Category Archives: Regulations

The European Union — a model for The United States of Obama?


Europe leads in the wrong directions. No it’s not funny, Mr. President. While watching this Pat Condell video posted nearly three years ago, consider the similarities and dissimilarities between Europe then and the United States of Obama now. The United … Continue reading

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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 , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Curse of Freedom — for the Governing Class


Curse or blessing? You decide, but results may differ in California and Texas. I hadn’t intended to post a second article today, but then I watched this Bill Whittle video and couldn’t resist. My wife, Jeanie, was raised in California … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Afterburner, Bill of Rights, Bill Whittle, California, Conservatives, Democracy, Democrats, Emasculation, Freedom, Government reliance, Law, Libruls, Obama, Orwell 1984, Owned by Government, Political Correctness, Politics, Principles, Regulations, Texas, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Analogies for ObamaScare — Another Rabid Rant


We must be really special to have the smartest person in the world in charge; or something. The people in charge of ObamaScare — and of the economy in general — are as intelligent and sophisticated as the financial experts … Continue reading

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The Bill of Rights and Constitutional Interpretation


Part III Part I dealt with guns and the Second Amendment. Part II dealt mainly with the First Amendment. This Part III looks at the origins and purposes of the Bill of Rights and questions the direction in which our … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Bill of Rights, Commerce Clause, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Court packing, Courts, Declaration of Independence, Democracy, Education, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Freedom of religion, Health Control, History, Ideology, Law, Law and Order, Obama, Politics, President Obama, Regulations, United States | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

President Obama to be Sworn in on January 21st. Please, no Swearing!


This is a guest post by my confidential White House informant, The Extraordinarily Honorable I.M. Totus, Teleprompter of the United States. Although not writing in his official capacity, he is uniquely familiar with happenings at the White House. As his … Continue reading

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Meet President Obama’s Special Economic Adviser.


She was little known before her appearance on a local radio call-in program. Classical economic theory is based largely on principles of causation and assumptions of rational behavior coupled with the free flow of information and minimal governmental interference. Under … Continue reading

Posted in Conservatives, Deer crossings, Democracy, Democrats, Economics, Elections, Gasoline, Government reliance, Humor, Idiocy, Nonsense, Obama, Oil, Politics, Presidential Debates, Regulations, Satire, Snark, Uncertainty, United States | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Economic Theory, Reality and President Obama


Dangerous disconnects and hatred are endemic. When in college, I majored in economics and enrolled in the honors program. That required that I write a paper on an aspect of economics. My field was micro-economics, how business works, and I … Continue reading

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EPA to issue New Safety Rules for U.S. Flags


Top news of the day from CONS (Combined Obama News Services): United States flags must be safe for all. Due to reports that an innocent Pakistani youth was mortally sickened by toxic fumes from a United States flag while peacefully … Continue reading

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Thank you, Government, for permitting success. Or something.


I was going to re-blog an article written by Mike at Make an Effort.¬† I agree with what he said there. However, when I got to writing a short comment for the re-blog it quickly got too long.¬† So, here … Continue reading

Posted in Administrative Agencies, Campaign contributions, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Corruption, Culture, Democracy, Elections, Facts, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Health Control, Hipocratic Oath, History, Internet, Law, Limitation on Authority, Meddling, Money, New Deal, Obama, Opinion, Political class, Politics, Regulations, Role Models, Society, the Basics, United States | Tagged , , | 15 Comments