Monday, December 3, 2012

Bloggers on the Right picking the Right’s best columnists

by Skip December 3, 2012

From John Hawkins who has done yet another one of his RightWingNews polling of Right-side bloggers!  Top folks are the folks I enjoy the most: 6) Walter Williams 5) Jonah Goldberg 4) Ann Coulter 3) Victor Davis Hanson 2) Thomas Sowell 1) Mark Steyn Kudos to NH’s own Mark Steyn for ending up on top! […]

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Blogline of the Day from Brad Thor

by Skip December 3, 2012

Actually a tweet: Obama like angry spouse who wants everything: house, car, kids, & only scorched earth for other side. Did we have a divorce or an election? concerning the Fiscal Cliff – he wants everything or a tantrum he throws. As I have said before – he cannot govern, he can and only be […]

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Andrew Hemingway for NH GOP Chair

by Skip December 3, 2012

As reported here and here, grassroots activist Andrew Hemingway has decided to challenge the Establishment candidate, Jennifer Horn.  If you are looking for more information, he has a Facebook page up here.  In fact, he is planning a reach out tonite via Facebook: Dear Concerned Republicans,  Today has been an exciting day for the future […]

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Ayotte Leads Measure To Block Gitmo Transfers to US Soil

by Steve MacDonald December 3, 2012

New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte sponsored a measure that would (again) prevent any funding from being used to transfer Gitmo detainees to US Soil.  The measure passed the Senate 54 -41.   (More at Hot Air) Michelle Malkin has some details here about how the Administration is still attempting to make their dream a reality despite […]

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Talk About Having No Idea What A Conservative Is… (Updated Again & Bumped)

by Steve MacDonald December 3, 2012

John B. Heroux is reported to be a resident of Bedford, New Hampshire, and a chronic contributor to the Union Leader Editorial page (if Google can be trusted), but he has absolutely no idea what a conservative is.  In his recent “Your Turn” contribution to the public discourse (Union Leader) he starts with this: The […]

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Surprise! Real U.S. national debt is $86.8 trillion.

by Tim Condon December 3, 2012

I swear. The Wall Street Journal has better letters-to-the-editor than any other newspaper. Sometimes they educate all by themselves. For instance, here are comments on a piece about our real national debt being over $85 TRILLION, not the measly $16 trillion obediently reported by the media: From George Leef in Raleigh, North Carolina:

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So What If It’s Technically Impossible to Administer…

by Steve MacDonald December 3, 2012

New Hampshire Democrats are ready to get serious about legislating matters that are important to New Hampshire’s future…so hey, how about we try to pass a perfume ban? (For state employees). The important point to remember here isn’t that  a perfume ban was brought up in the last legislature and failed, and it is not […]

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Notable Quote: Harvey Mansfield – On Goodness and Justice

by Steve MacDonald December 3, 2012

“…goodness or justice in our country is not merely the transfer of resources to the poor and vulnerable. We have to take measures to teach the poor and vulnerable to become a little more independent and to prize independence, and not just live for a government check. That means self-government within each self, and where […]

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“Jennifer Horn – Wayne MacDonald in a Skirt?” or even more derogatory “Jennifer has a bus – just like Obama’s”

by Skip December 3, 2012

Skirt.  This reminded me of something that happened when Jack Kimball was running for NH GOP Chair There is a crying need for revised American (and Israeli) military doctrine in the face of enemies who hide behind women’s skirts Associated Sidenote: I also note with disdain from this morning’s WMUR Channel 9’s Closeup interview with […]

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