Cold War Revisionism and the Defense of Obama’s Ukraine Blunder

    Cold War Revisionism and the Defense of Obama's Ukraine Blunder

    There is an op-ed in the Washington Post by Mark Kramer, director of the Project on Cold War Studies at Harvard University, making the rounds today titled Five myths about the Cold War.  Like so many “Myth” themed pieces it is combination falsehoods and fields of burning straw men. Some of the myths aren’t even myths. In my view, if this actually represents the state | Read More »

    Senate Republican Support Of Unemployment Benefits Extension Combines Bad Policy and Bad Politics

    Senate Republican Support Of Unemployment Benefits Extension Combines Bad Policy and Bad Politics

    Former Israeli Prime Minister Abba Eban once remarked of the Palestinians that they never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity. The same might be said of Senate Republicans under the alleged leadership of Mitch McConnell. Back when the Obama Depression first hit us, the Congress passed a law extending unemployment benefits from 26-weeks to 99-weeks. Those extended benefits expired on December 28. The Obama | Read More »

    Rand Paul’s Crimea Flip Flops Disqualify Him For the Presidency

    Rand Paul's Crimea Flip Flops Disqualify Him For the Presidency

    Just as the last refuge of the poltroon is patriotism, the last refuge of the GOP poltroon is comparing oneself with Reagan.  We’ve seen this play on in humiliating clarity over the past several days with the behavior of freshman senator and presidential hopeful Rand Paul concerning the Russian anschluss with Crimea. In the Beginning He Was Pacifist Back when the, we must note, popularly | Read More »

    Mary Landrieu and Kay Hagan Call It Quits

    Mary Landrieu and Kay Hagan Call It Quits

    Today the Senate voted down a particularly noxious Obama nomination. Debo Adegbile, whose only claim to fame was agitating on behalf of a convicted, unrepentant, and vicious cop killer, was voted down 47-52. Pressing this nomination was a stupid act by the White House, though it has become boring to write that phrase over the course of the past six years. The nomination was toxic | Read More »

    Federal Court Okays Ban of American Flag at School

    Yesterday, the 9th US Circuit ruled that the display of the American flag could be banned in a school if enough hoodlums threatened violence and the school lacked the will to do anything about it. Apparently Live Oaks High School in Morgan Hill, CA allows a celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Cinco de Mayo, as we know is a Mexican holiday that was popularized in the US by chain | Read More »

    The GOP Pulls Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory Because They Can

    As incredible as it may seem, the GOP has elected to fight the 2014 elections by innoculating the Democrats on Obamacare and pushing immigration reform. This is not Machiavellian this is abject stoogery.

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    Variety Tells Us There Is No Santa Claus

    A pompous jerk named Brian Lowry, who is billed as a “TV columnist” at Variety and carries the Freudian Twitter handle @blowryontv, has written a column called Dear ‘Duck Dynasty’ Fans: You Do Know It’s All Fake, Right? In it he does the equivalent of telling us rubes in flyover country that a television show is, get ready for it, STAGED. IT IS FAKE, YOU BIBLE THUMPING | Read More »

    The Gaystapo and the Delegitimization of Religion and Logic

    GLAAD's Board of Directors celebrates the suspension of Phil Robertson
    The attack of Phil Robertson for quoting the New Testament is a case study in how the homosexual celebration movement use language as a method of cultural warfare.

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    National Review Editor: Mark Steyn Is A Big Meany

    Mark Steyn wrote a impassioned essay on the importance of the fascistic attack on Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson by the homosexual goon squad, GLAAD. For his trouble he was attacked by his own editor.

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    Republicans Will Totally Kick Butt On The Debt Ceiling

    After throwing away the hard-fought success that was the sequester for fairly dust and unicorn farts twenty years down the road, Paul Ryan and the House GOP leadership is now trying to convince us that they will TOTALLY GO TO THE MATTRESSES ON THE DEBT CEILING.

    We all know that isn’t going to happen.

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    The Tragic Self Beclowning of Speaker John Boehner

    Speaker Boehner’s budget deal, rammed through the House in violation of his own promise, has been rejected by nearly all GOP Senators. His legacy will be a budget deal that passes the Senate will only Democrat votes.

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    Politifact Gives Itself “Lie of the Year” Award

    After rating the “if you like your plan you can keep your plan” claim as True during the 2008 presidential campaign, the fraudulent “fact checking” group, Politifact, now gives it the Lie of the Year award.

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    GOP Aided by Democrats Attack Conservatives

    Close ally of Speaker John Boehner, Steve LaTourette, has created a Democrat funded super PAC dedicated to attacking conservative candidate. Is this a coincidence? Do you believe in leprechauns?

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    A Winning Issue: Abortion and Pascal’s Wager

    Many GOP candidates have elected to observe a “truce” on abortion where they are attacked by Planned Parenthood while refusing to respond in kind. There is evidence that the pro-life issue can be a winner for any candidate.

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    Paul Ryan Plays Us For Chumps

    Paul Ryan has played us all for chumps. He’s coasted to a very conservative voting record by making meaningless votes to defund Obamacare all the while pushing the increased federal spending he professes to abhor.

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