Redstate Has Become Bot Central — We Need A Moratorium
When HWSNBN had Bots crawling all across the internet spamming websites like Redstate, the management of this site placed a ban on all mention of HWSNBN for six months. What we have here is a unique Bot situation. We have the Pro-Bots crawling all over the internet promoting SWSNBN as a combination Joan of Arc, Ronald Reagan and Mother Teresa. At the same time we | Read More »
State Run Media And Independent Thought
Originally Published at The Minority Report “The soft sophistry of low absolutism” Over at Redstate, a Moe Lane Redhot – “Line of the day, Reason Hit & Run edition” caught my eye. In that blurb, Matt Welch of Reason, in the words of Moe “eviscerates” a piece written by Ezra Klein at the Washington Post in which Klein makes the case for government funding of | Read More »
Have We Become The People Our Founding Fathers Warned Us About?
Originally Published at The Minority Report Our founding fathers were distrustful, and rightly so, of a strong centralized government, far from the control of the citizens, running roughshod over the rights of the individual. “Taxation without Representation” was more than just revolutionary rhetoric, but a founding principle on which local control of government was based. The original Boston Tea Party was more than a protest | Read More »
Congressman — Is This The Hill You Are Prepared To Die On?
Originally Published at The Minority Report Cleaning up the effluvia and detritus** left by Democrats Anyone who has ever listened to Dr Laura Schlessinger knows what it means when she asks the question, “Is this the hill you are prepared to die on?” The question asks if this issue is so important to you that you are willing to risk all — even your life | Read More »
President Obama Demonstrates Moral Courage in Honduran Coup
Originally Published at The Minority Report Presidente For Life Jose Manuel Zelaya Rosales — Not So Fast Jose The people of Honduras have overthrown the former president Jose Manuel Zelaya Rosales, and his attempt to amend the Constitution of Honduras to allow him to remain as president for life. Zelaya, with his close ties to Hugo Chavez in Venezuela and Fidel Castro in Cuba, was | Read More »
Blame It All On George W Bush
Originally Published At The Minority Report The inflamed passions of the Iranian people — rising up in rebellious protests against the repressive Mullahcracy that has ruled their country with an iron boot — can be laid at the feet of just one man. Former President George W Bush. Eight short years ago Afghanistan stood as a lawless frontier on Iran’s eastern border — a | Read More »
“Democracy” in Iran and The United States
Originally Published at The Minority Report It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times. The results of the past weekend have coalesced the thoughts in my mind of the similarities and the differences between “democracy” in Iran and the United States. Last weekend, as Iranian citizens took to the streets in protest of what they perceived as a stolen election, I | Read More »
A Tribute To A Medal of Honor Recipient
This came in today’s mailbox — perhaps you already read about Ed Freeman, but the MSM managed to miss the story. You’re a 19 year old kid. You’re critically wounded, and dying in the jungle in the Ia Drang Valley , 11-14-1965, LZ X-ray, Vietnam . Your infantry unit is out numbered 8-1, and the enemy fire is so intense, from 100 or 200 yards | Read More »
Overwhelmed and Feeling Like Giving Up? That Is What The Left Wants You To Do!
Originally published at The Minority Report TARP! Federal government takeover of the banking industry! Cap-and-Trade! Stimulus Spending Bill! Automobile company bailout and takeover by the federal government! Employee Free Choice Act! ACORN criminal activity! Fairness Doctrine! Omnibus Spending Bill! Universal Nationalized Health Care! Federal government regulation of the internet! Defense spending cuts! Worldwide apologize for America tour! Mainstream media adoration for “The One!” Pay Czar! | Read More »
Iranian Election Controversy Connected To Diebold
Originally Published at The Minority Report from Lord Vegas by Ima Tuele Misinformation Service New York Times The controversy surrounding the Iranian election results that have declared Mahmoud Ahmadinejad a landslide victor can be traced back to the purchase in 2008 of 10,000 touch screen voting machines by the Iranian government from Premier Election Solutions, previously known as Diebold. The touch screen Accu-Vote TS machines, | Read More »