Wednesday, January 2, 2013

So, what’s the reaction been to the gun grabbers? Lots! – Part II

by Skip January 2, 2013

Rassmussen is reporting that MORE guns in schools are the right way to go: Fifty-four percent (54%) of American adults would feel safer if their child’s school had an armed security guard. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just 26% would feel safer if their child attended a school where no adults […]

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YAY! I am vindicated! Pass that pint of Ben and Jerry’s right on over

by Skip January 2, 2013

Even better if it’s “Chocolate Therapy” for desert.  I’ll take the Prime Rib Medium please….: In a review of almost 100 past studies covering nearly three million people, researchers found that being overweight or slightly obese was linked to about a 6 percent lower risk of dying, compared to people considered “normal weight.“ Being severely […]

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So, what’s the reaction been to the gun grabbers? Lots!

by Skip January 2, 2013

Once the horror of the tragedy of Sandy Hook set in, the two sets of folks I figured would appear right away, did.  The gun grabber group are certainly not letting a crisis / tragedy go to waste – tomorrow, the Chiefest one will be unveiling the details of her legislature tomorrow (via her past […]

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Finally, Frank decides to listen.

by Skip January 2, 2013

I have been ragging on Frank Guinta since he voted to support the first Continuing Resolution that raised the debt limit (and did not stand with the Patriots who said “No” as in “no more spending” and “this  is not how we fund Government).   And then duplicated it again with the second Continuing Resolution.  And […]

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Excuse me, Miss Sullivan….

by Susan Olsen January 2, 2013

…about that editorial….the girls over at www.icanhasacheeseburger.com said ‘Yo!’. H/T icanhascheeseburger.com

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NH House A Gun Free Zone

by Steve MacDonald January 2, 2013

By a vote of 196 to 153, the New Hampshire House voted to make their little corner of heaven a gun free zone.  Six (r)epublicans voted with the Democrats to ban citizens from carrying firearms in Representatives Hall and the House gallery.   Belknap County – Dennis Fields, Sanborton Carroll County – Karel Crawford, Center […]

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Democrat Terie Norelli Brings Civility To the New Hampshire House?

by Steve MacDonald January 2, 2013

Get a load of this. It is part of a quote from an elected member of the New Hampshire House. “What we can do is make the environment here so unwelcoming that some will choose not to come, and some may actually leave.  One way is to pass measures that will restrict freedoms that they […]

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Extremist Circumstances

by Steve MacDonald January 2, 2013

Being a part time ‘hobby blogger’ who REALLY LIKES their hobby, I try to do more than is humanly possible.  (Yes, despite being a Conservative, I am also human).  One of the inhumanly impossible things I like to try to do but often fail (see also only ever did once last year that I can […]

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“Trained experts with guns.” I dissent.

by Tim Condon January 2, 2013

There’s an email going around about a foiled mass-killing in San Antonio that occurred a few days after the Sandy Hook massacre. There’s something about it I don’t like….

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Watt The CFL Is Going On Here?

by Steve MacDonald January 2, 2013

While the total ban on incandescents was averted the old reliable ‘heat-ball’ is still nearing extinction in the US.  When we rang in this new year, January 1st 2013 began the ban on the 75 Watt incandescent bulb.  It may no longer be produced or sold once supplies run out.  It’s smaller cousins will not […]

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Notable Quote – Thomas Jefferson

by Skip January 2, 2013

“The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.” -Thomas Jefferson, Founding Father   (Er, that would be OUR Government)

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How The Deal Went Down, And Some Charts From Heritage

by Mike January 2, 2013

Official photos can be funny – this was snapped shortly after the deal went down… My colleagues have already covered some of the numbers, but Heritage has a nice digest, and some charts showing the pain caused by Obamacare taxes starting today – Happy New Year! Unless you slept through the entire day, you probably […]

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