Category Archives: Constitution

Bundy Ranch: the “truth” shall make you . . . ?


The reports, such as they are, from the Bundy Ranch have been confusing. The Feds have contributed to the dearth of verifiable information, suggesting that there are things it would be inconvenient for us to know. I don’t know what’s … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Abuse of Power, Administrative Agencies, Apathy, Army, BLM, Brain washing, Civil War, Conservatives, Conspiracy theories, Constitution, Corruption, Cows, Democracy, Democrats, Department of Domestic Tranquility (DDT), Duty, Executive Decree, Fantasy, fear, Federal Agencies, Free Press, Freedom, Good stuff for everone free, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Gun control, Ideology, Law and Order, Libruls, Media, Military, Nanny state, Obama, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, ObamaCare, Owned by Government, Politics, Power, Protests, Reality, Right Wing, States' Rights, U.S. Military, United States of Obama, War on antisocial conduct | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Obama in Blunderland


During her visit to Wonderland, Alice had odd reactions to the weird things she experienced. Is President Obama trying to best her? The critters Alice met and spoke with in Wonderland made no sense at all. Neither did her responses. … Continue reading

Posted in Atomic bomb, Choom gang, Climate change, Constitution, Executive Decree, Fantasy, Freedom, Health Control, Insanity, Israel, Jonathan Turley, Khamenei, Law, Legislation, Libruls, Lies, Middle East, Netanyahu, Nonsense, Obama, Obama's America Now, ObamaCare, P5+1, Palestine, Palestinian Authority, Reality, Snark, Street drugs, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

What happened to the American Dream?


Is the American Dream becoming her nightmare? Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness property were once major components of a widely held American dream. We were to be in control of our own lives, with liberty to pursue by … Continue reading

Posted in Apathy, Bill of Rights, Bill Whittle, Conservatives, Constitution, Culture, Declaration of Independence, Democracy, Education, Elections, Freedom, Frog in hot water, Government reliance, Health Control, History, Integrity, Left, Libruls, Obama Dream Order, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, Owned by Government, Political Correctness | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Ideology vs. reason and a constitutional crisis


Most sentient humans have ideological beliefs. When they become acceptable substitutes for rational thought they can be pernicious. Jonathan Turley, whom I consider a liberal in the old-fashioned sense and not what I refer to as a “librul,” today testified before … Continue reading

Posted in Bill of Rights, Campaign contributions, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Continuing resolution, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Elections, Executive Decree, Federal budget, Freedom, Global tax, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, History, Holder, Ideology, Illegal immigration, Integrity, Jonathan Turley, Law, Law and Order, Lawyers, Left, Legislation, Liberals, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Nanny state, Obama, Obama Dream Order, ObamaCare, Owned by Government, Regulations, Religion, States' Rights, Taxing powers, the Basics, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

President Obama will issue an executive decree telling Iran what to do


The P5+1 deal with Iran, like ObamaCare and other laws of the land, means whatever He said (or may have meant to say) it means. As noted here and elsewhere, the P5+1 deal with Iran may not appear facially to provide for … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Atomic bomb, Boehner, CNN, Commander in Chief, Congress, Constitution, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Democrats, Don't Ask Don't Tell, Elections, Executive Decree, Humor, Iran, Islamic rage, Israel, John Kerry, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Middle East, Nuclear weapon test, Obama, Obama's America, Obama's America Now, P5+1, Peace, Peace in our time, Republicans, Sanctions, Satire, TOTUS, Unified State of Obama, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Should we have another party before giving American away?


The Republican and Democrat parties seem essentially to have merged. Here’s a link to an article about Venezuelan politics by Daniel Duquenal. As far as I am aware, he is the only English language blogger still in Venezuela. In I … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Democracy, Democrats, Economics, Frog in hot water, GOP rebrands, Government reliance, Illegal immigration, Law, Law and Order, Legalization, Legislation, Obama, Obama Dream Order, Obama's America Now, ObamaCare, Political class, Republican establishment, Republicans, Right Wing, RINOs, TEA Groups, the Basics, Unified State of Obama, White House | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Happy Birthday, General Lee


This is a “revised and extended” re-post of an article I wrote in 2011 to mark an anniversary of General Lee’s death. It celebrates instead the two hundred and seventh anniversary of his birth on January 19, 1807, a happier … Continue reading

Posted in Civil War, Constitution, English language, Obama, Obama's America, Robert E. Lee, States' Rights | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Herd behavior, political correctness and our Republic


Groups of people often emulate flocks of sheep. Sheep are not politically correct, but political correctness appears to be a subset of herd behavior. In October of 2012 I wrote that Political Correctness is a Communicable Disease. Political correctness (also … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016, Apathy, Benjamin Franklin, Bill of Rights, Bill Whittle, Common Core, Conservatives, Constitution, Culture, Democracy, Democrats, Duty, Elections, Executive Decree, Freedom, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Gun control, Health Control, Hillsdale College, History, Honor, Integrity, Jonathan Turley, Law and Order, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Meddling, Media, Nanny state, Obama, Obama's America, ObamaCare, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Society, States' Rights, Unified State of Obama, United States, Voting | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

One small step for income equality — a modest proposal


If we are to achieve President Obama’s fantasy of more income equality, let’s  start with our CongressCritters. Movement toward income equality — for those who work productively and for those who don’t — is generally a bad idea. The result … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Abuse of Power, Bo, Congress, Constitution, Discrimination, Economics, Elections, Equality, Federal budget, Libruls, New Deal, Obama, Political class, Politics, Vacation | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Just one more Comprehensive Law is all that we need


Our CongressCritters work too hard, sacrificing time and other resources they need to raise funds and to campaign for perpetual reelection. Here is the solution. It may be the last, and the shortest, piece of legislation enacted in recent memory … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Abuse of Power, Administrative Agencies, Congress, Constitution, Courts, Debt limit, Democrats, Elections, Executive Decree, Federal Agencies, Legislation, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Nanny state, New Deal, Obama, Obama Dream Order, Obama's America, ObamaCare, Politics, Satire, States' Rights, Supreme Court, the Basics, Unified State of Obama | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments