Category Archives: Campaign contributions

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

Let’s Go No More a Rovin with Karl Rove.


The verb “to rove” has a lot to do with Karl Rove and with what he is trying — successfully — to do for to the Republican Party. A short history of Carl Rove is provided here. I won’t repeat … Continue reading

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Can we Dumb things down Enough?


Arguments that appeal to reason rarely appeal to emotion. Nor do they appeal to uninformed voters who are not interested. Can we have better informed and more rational voters? Democrats realize that rational thought does not appeal to many voters … Continue reading

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Team Obama has Spent so much that it has to Keep Begging for More.


The Obama Campaign has been run like the United States of Obama. Yesterday, I received just one measly begging e-mail from the Obama campaign. Starting to feel left out, I have already received three today, each slightly different from the … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Advertising, Begging, Campaign contributions, Democrats, Economics, Elections, Money, Obama, Opinion, Politics, Power Line, Romney, United States | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

President Obama’s Negotiations Avoided Storm Damage.


The World’s smartest and firmest negotiator, President Obama has already secured agreements to spare critical metropolitan areas from significant damage due to Hurricane Sandy. President Obama, having previously demonstrated his superb negotiating skills in causing The Seas to halt their … Continue reading

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Business Should be cautious about taking the Obama Administration’s advice on the WARN act.


Want to violate the law? Yes! Enjoy paying for advice from your attorney? NO! Then Follow the Administration’s advice and just say Yes! It’s no Big F***** Big deal and Somebody Else will pay. Maybe. A legal blog that I … Continue reading

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President Obama Presents Vision for America, Media go Racist.


He needs all the help he can get. And lots more. The “principled” media lost all sense of racial sensitivity and real bipartisanship as they reported on President Obama’s incredible debate performance last night. Their reports damned his performance by … Continue reading

Posted in Begging, Brutality, Campaign contributions, Choom gang, Democracy, Democrats, Dep't of Information, Elections, Governor Romney, Health Control, Humility, Humor, Obama, ObamaCare, Opinion, Politics, Racism, Romney, Satire, Snark, Torture, United States, White House | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Is there a way to win the hearts and minds of ObamaVoters?


If so, we need to find it very soon NOW. I am posting this before tonight’s debate because I don’t think that will cause much change for the better. I hope I am wrong. An article at PJ Tatler on … Continue reading

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Humor, Polls, News and Confirmation Bias


We tend to accept as factual whatever we want to believe and reject the rest. Jim Geraghty’s Morning Jolt today had a piece about reactions to a satirical post by Roger¬† Simon (not Roger L. Simon of PJ Media) stating … Continue reading

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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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