The enduring disaster of the Carter Presidency

    I just finished a newly-published first person account of events in Iran over roughly a 20 year period between 1970 and 1991 – A Time to Betray by Reza Kahlili. Like similar personal chronicles of survivors of the Holocaust and comparable Twentieth Century atrocities, the depravity and cruelty of the Iranian mullahs with their Revolutionary Guard zealots defies any rationalization. As this aberrant behavior took | Read More »

    No More Mr. Nice Guy !!

    Self-righteous leftist politicians – notably the late & unlamented Senators Frank Church & Teddy Kennedy – played a role in the early 1970’s very much like the "wikileaks" dump of the past several months. While I was outraged then, in this era of terrorism, the exposure of sensitive material is far more egregious. No longer can we afford to play Sir Galahad with these animals | Read More »

    NH: Lamontagne’s Second Amendment credibility issue

    When Erick addressed the NH Senate race and cited a laundry list of Kelly Ayotte’s failings on Tuesday, I was moved to do some further research of my own. On the Second Amendment,his anonymous source stated: Kelly actively lobbied Governor Lynch to veto an expansion of the Castle Doctrine, allowing people to protect themselves in their homes. Ovide has been a member of the NRA | Read More »

    The New Age of Entitlement

    The culture of entitlement is pervasive in some circles, particularly those which embrace "hope and change" in preference to the path of hard work and personal responsibility. Nowhere is this more grotesquely evident than in the First Family. Never in the history of our Republic have we seen such an egregious exploitation of the privileges of the office. While still pikers in comparison to the | Read More »