Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Add on thought from my previous post – whose really is kidding who?

by Skip December 18, 2012

The Fiscal Cliff – such a crisis.  A man-made crisis created by Politicians that had 10 years to defuse it (the expiration of the Bush era tax cuts).  It does have real consequences – and in the end, won’t solve the two biggest problems we have: a $16 Trillion debt and that we are adding […]

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Boffo! Boehner & Boys are really burnishing the Repub Brand!

by Skip December 18, 2012

And the Establishment wonders why the Republican approval rating in Congress is at an all time low?  And that’s with the general population – imagine what it is with HIGH-information Right of Center folks watching Boehner’s climbing a thousand foot ladder on his knees to get Obama’s and Reid’s approval?  Thus far, what has all […]

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Michigan Right To Work…Voters Set The Stage

by Steve MacDonald December 18, 2012

Lee Stranahan has a nice Graphic that gives us a view of how voters in Michigan sent a signal to their state representatives. In a state Obama won easily by 9 points, a ballot measure to make collective barging a constitutional right in that state failed by 15 points.  Stranhan suggests that the confluence of […]

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Univ RI Professor Erik Loonis- Oops, Sorry, He Spells it Loomis

by Steve MacDonald December 18, 2012

There is so much hate and vulgarity spewing from the Twitter account of University or Rhode Island professor Erik Loomis that I am reluctant to post any of it here.  But I have no objection to you going here to see for yourself. Let me just prepare you.  University professor.  Anti second amendment.  Newtown.  Hate.  […]

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Notable quote:

by Tim Condon December 18, 2012

“Nothing appeals to intellectuals more than the feeling that they represent ‘the people.’ Nothing, as a rule, is further from the truth.”  —Author and historian Paul Johnson. Just a thought.

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A Conservative Solution to The Public School Lunch Circular Firing Squad

by Steve MacDonald December 18, 2012

Federal mandates made school lunches cost more and forced foods into them most kids don’t care for so the Derry School District Lunch program is pondering why overall receipts are down. “The food service numbers are significantly less on student sales,” Simard said. She said the food services department is still working to determine the […]

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Notable Quote – George Will: observation and advice to Progressives

by Skip December 18, 2012

Many liberals who, with solemn self-congratulation, call themselves “pro-choice” become testy when the right to choose is not confined to choosing to kill unborn babies. They say the right to choose is not progressive when it enables parents to choose their children’s schools or permits workers to choose not to fund unions’ political advocacy. Democrats […]

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The Ten-Piece McNugent

by Steve MacDonald December 18, 2012

I often have passing thoughts for which there is no suitable blog in which to fit them.  This is one of those. Introducing the Ten Piece McNugent. Made from the freshest venison, elk, caribou, mountain lion, wild turkey, or any number of other beasts.  There’s really no way to know.  The only guarantee we can […]

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