Archive for January 2017

It’s Gorsuch!

Uh Oh, The New York Times likes Neil Gorsuch. That can’t be good. Orin Hatch likes Neil Gorsuch. Oh my, I’m felling sick. But Wait…Ted Cruz likes Neil Gorsuch! This is too confusing. I’m going to bed.

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Finally, someone has written the history of “My People!”

A Brief History of the Redneck by Joe Bob Briggs at Taki-Magazine. This is a history of people like me…and my mother in law. Read the whole thing, it’s fun and you might identify! You will certainly learn some pretty good history of the Scots-Irish, a part of Scotland, NW England, Ulster, and a big…

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Colorado’s black market in marijuana is thriving

You know the old saw, if we legalize drugs the illicit drug dealers will go out of business. Enormous benefits will follow in the form of reduced crime and fewer ruined lives from drug addiction. [I know, I know, tobacco is addictive but weed isn’t. Sure.] This last one was somehow going to occur because when…

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How to understand electric current

By this definition: The time rate of flow of electric charge, in the direction that a positive moving charge would take and having magnitude equal to the quantity of charge per unit time, measured in amperes. Or this: A picture is worth a thousand words…

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I have a question…

Why are Democrats more upset over a temporary cessation (120 days) of Muslim immigration than they are about Muslim terrorist attacks that kill Americans? Just asking.

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Senate Democrats say they will filibuster Trump Supreme Court Nominee

With Trump prepared to announce his nominee on Tuesday evening, Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) said in an interview on Monday morning that he will filibuster any pick that is not Merrick Garland and that the vast majority of his caucus will oppose Trump’s nomination. That means Trump’s nominee will need 60 votes to be confirmed…

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Trump protesters could get what they wish for, good and hard

The protesters accuse Trump of being Hitler. If it turns out he’s not Hitler, then they may start wanting him to be Hitler, the very thing they first protested. Why? So they won’t look like morons when it turns out Trump is none of what they accused him of. A slightly different scenario is where the…

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Ad hominem attacks from leftist media don’t work anymore

Name calling and similar attempts to destroy Republicans and conservatives worked so well for so long because the leftist legacy media could completely control the national narrative. When Walter Cronkite ended his news hour with, “And that’s they way it is this __ day of ___,” everyone agreed that really was how it was. The…

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“Progressives” became “Liberals” and are now “Progressives” again

“When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more nor less.” “The question is,” said Alice, “whether you can make words mean so many different things.” “The question is,” said Humpty Dumpty, “which is to be master—that’s all.” — LEWIS CARROLL (Charles L. Dodgson), Through the Looking-Glass, chapter…

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Trump’s Muslim Ban? No, it’s Fake News — UPDATED

OBAMA’S ADMINISTRATION MADE THE “MUSLIM BAN” POSSIBLE AND THE MEDIA WON’T TELL YOU What? So there was a Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 two years before Trump? There was a kind of “Muslim ban” before the Muslim ban? But almost no one critiqued it in 2015 because it was Obama’s administration overseeing it. So for more…

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Two Ways Trump Can Help Stem Shootings in Chicago

Heather MacDonald of the Manhattan Institute writes insightful commentary on policing matters. She’s the author of The War On Cops — How The New Attack on Law and Order Makes Everyone Less Safe. The title of this book is apt — it’s not just a “war on cops” that has been created by the misguided…

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