Historic Role of VP: no prior foreign policy

Our friend Kim writes to share an interesting article from Paul Kengor, professor of political science and executive director of the Center for Vision & Values at Grove City College. Kim writes: He is author of a number of books,…

The Opacity of Vinegar

I think it’s official. Obama has passed beyond worried and has entered the bitter angry stage of his campaign’s slowing train. While addressing the issue of his lipstick-pig comment (and whether that comment was intended or not we don’t know),…

Freddie Mac/Fannie Mae, one root of evil is Barney Frank

The shockingly oblivious Democrat from Massachusetts Barney Frank has proven himself to be one of the most vehement protectors of crap management and a record-breaking flusher of others’ wealth. Thanks for the new $200+ billion invoice. And for the liberals…

Michelle Malkin on Obama as “Community Organizer”

Nobody is mocking community organizers in church basements and community centers across the country working to improve their neighbors’ lives. What deserves ridicule is the notion that Obama’s brief stint as a South Side rabble-rouser for tax-subsidized, partisan nonprofits qualifies…

The Libertarian Case for Palin

Real Clear Politics has an article itemizing Palin’s position on several points… Then there is a question of authenticity. And it matters. Those who will do anything for power, will say anything and support any position that is convenient. From…

Obama’s ‘Community Organizer’ Days, More Insight

The Community Organizer’s New Clothes There’s a piece by James Taranto of the WSJ today about Obama’s “Community Organizer” days that shouldn’t be missed. …community organizing consists of helping elect Barack Obama president! This fits right in with Obama’s claim,…

Sarah Palin’s OK With Me…

Sarah Palin managed to convince me last night with her amazing speech and biting commentary about the state of the country and the Obama/Biden ticket. She made such a huge impression on me that I changed my mind about her.…

Donald Rumsfeld on Al-Qaida

(for all his shortcomings, this comment is one of the greatest truths to enter popular conversation following 9/11) “[their specialty is] destroying things they could never have built themselves using technologies they never could have developed themselves.”

Democrats Maintain Prison of Poverty in U.S. Cities

Looking for still more proof that Democrat social and fiscal strategies (hehehe) fail? Please take a few minutes to read Glenn Beck’s excellent article on the poorest U.S. cities and their governments. Yep, you guessed it… Five of the 10…

Obama, Abortion Extremist

Scary review of Obama’s abortion views based no on what he claims, but what he does on the record. A portion of the article follows but please follow the link after to read the entire article. It’s surprisingly sad how…

Gang Green, The Politics of Recycling

There was a brilliant article in the WSJ a few days back about the evangelizing church of green and the hypocrisy of the whole (bowel) movement. Definitely take the time to READ IT HERE. A good passage from the article……

McCain Proves Superior At Saddleback

I hope everyone had a chance  watch the forum with McCain and Barry Oblivious. If not, please do so below. While Obama was struggling to begin half of his responses with uhhh, ummm, I, I, I think…, McCain had clear…

Chris Matthews on GOP Likeability

…in his typical DNC spokesman mode (yes, folks, he thinks his oblivious partiality is being subtle enough to not be noticed) speaking on Senator McCain But I just think that McCain’s problem is he’s over 70, he’s standing there with…

Obama’s Political Accomplishments? [Crickets Chirp]

Perfectly stated by the gentlemen from Texas. What else needs to be said? Of course, now this same Chris Matthews (Left apologist and agenda jockey) has become devoted cheerleader for Obama in a very monogamously romantic way… remember, he “felt…

Good for Voight!

Here’s a link to his op-ed piece in the Washington Times that started all of this. Here’s an excerpt… The Democrats have targeted young people, knowing how easy it is to bring forth whatever is needed to program their minds.…

Obama’s Religious Roots Raise Questions

Obama speaking of his mother’s beliefs in The Pompous Agent of Fiction, er, The Audacity of Hope… “For my mother, organized religion too often dressed up closed-mindedness in the garb of piety, cruelty and oppression in the cloak of righteousness.…

The Diligent: Preserving Ground Zero

Two of the 9/11 victim family members fighting the liberal bureaucracy of NYC for the 9/11 Memorial were interviewed by a NY Times reporter (the reporter clearly being careful in this case because of the personal and touchy subject). Part…

Take Down The Bird Feeder

There’s an email illustrative story going around about immigration that I felt was well worth the post (no credit given because I can’t find the origin)… I bought a bird feeder. I hung it on my back porch and filled…

The Poor, Unions, and Barack’s Socialism

If unions existed to actually do what they claim, it wouldn’t be so bad. But the fact of the matter is that, these days, they exist simply to extort and postpone the inevitable free market. Scary thinking about wealth redistribution…

20k Terrorists in U.S., If You See Something Say Something

ACLU (best defined as Anti-Christian Liberals United) were caught surprised again by the truth when they tried to “scrap the terrorist watch list and take law enforcement’s eye off these potentially dangerous suspects.” Read the details here. Forced to defend…

McCain Puts “Kick Me” on Urkel Obama

McCain… “Fortunately, Sen. Obama failed, not our military. We rejected the audacity of hopelessness, and we were right. Violence in Iraq fell to such low levels for such a long time that Senator Obama, detecting the success he never believed…

Obama’s 26-year-old Speechwriter, No Wonder!

No wonder all of his speeches are shockingly naive and uninformed. I just stumbled on an article from back in January that Newsweek did on the 26-year-old toddler who writes Obama’s speeches, Jon Favreau (no, not that one). Not that…

Hard to Make Fun of Barry Obama? Nah.

There’s a surprisingly entertaining op-ed in the L.A. (Left Apologist) Times today by Joel Stein, about the wonder boy-nerd. I knew I was going to enjoy this one when he lobs the first volley… “…comedians have appeared on every news…

Al Gore Still Running Black Car & SUV Convoy

From Glenn Beck’s newsletter this morning… Al Gore recently gave a speech where the advertisements encouraged people to ride their bikes (in 90 degree heat) or take public transportation to get to the event. Gore, always looking to live out…

Who Really Cares, Right vs. Left in Charity & Service…

In “Who Really Cares: America’s Charity Divide – Who Gives, Who Doesn’t, and Why It Matters”, Arthur C. Brooks uses hard data to prove that, when it comes to charitable giving, conservatives – especially religious conservatives – are far more…

Socialist vs. Capitalist Systems, Great Old Clip

It’s strangely timely and relevant still today, right? I know what some will say… so let’s all say it together… The propaganda I agree with is good propaganda! But being one who cherishes the existence of absolute truth, there is…

Andrew Carnegie on Poverty

I recently read “The Gospel of Wealth”, and essay by Andrew Carnegie, and many quotes from it continue to resonate in my mind, to the point where I feel compelled to post some here. In just the introduction there are…

Katrina vs Iowa: Strong Contrast

There’s an interesting email going around lately. I don’t know the origin, but the message is spot on and should be considered by all. As you watch the coverage of the flooding in the Midwest, take notice of the following……

Obama’s Grand Energy Plan…

Here’s the word for word on his latest ad… On gas prices, John McCain’s part of the problem. He and Bush support a drilling plan that won’t produce a drop of oil for seven years. McCain will give more tax…

Kenyan Economist: Stop The Aid To Africa!

There’s a incredibly insightful article in Spiegel about the damage foreign aid brings to third world countries in very plain language. These are things I and others have been saying for years, but when you have an economist from Kenya…

Obama Would Remove DOMA

Read the article. Scary implications, and consequences far reaching, should the country fall sucker to the empty suit named “change”. One of the scarier passages… The absence of a federal law could mean that the more than 40 states that…

Ice Shelf As Altar: The Faith of the Faithless

Bret Stephens of the WSJ wrote a compelling piece on the most obvious issues with the global warming group-think. Here’s a taste… The Arctic ice cap may be thinning, but the extent of Antarctic sea ice has been expanding for…

Obama Truth Squads Suspend Free Speech in MO

Last Tuesday, CBS affiliate Channel 4 TV News in St. Louis reported that some Missouri sheriffs and prosecutors have formed a truth squad to target anyone who engages in misleading ad or statements about Senator Obama. Here’s the transcript of…