Category Archives: Voting

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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America Loses Power, Russia gets More


Forbes magazine named Russian President Vladimir Putin the most powerful man in the world on Wednesday, October 30th, ranking him ahead of U.S. President Obama. But Obama is a cute little President. As an introduction to what has been happening, here is a … Continue reading

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They “Negotiated” a Great Deal. Not!


Summation of Rant: It’s bad for America but great for President Obama & Co.  The End the Slowdown and Raise the Debt Ceiling Bill is now “the law of the land.” The Senate passed the bill (81 to 18 with more … Continue reading

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When things keep going wrong We should change how We deal with them


The Republican Party is broken. Its leadership has great difficulty doing anything beyond yielding to the Obama Machine. Can the party be fixed, or should it be put out of our misery. Here’s the RINO view: It hasn’t worked very well. … Continue reading

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Down the Rabbit Hole to ObamaLand


President Obama is the Queen of Hearts and RINOs are His tame flamingos. When Alice fell down a rabbit hole she encountered many odd creatures, including the Queen of Hearts who was fond of yelling “off with their Heads” and … Continue reading

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“Comprehensive” Immigration Reform and Severe Indigestion


Even First Lady Michelle would caution against consuming an entire ten course meal in one mouthful and direct instead that each bite be chewed separately and thoroughly, swallowed cautiously and then digested. Comprehensive immigration reform has more than ten courses, yet we are … Continue reading

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Keeping Freedom is, at least, as difficult as Getting it.


Without freedom, only willing slaves and their masters can be “happy.” Here is an excellent article by Daniel Greenfield reprinted at PA Pundits – International. He contends, What made the American Revolution unique was that its cause was not the mere transfer of … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Benjamin Carson, Conservatives, Edsel, Elections, Freedom, Government reliance, Governor Romney, Health Control, Liberals, Libruls, Obama, ObamaCare, Pelosi, Political class, Politics, Republicans, U.S. Military, United States, Voting | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

GOP Re-brands as the New Coke


Here is an excellent YouTube video by Bill Whittle of PJTV Afterburner. Mr. Whittle makes quite valid points and we — as well as the Grand Obsolete Party (GOP) — should take them (and him) seriously. Will the GOP do … Continue reading

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Those were the days.


Will anything of them remain? That’s up to us. On November 8th, the day after the election returns were known, The Mad Jewess posted this 1968 YouTube video. She wrote, “It is the song of the once great America, a … Continue reading

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We can Waste Time or to Begin to Solve our Problems.


There are many pleasant actions that can be taken that won’t do any good. There are others that might at least begin to do some good. These won’t do much good beyond diverting attention from our problems and maybe providing … Continue reading

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