July 30 started out normal in the frontier settlement of Drapers Meadow, Virginia (this corresponds roughly to the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA). The locals, about twenty settlers — mostly Ulster Scots but with a few Palatine Germans thrown into the mix — were carrying out their daily chores. Mary Robertson Draper was doing laundry in a creek. John Draper, Mary’s husband, and | Read More »
Welcome back to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Friends! Tonight, Andrea Ruth of Pocket Full of Liberty joins the regular panel featuring F. Bill McMorris of the Washington Free Beacon, Jeff Blehar of the Ace of Spades Decision Desk, Neal Dewing of the Federalist, and Scott Lincicome of the Cato Institute to talk Planned Parenthood, the various scandals surrounding the Obama Administration emails, and | Read More »
This is an almost two-month old opinion piece at the Botson Globe, but it fits in well with what’s going on today. Millennials have also grown up amid the grim images of abortion and its aftermath. For many, the willful destruction of life in the womb seems less an act of “reproductive freedom” than an act of violence against an innocent victim. All of them | Read More »
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Karen Hamilton and Mary Bauer from Lagunitas Brewing Company to talk about beer and their new brewery in Chicago. Then Neal Dewing from The Federalist stops by to talk cocktails, and finally, wine columnist Dave McIntyre discusses the growth of the wine industry and his favorite wines.
The ongoing Planned Parenthood scandal is a fascinating story that has a lot of facets that illustrate many disturbing aspects of American society. Although it is difficult to do so, I’m going to ask readers here to set aside the horrifying aspects related to abortion and the sale of baby parts for a moment to focus on one particular aspect that has largely gone unnoticed. | Read More »
A couple of new polls have been released that are significant for a couple of reasons. First and foremost, they both have reputable sample sizes and are actual surveys, not the trash you get from You.gov and Zogby Interactive. Second they show Donald Trump with a substantial lead over any of his rivals. First up, and the juiciest, is one by the Saint Petersburg Times. | Read More »
On Tuesday, New York City’s largest pension fund voted to move forward with potential divestment from gun sellers. The New York City Employee Retirement System (NYCERS) board passed a resolution to research the impact of abandoning stocks from weapon retailers such as Walmart, Dick’s Sporting Goods and Cabela’s. The measure was sponsored by Public Advocate Letitia James. Next, a consultant will conduct an analysis of | Read More »
Here’s video number four [Content warning: some of thijs is pretty gruesome]: This one hits Planned Parenthood Rocky Mountains affiliates, with investigators posing as buyers looking for “intact specimens.” They spoke with PPRM’s Vice President and Medical Director, Dr. Savita Ginde. “We’d have to do a little bit of training with the providers or something to make sure that they don’t crush” fetal organs during 2nd | Read More »
There are six iterative steps by which religions go from being accepted, to being increasingly persecuted, and finally to being singled out for purging and execution. They follow below. 1) Stereotyping – Develop a negative image of the faith. Assume that it applies to all adherents without loss of generality. 2) Justification of Hatred – Develop a narrative that identifies the faith as as the | Read More »
Your taxpayer dollars are being used to subsidize an organization that extracts children, weeks from birth and capable of feeling pain and hearing, from their mothers’ wombs. The organization inserts instruments into the soft part of the child’s skull, rips it open, and extracts its brain. It then crushes the head and pulls it further out of the womb. From there it extracts the child’s | Read More »
Cecil the Lion died in Africa and Scott Pelley of CBS News and his Executive Producer, Steve Capus, made sure the world knew. But here at home, Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood is leading an organization that is crushing the heads of children, harvesting their brains, hearts, lungs, livers, and other viable organs, and selling them for a significant amount of money. Planned Parenthood has | Read More »
Cecil the Lion died in Africa and Lester Holt of NBC News and his Executive Producer, Patrick Burkey, made sure the world knew. But here at home, Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood is leading an organization that is crushing the heads of children, harvesting their brains, hearts, lungs, livers, and other viable organs, and selling them for a significant amount of money. Planned Parenthood has | Read More »
Cecil the Lion died in Africa and David Muir of ABC News and his Executive Producer, Almin Karamehmedovic, made sure the world knew. But here at home, Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood is leading an organization that is crushing the heads of children, harvesting their brains, hearts, lungs, livers, and other viable organs, and selling them for a significant amount of money. Planned Parenthood has | Read More »
So the Local Radio Fairness Act is purely an act of picking winners and losers, a corrupt means of trying to curry favor with local media stations, come re-election time. I normally hate arguments like that but look, what legitimate reason is there to hand out copyright exemptions?
According to Fox News, StemExpress (the company that Planned Parenthood has been selling baby parts to) has obtained a temporary restraining order against the Center for Medical Progress preventing them from releasing any more video for the time being. LOS ANGELES – A temporary restraining order has been issued preventing an anti-abortion group from releasing any video of leaders of a California company that provides fetal | Read More »