About That ‘Reagan Debt’

    If you listened closely to president Obama’s April 13 budget speech, you may have heard him say this: “…as far back as the 1980s, America started amassing debt at more alarming levels, and our leaders began to realize that a larger challenge was on the horizon.”   Notice that he started talking about debt in “the 1980s”. That was to pin the old canard on | Read More »

    IMF Needs Real Reform

    With a sexual assault scandal surrounding him, Frenchman Dominique Strauss-Kahn has stepped down as chief of the International Monetary Fund. And now a woman may be preparing to step into the post. She is French finance minister Christine Lagarde. And one of her most noted public statements is one that she made in January when she publicly lectured a top international banker at the World | Read More »

    US Must Stand by Israel

     That the very existence of one tiny nation like Israel has caused the international left, Arabs and mad-dog Muslims to go into fits of rage for decades shows precisely how sad this world has become.   And now president Obama has joined the anti-Israel chorus, calling for a peace accord that takes Israel back to its pre-1967 borders which places large Jewish population centers in | Read More »

    End Govt. Funding for Awful ‘Art’

     A new Defense Department building just outside Washington, DC has become controversial after it was announced that a $600,000 sculpture – of a gurgling frog with a 10-foot-tall fairy girl on its back – would be installed at the building. The sculpture would be paid for with federal taxpayer dollars.   The decision to install the sculpture was rushed through after it was supposed to | Read More »

    More Bad News for New York State

    A recent Marist College poll said that a whopping 36% of people under 30 are planning to leave New York state, primarily because of its faltering economy.   Just think. New York! The wonderful home of New York City, the most awesome metropolis in the world! Broadway! Times Square!  Where young people flock for the opportunity to be part of the rarefied life there! “If | Read More »

    GOP Should Rally Around One Candidate Now

    The Republican party needs to take back the White House in 2012. The situation is dire. The nation cannot take another four years of Obama. The GOP should proceed like this:   The major presidential contenders and other party leaders should get together to decide on a candidate this coming August. Yes, August 2011. And allow all state party figures to get involved as well | Read More »

    Trump Quits, Newt Trips had predicted that Donald Trump would be the next president of the United States, but it will never be. Trump has bowed out of a possible 2012 White House run.   That truly is unfortunate. In radio interviews, Trump was the bold, opinionated businessman with real ideas for bringing the nation back from the economic abyss. He spoke forcefully about  the “monster” of China | Read More »

    Michelle the Barbarian

    First lady Michelle Obama touts her educational credentials from Princeton and Harvard. But her recent invitation for a black rapper to recite his “poetry” at the White House is yet another manifestation of how most of today’s liberals – including the most educated ones – are really unsophisticated people who despise high culture and substitute low culture and street culture in its stead.   This | Read More »

    30 Years Ago Today, the Papal Shooting

    Today, Friday, May 13, 2011, is the 30th anniversary of the attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II on May 13, 1981 just six weeks after the attempt on the life of president Ronald Reagan on March 30, 1981.   Both men survived. It truly was the year that freedom itself lived.   The stories of these attempts appear unrelated but in a strange way | Read More »

    More Muslim Provocation at Airports

    Two Muslim imams (preachers) were asked to leave an airliner in Memphis recently because the pilot feared them. They were clothed in traditional garb – long dress-like garments.   “It’s racism and bias because of our religion and appearance and because of misinformation about our religion,” said Masudur Rahman one of the imams. “If they understood Islam, they wouldn’t do this.”   Yes, indeed, sir, | Read More »