Archive for June 2018

Baptists and Bootleggers; Gun Banners and School Shooters

Back on March 13, 2000 NRA Executive Director Wayne La Pierre said that Bill Clinton needs “a certain level of gun violence” to scare suburban women into supporting his gun-control policies. I’ve noticed that the gun banners seem to have a certain level of giddiness when they use school shootings as a way to virtue signal…

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Public Support For the Death Penalty In On the Increase

Public support for the death penalty is increasing Baxter Oliphant at Pew Research: Public support for the death penalty, which reached a four-decade low in 2016, has increased somewhat since then. Today, 54% of Americans favor the death penalty for people convicted of murder, while 39% are opposed, according to a Pew Research Center survey…

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Did Obama know This? Iran Gave Assistance to 9/11 Terrorists

Yeah, I think he knew all of it. I also think he didn’t care on damn bit. Iranian officials, in a first, have admitted to facilitating the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the U.S. by secretly aiding the free travel of al Qaeda operatives who eventually went on to fly commercial airliners into the Twin Towers…

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Costco Execs Owe Their Employees and Shareholders a “Yuge” Apology

Costco Management is a perfect example that even the stupid and blind can sometimes find an acorn. In this case they found lots of acorns. They were lucky. If they’d got what they wanted none of these good things would be happening for them. Costco execs owe their employees and shareholders a giant apology. Investors Business…

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Mueller’s appointment was unconstitutional and everything he has done since is also unconstitutional — UPDATED

UPDATE: TRUMP agrees Mueller’s appointment is unconstitutional Mueller’s appointment was unconstitutional, according to a highly respected law professor. Steven G. Calabresi, the Clayton J. and Henry R. Barber Professor of Law at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law. Writing in The Hill, The Mess Rod Rosenstein Made, Calabresi says: Many liberals and critics are under…

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Doomsday Predictions Are Common, Their Failures Are Just As Common

Those of use who were coming of age in the 1960s were tormented by dire predictions of catastrophe from all points. From Paul Erlich’s Population Bomb, the Ozone Hole, Peak Oil, Acid Rain, Silent Spring, deforestation of the Amazon rain forest, Global Cooling, which later morphed into Global Warming, and now Climate Change. That’s not even close to being a complete…

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