Category Archives: Limitation on Authority

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

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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

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Venezuela is a Horrid Mess and it’s getting Worse


It’s a shame, because Venezuela is a beautiful country. However, both stuff and freedom are in short supply and there appears to be more interest in stuff than in freedom, My wife and I arrived at a splendid marina, Mare … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Chavez, Constitution, Corruption, Cuba, Culture, Democracy, Economics, Education, Freedom, Ideology, Law and Order, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Venezuela | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

National Suffocation by Bureauracy


It’s been coming for a long time, but during the Obama Administration it may have peaked. I doubt that but hope it will soon. Although President Obama has done much to promote national suffocation by bureaucracy, an article at National Review … Continue reading

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A Modest Proposal for Really Comprehensive Legislation


We have had comprehensive legislation on medical care and immigration reform. Comprehensive is “Good.” Reform is “Good.” So let’s do it right! And, of course, turn about is fair play. The beauty of comprehensive legislation is that nobody knows what’s … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Cabinet offices, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Courts, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Economics, Elections, Executive Decree, Federal budget, Fiscal Cliff, Foreign aid, Freedom, Fruitcakes, Government reliance, Health Control, Illegal immigration, Jimmy Buffett, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Obama, Obama Dream Order, ObamaCare, Owned by Government, Political class, Politics, Republicans, United States | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Happy Independence Day! Independence from What and for Whom?


The United States of Obama are becoming a failed, divided third world nation. Colonel West refers to the Declaration of Independence as the Declaration of Vigilance. I agree. Dependence on “public servants” who seek their own independence from the law and from … Continue reading

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Government Snooping, ObamaCare and Abortion


Back when I was in law school, The Bramble Bush was required reading for a course on jurisprudence. The preface included this from  Mother Goose Rhymes. There was a man in our town, And he was wondrous wise; He jumped into a brier bush, … Continue reading

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The Good Guys are Losing. Why?


Can’t we just wait for heroes to save us? That’s easy but won’t work. A fascinating article titled The Good Guys are Not Coming to Save Us was posted on April 23rd at Free-Man’s Perspective. The first paragraph observes, A lot of Americans … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Administrative Agencies, Allen West, Benghazi, Biden, Cancer, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Courts, Democracy, Education, Executive Decree, Free Press, Freedom, Good stuff for everone free, Government reliance, Gun control, Health Control, History, Law and Order, Limitation on Authority, Media, Obama, Political class, United States, White House | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

UN Sponsored ITU Internet Takeover Bid


This article was first posted on February 6th at Wanderings of the Mind, a blog by David A. Bandel. I first met David when he was the technical guru at a local internet service provider in Chiriqui Province, Panama, then … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Bill of Rights, Congress, Constitution, Democracy, Economics, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Idiocy, Internet, Law, Limitation on Authority, Media, Panama, Politics, United States | Tagged | 5 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

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Administrative Agencies, Climate change, Congress, Constitution, Debt limit, Declaration of Independence, Democracy, Democrats, Dep't of Information, Economics, Education, Executive Decree, free speech, Freedom, Government reliance, Insanity, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Media, Military, Obama, Political Correctness, Politics, Regulations, Satire, States' Rights, the Basics, TOTUS, United States | Tagged , , | 3 Comments