Red State Uprising Question 5: More of a statement about ‘Never Again’
PP.76-77 I am regularly told my ‘Never Again’ holding my nose attitude to avoid electing wishy-washy, moderate Republicans will harm the country. I offer an example from the 1940′s as to why we must all Never Again or we are doomed… The Supreme Court’s decision in Wickard v. Filburn is a perfect encapsulation of the explosion of federal powers that occurred in the 1940′s. In | Read More »
Red State Uprising Questions #4: Class Warfare and Taxing the ‘Rich’
PP.71-73 Reading about class warfare and taxing the rich. How do Democrat leaders get away with blaming the ‘Evil Rich’ for all the woes of this country when there isn’t one of them who doesn’t fit their own definition of ‘Evil Rich’….accept for not being a Republican of course?
Red State Uprising Questions #3: Understanding Legislation and Barack Obama’s Oath of Office
I’m up to page 57, Chapter 3, in Erick’s book Red State Uprising. Chapter 2 is devoted entirely to some of the Obama presidency. It covers a wide ranging gamete of topics from judicial appointments to TARP, foreign policy, and CIA assignments to name a few. Below are two of the things that popped out at me. There were more but many of them are | Read More »
Red State Uprising Questions #2: Of Judge Roberts, S.391, The Fight, Republicans, and The Nation
First off, I’d like to thank everyone who participated in the last question post and followed the requested guidelines. A lot of good discussion and ideas were tossed about. Much food for thought was had, at least by me and I appreciate the Arena of Ideas being put to such good use. For this post, I am going to try throwing a few questions and | Read More »
Reading Erick’s Book: Red State Uprising and I have a question
I received an autographed copy or Erick’s book for Christmas from a friend (thanks for the inscription Erick). I am enjoying it very much and will post thoughts and questions as I read. From page 18, third paragraph about half way down I find this, “A Republican Congress isn’t worth having if it is not going to be a conservative one, filled with men and | Read More »
China Lands a Probe on the Moon
With the soft landing of a lunar probe and rover on the moon (found HERE) China became the third independent organization to do that. Given their determination and will to continue into space, if they are successful in establishing a space station and landing a person on the moon they will be the first nation to put a person on Mars. This is my prediction | Read More »
30 Members of the House Support Civil Action Against the Obama Administration
Incredible overreach of, or disregard for Constitutional authority and restraint may finally be brought to heal. Please contact all your House members and ask why there aren’t more cosponsors for this bill, found HERE. The list of who has sponsored it is on page two. Or, you can use this link… http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/congressmen-want-bring-obama-court-not-faithfully-executing-laws_770812.html
You Can’t Have a Big Gulp but you Can Have Pot?
Don’t know what I’m talking about? New York State Senator Liz Krueger has proposed making marijuana legal in the state of New York as reported HERE. I do not have an unblemished past, and have, in my day, smoked a little pot. There was a time a gallon of soda couldn’t cure the dry mouth. Perhaps legalizing marijuana is the only way to repeal the restrictive | Read More »
Is a military coup even possible?
“Duty, Honor, Country. Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you will be.” In today’s world of counting coup via website views, click-trolling using inflammatory headlines can be found everywhere. Sound bites from politicians, celebrities, and public figures are routinely taken out of context to produce accurate verbiage but misleading intent. Websites, who will remain nameless, | Read More »
Democrat Hypocrisy for the Environment and Light Rail
President Obama and Baltimore Democrats are willing to endanger an endangered species for a light rail line a la THIS article from the Local section of CBS Baltimore. How about letting us drill in Alaska for oil where only over-populated caribou roam? No way, not for oil. Perhaps if we found an endangered crustacean in the area we could get an expidited environmental study like | Read More »