Archive for August 2013

Colorado legislator says self defense is “absurd”

Nobody needs to be told that she’s a Democrat from Boulder. When I first learned that self defense was actually illegal in the UK, I thought I was being lied to. It didn’t seem possible that any human of normal intelligence could think no one has a right to defend their own life. I knew…

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“I Have a Dream Today”

” I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. I have a dream today!” Alas, Martin Lurther King’s dream that he described in a speech delivered 50 years…

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Pat Buchanan — Wordsmith

Regarding the racially motivated murder of Christopher Lane, who is white, by Black teenagers in Duncan, Oklahoma: What happened in Oklahoma and the reaction, or lack of reaction to it, tells us much about America in 2013, not much of it good. Teenagers who can shoot and kill a man out of summertime boredom are…

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Can you find your own pixel on this map?  Click to enlarge. Does the USA appears to be whiter and more empty than you thought?

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When the law loses its moral stature

We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge or gallantry would break the strongest cords of our Constitution as a whale goes through a net. Our Constitution is designed only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate for any…

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Actual impairment versus the breathalyzer machine

DUI prosecution has been called “trial by machine” because the reading on the breathalyzer is what convicts you of the crime.  You are not allowed to introduce scientific evidence to refute the machine in any state in the country.  You can thank Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) for that.  MADD’s lobbying efforts in the Washington…

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