Monday, January 14, 2013

Hmm, is it legal for Illinois legislators to make US Currency illegal? And register your gold purchases?

by Skip January 14, 2013

What ever happened to: THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER FOR ALL DEBTS, PUBLIC AND PRIVATE A most disturbing post over at Zero Hedge – Illinois legislators think that gold is about on par with guns – you have to register your purchase and you cannot pay in cash (SB3144).  It’s sorta like, well, they want […]

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Useful Idiots…. OR First Amendment, Second Amendment

by Mike January 14, 2013

Pete, DaTechGuy, posted a piece today entitled “2nd Amendment, 1st Amendment it’s all the same…” which lamented that the press doesn’t get it with regard to Obama’s threat to curtail gun rights, and asks if one amendment is no longer sacrosanct, what about the others? I say that these folks are just today’s version of […]

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Paint and fireworks: what could go wrong (in Slo-Mo)?

by Skip January 14, 2013

We’ve been doing a LOT of talking about things that go boom – not just because they go boom but for the underlying reason we need them: protection against the real reason why the Second Amendment exists: tyrannical government.  But sometimes, stuff that goes boom is good, if for no other reason that its FUN! […]

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Notable Quote – B.W. Hughes, Jr

by Skip January 14, 2013

On The Rule of Law: So few young people today understand that the rule of law is the precondition of an ordered society in which free men and women act in liberty. It is no overstatement to say that, without the rule of law, we cannot have liberty, and that this is a truth, not […]

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A Federal “Assault Weapons” Buy-Back Program

by Rick Olson January 14, 2013

“Even if I want to take (guns) away, I don’t have the votes in Congress,’’—Barack Hussein Obama During his press conference today, President Obama spoke briefly of a Tax

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Guns or no guns; no safety or plenty safe?

by Skip January 14, 2013

(H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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DataPoint: Americans Buy Enough Guns in Last Two Months to Outfit the Entire Chinese and Indian Armies

by Skip January 14, 2013

From my friend Jim Hoft at Gateway Pundit (have to admit, great title – and doesn’t this make Schumer just a tad too late?):

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Thanks, Jeanne Shaheen – for raising our healthcare costs TWICE!

by Skip January 14, 2013

Health-insurance premiums have been rising—and consumers will experience another series of price shocks later this year when some see their premiums skyrocket thanks to the Affordable Care Act, aka ObamaCare. We’ve already seen a lot of premium hikes – mine as gone up 20% this year.  And now, it’s going to get worse?  Glad to […]

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Jonah caught the stupid point – ignored the far more important point

by Skip January 14, 2013

Far be it for me to correct NRO’s Jonah Goldberg, best selling author of TWO books on Progressives (“Tyranny of Cliches” & “Liberal Fascism“) when commenting on something in the news, but I think he went for the “ha-ha” and missed the “ewwww”:  From the Washington Post’s profile of Bloomberg: NEW YORK — Michael Bloomberg, […]

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Such a media hound, this US Senator Chuckie Schumer

by Skip January 14, 2013

And acting like a Ruler that issues decrees instead of a Servant-Leader, too: NEW YORK — Sen. Charles Schumer says retailers that sell assault weapons should stop offering them for purchase while Congress discusses gun regulation legislation. Schumer on Sunday released a letter he sent to major retailers asking for a voluntary moratorium. The New […]

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More Scared Shurtleff

by Susan Olsen January 14, 2013

Though I suspect this young lady is not.  

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Rep. Cynthia Chase, please call your therapist.

by Tim Condon January 14, 2013

You’ll need it when you see this great article in Forbes magazine about Freestater real estate agent and NH State Rep. Mark Warden. Heh!   :——)   <—Republican elephant smiley face with a long trunk.

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New Hampshire Democrats Propose Passing the Highest Beer Tax in New England

by Steve MacDonald January 14, 2013

Whenever you are sitting with ‘friends,” talking about what you could do to help create jobs and improve the economy in New Hampshire, I bet one of the first things you think of is instituting the highest beer tax in all of New England, right? Well if you happen to be a New Hampshire Democrat […]

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Irony?

by Steve MacDonald January 14, 2013

If you gave Exxon Mobil an army, the ability to print their own currency, the power of taxation, the ability to set national energy policy, and executive authority to enforce it, what do you think might happen? If Democrats are to be believed they would do with oil and gas what Barack Obama and the […]

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“Gun Nuts” To The Rescue…

by Rick Olson January 14, 2013

“These people protected me when I couldn’t protect myself..” —Kevin Dorsey, Houston Robbery Victim, rescued by armed citizens. “I don’t believe in guns,” said Kevin Dorsey, who found himself suddenly the victim of an armed robbery in Houston’s Hermann Park neighborhood. “I don’t own a gun,” Dorsey added.   But Kevin Dorsey was one of the few […]

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Notable Quote: Their Faith is in The Legislator, Ours is in Mankind

by Steve MacDonald January 14, 2013

I am, I confess, one of those who think that choice and impulse ought to come from below and not from above, from the citizen and not from the legislator; and the opposite doctrine appears to me to tend to the destruction of liberty and of human dignity. But by a deduction as false as […]

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Journal News Gun Permit Map May Be Reaping Results

by Rick Olson January 14, 2013

“There is one other business where the customer is always wrong and that’s the media.”  —Rush Limbaugh In the wake of the Journal News Publishing names and addresses of Gun owners, providing an interactive map, White Plains Police Department report that one of those published gun owners had a break-in Saturday night while the homeowner […]

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“Remember When Ray Buckley Handed Craig Benson a Person of the Year Award”

by Steve MacDonald January 14, 2013

Bipartisanship: When a Democrat lets a Republican do something no Democrat would ever do in Return. Candidate for NH-GOP Chairman Jennifer Horn is slated to hand (now ex) Governor John Lynch the Salvation Army’s Person of the Year Award in February.  If she is elected to the position she will be giving the award–to a […]

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Bwaahaha!

by Susan Olsen January 14, 2013

The George and Barack show!    

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Planned Parenthood to Abort ‘Pro-Choice’ Label

by Steve MacDonald January 14, 2013

Who says you can’t teach old abortionists new tricks? It took years for Planned Parenthood to realize that “pro-choice’ wasn’t holding water for the majority of Americans because in the vast majority of cases, those advocating the “pro-choice” position showed disdain for those “choosing” NOT to have an abortion and they did nothing to encourage […]

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Storm Troopers

by Susan Olsen January 14, 2013

H/T The Looking Spoon

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