Quiz for President Obama

    As an engineer, I only took 1 Economics Class while I was in College, so I don’t claim to be an expert.  However, I would expect our President to know more than I do before taking over or attempting drastic changes to huge portions of our economy. Over the last few days I’ve been wondering how the President would do in an economics class, and | Read More »

    My letter to Congresswoman Halvorson

    I called your office yesterday to note my objection to the health care legislation currently being considered by the House.  I am writing today to reiterate my opinion of this legislation. This legislation will not do anything to reduce the actual costs of medical care, but will only change who is paying the bills.  The president and other supporters of the Senate Bill cite its | Read More »

    Halvorson: Call me if you need help dealing with bureaucrats.

    I’ll help you as soon as I’m done helping ram through legislation that will put them in charge of 15% of the economy. I wrote to Congresswoman Debbie Halvorson (D, IL-11) last year, urging her to vote against ObamaCare.   After she voted in favor of it, I had thought my email was a waste of my time.  However, if I hadn’t written to her, I | Read More »

    Another Drop Added to the Flood

    Even though I have been lurking (and occasionally posting / commenting) at Red State and a few other sites on the right side of the blogosphere since 2004, I had never attended a political event until today. This evening, I met the future Congressman from Illinois’s 11th District, Adam Kinsinger, at an open house for the official grand opening of his campaign headquarters.  Everyone there | Read More »

    Roland the Pooh

    Roe Conn, the afternoon host on 890 AM – WLS in Chicago pointed out the similarity between the voices of Roland Burris and Winnie the Pooh.  Someone put together this video to illustrate:   -Moe, thanks for encouraging me to post this myself.

    NEWS FLASH: The Press Is Shilling for Obama

    Drudge had a link to this this morning. It’s an open letter to the media by Orson Scott Card, a newspaper columnist and Democrat. He starts out by summarizing the Democrat’s responsibility for the housing mess, then nails the media for pushing the lie to shill for Obama: If you had any personal honor, each reporter and editor would be insisting on telling the truth | Read More »


    Don’t Forget to Wear a Jacket

    From UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) – Student volunteers from colleges around New York State braved freezing cold temperatures on their bikes Wednesday to send a message to state and federal political candidates: pay attention to climate change. Heh.

    Barack Obama’s Socialist Past

    From “New Ground”, published by the Democratic Socialists of America, covering Obama’s run for congress against Bobby Rush in 2000: Barak Obama is serving only his second term in the Illinois State Senate so he might be fairly charged with ambition, but the same might have be said of Bobby Rush when he ran against Congressman Charles Hayes. Obama also has put in time at | Read More »