If Rick Santorum Fell In A Forest . . .
With a hat tip to my friend Charlie for the title, you might have noticed Rick Santorum is now a declared Presidential candidate.The buzz on his announcement has been, to be charitable, non-existent on the series of tubes known as the internet. That’s not indicative of a whole lot, but given the mass of grassroots he will need, many of whom are on twitter and | Read More »
June 6, 1944
On this day in 1944, 195,700 naval and merchant navy personnel and 160,000 soldiers participated in Operation Neptune, the landing on the beaches in Normandy to begin the end of World War II in Europe.One of the most famous remembrances of that effort is Ronald Reagan’s speech to, at the time, commemorate the 40th anniversary. The Reagan Foundation has posted it in its entirety on | Read More »
Steve Bannon and the fine folks at CRC Public Relations sent me an advanced copy of The Undefeated to watch over this past weekend.I curled up in a comfortable chair in the home studio and fired up the movie.To give you a sense of the movie — more a documentary — the film came about with Governor Palin’s desire to give a full account of | Read More »
Stand with Heritage
The crisis we conservatives have been warning the country about for decades is upon us. It is happening in this generation . . . in this Congress . . . and the results could be catastrophic. Simply put, if we don’t get a handle on stopping the explosion of spending, debt, and the size of government NOW, we may never get another chance. The red | Read More »
Morning Briefing for June 6, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For June 6, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. Stand with Heritage2. The Undefeated3. So and so is the true RINO4. What is the difference between the SEIU & an armed robber?5. NY Teachers’ Union & NAACP Fight to Keep African-American Kids in Failing Schools
Here’s What I Want For My Birthday
It is the Erick Erickson Annual Birthday post. I am 36. Here is what I want for my birthday:Donations to the Salvation Army to help them help others.Donations to Mike Pence’s gubernatorial campaign.Campaign contributions to any of the following Senate cadidates:Ted CruzJeff FlakeAdam HasnerJohn SanchezDon StenbergAnd anything you can gift to one of these four organizations I support:American MajorityClub for GrowthHeritage Action for Americaand the | Read More »
Morning Briefing for June 3, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For June 3, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. What You Won’t Be Hearing2. Roger Ailes and Mao: Basically the Same Guy3. A Republic, if you can keep it4. Jim Tucker Resorts to Desperation in Opposition to Pension Reform5. Reform on the Ropes – Prison Reform6. “Official Time” or Unofficial Scam? Your tax dollars are being | Read More »
Mitt Romney Gets In and It Appears Anthony Weiner Wears Underwear on His Head #EERS
Anthony Weiner finally called the cops and Mitt Romney is now official. I’ll get into it all tonight starting at 7:05 pm ET.You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.Consider this an open thread.
Ted Cruz for Senate in Texas
I said months ago that I was going to let the race between Michael Williams and Ted Cruz play out in Texas. They are both fine men and both are good conservatives.Today, FreedomWorks and Club For Growth both decided to endorse Ted Cruz. This afternoon, there are strong rumors that Michael Williams will instead run for one of the newly drawn House seats.I stand with | Read More »
What You Won’t Be Hearing
“As you continue to watch the news coverage of the deteriorating economic climate, just remember that most of the premises that will be made and enunciated are that the government must do more, not less.”In all of the discussions about our current economic state, a possible regression or double dip recession, out-of-control debts, and continued high unemployment there is one conversation those who frame the | Read More »
If the Republican Presidential Candidates Won’t Lead on This, What Will They Lead On?
It would be unfair to say that the Republican Presidential candidates have not weighed in on the debt ceiling. Most, if not all, have in passing mentioned the issue.But the time for mentioning the issue in passing is over. The Dow Industrials have fallen. The Fed wants to print more money. Obama is gutting NASA’s space mission to socialize healthcare and fund global warming nonsense. | Read More »
Morning Briefing for June 2, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For June 2, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to get the Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. If the Republican Presidential Candidates Won’t Lead on This, What Will They Lead On? 2. How Many Male Semi-Pornographic Pictures Does Anthony Weiner Have on His Blackberry? 3. Case Closed? Leftblog Claims Definitive Proof Weiner Was Framed. 4. Reform on the Ropes | Read More »
How Many Male Semi-Pornographic Pictures Does Anthony Weiner Have on His Blackberry?
Anthony Weiner is now offering up this to CNN.It certainly doesn’t look familiar to me, but I don’t want to say with certitude to you something that I don’t know to be the certain truth,” Weiner told CNN in an interview.If Anthony Weiner cannot “say with certitude” that it was his weiner on twitter, how many other men’s weiners does Anthony Weiner have on his | Read More »
The Horserace and More Weinergate #EERS
There is late breaking word today that Sarah Palin has met with Fox News Executives. That all ties into the horse race that I’ll kick off the show with live at 7:05 p.m. ET today.You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.Consider this an open thread.
Mike Haridopolos Needs To Put Whatever He Uses On His Hair Into His Spine
This is embarrasing. This morning, Haridopolos got thrown off a Florida radio show for going wobbly on the Paul Ryan Medicare plan, including not wanting to say yes or no on whether he supports it. Then, his campaign issued a press release, which you can read below the fold. The key nugget of which is this line, “I absolutely support the goals of the Ryan | Read More »