NC Senator Kay Hagan no longer embarrassed by Bill Clinton
What a difference flopsweat makes. Democrat Senator Kay Hagan is feeling the heat and has enlisted aging horndog and former president Bill Clinton in an effort to stave off defeat: Former President Bill Clinton is coming to North Carolina to help raise money for U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan’s re-election campaign. Clinton was slated to be in Chapel Hill on Tuesday to headline a fundraising luncheon | Read More »
Five Weeks and No Coherence
Have you noticed the Republicans have given up a concentrated effort against Obamacare? They have. It is barely on the radar. More and more stories come out every day about how close races are across the country. More and more stories come out about tightening polls. More and more races the GOP must win to take back the Senate seem to be slipping away from | Read More »
Ebola Comes to the United States
With the CDC in Atlanta, of course I spent my whole show talking about the Ebola outbreak. You can listen to the show here: And go sign up for the show notes email.
Pruitt v. Burwell gets decided against government, starting up the #Obamacare subsidy rodeo again.
At some point the Supreme Court is going to jump into this one. There’s just been too much disagreement over this, and the Democrats have simply been too nakedly partisan in the process.
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Someone Claiming to be From the CDC Called Me About the Ebola Patient in Dallas
As you guys know, I have a radio show on the largest talk station in the country, WSB Atlanta. The CDC is based in Atlanta. This evening, during break, an individual called the program claiming to work for the CDC and to have knowledge of the patient in Dallas, TX. The source gave me information to lead me to establish credibility: name, occupation, background, etc. | Read More »
Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino nukes Gov. Cuomo
Trailing Gov. Andrew Cuomo by nearly 25 points and unable to get New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, head of the Republican Governors Association, to help him take on Cuomo, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino nukes Gov. Cuomo with a remake of LBJ’s infamous “Daisy” ad: The ad’s message, as stated by a narrator is, “These are the stakes. Do we reelect a governor who may end up in jail?” The ad means | Read More »
The anti-vaccine cult
One of the interesting things about the elevation of science to a secular religion is watching as science begins to mimic the behavior of religion on the eve of the Thirty Years War. In its purest form science is devoted to discovery. Truths are proven. Axioms are tested and retested. Science today has become a hodgepodge of beliefs that have more in common with the | Read More »
Dogs Don’t Like Leashes: Some South Carolina pols don’t like Nikki Haley’s reforms (like accountibility to voters)
At the RedState Gathering in August, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley ticked off a rapid-fire list of accomplishments that have occurred since she has taken office. Among those many accomplishments was the signing of a bill to make state legislators more accountable to their constituents through the use of roll-call votes. It shouldn’t come as a shock to anyone that, for some politicians, accountability to | Read More »
The Democrats Hope You Are an Idiot
The crop of Democrats up for election right now were last elected in 2008. For most of the actually vulnerable Democrats, this was the first time they ran for election. All elected Democrats are always at least secretly opposed to any measures that actually promote the national security of the United States of America, and given the mood of the country in 2008 they were | Read More »
The Inconvenient Truths of Evil and ISIS
A couple of weeks ago I wrote that we must eradicate the evil of ISIS by killing them. More and more Americans are coming to this realization, including our reluctant President, who has been dragged kicking and screaming into the real world. I deliberately used the word “evil” repeatedly in that diary – I wanted to make the point that ISIS is made up of | Read More »
From the Mail Bag
Thankfully the only one I’ve gotten. From Helen Markessinis comes this gem in the mail bag today: Your Briefings provide some comic relief periodically and an entertainment factor occasionally. However, when you start PREACHING to those of us that are Christian WE DO NOT NEED YOU TO EDUCATE US. You might want to consider a career as a preacher and have someone more capable of | Read More »
Greg Orman – The Cipher For Senate
The Only Man Less Open Than Greg Orman Image Credit: Clancco.com Senator Pat Roberts leaves a lot to be desired. He represents McLean, VA quite efficiently. Unfortunately, he runs for office as a Senator from the Great State of Kansas. Although he was forthright and honest enough to announce to the world that he could be found in Kansas “anytime he | Read More »
Gee, How Could President Obama Possibly Have Underestimated ISIS?
In case you missed it, on 60 Minutes Sunday, President Obama threw the intelligence community under the bus by claiming that Jim Clapper, et al dropped the ball in assessing the threat that ISIS posed. This is not the first time Obama has tried to blame his subordinates for providing him with faulty information about ISIS. When confronted with the manifest error of his comment | Read More »
Prez Holds Special Dinner for Indian PM – Who is Fasting
While some people surf the sites I just gently float along, occasionally bumping into the flotsam and jetsam that makes it’s way onto the net. I landed at the blog section of The Hill where Justin Sink informs us that President Obama held a dinner in honor of new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. And what a feast it was, featuring “…compressed avocado with goat cheese | Read More »