.  The not-so-good news for Romney is that of the majority…

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Liberty Is No War On Women

The Left has accused supporters of limited government of waging a “War on Women.” In Liberty Is No War on Women, Lukas and Schaeffer take this charge apart. They demonstrate that liberals’ recipe for ever-bigger government backfires on women by eroding opportunity and true financial security, and explain how returning power to the people is…

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Home Sapiens are a nurturing species

A story from Australia: It is not common for a Koala to bear twins and, regrettably in this instance, the Mum was struck and killed by a passing car. Fortunately, the driver stopped, and took the mother to the local vet, not knowing she was dead – where it was soon discovered that she had…

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Obama Supporter Interviews Herself

Then there is this from the Atlantic and the Progressive Policy institute: The graph that should accompany every discussion about young people [they call themselves “millennials”] and economics, because not only is the unemployment rate among 20-24 year olds 14%, even those with jobs have seen their incomes steadily fall during [and before] the hopey-changey…

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The Obamanistas in the media were having orgasms Thursday morning over what they claimed was positive economic news — Mort Zuckerman says “Phooey””

Mort Zuckerman: Welcome to the Modern-Day Depression I was suspicious when the Obama boosters on the major TV and cable networks claimed all the good economic news came from newly-released Census data from 2011. Census numbers? 2011? Anyway, Mort Zukerman also relies on Census data, and draws very different conclusions: How do you recover from…

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