Sunday, January 20, 2013

Once There Was This “Republican…For Seven Years”

by Rick Olson January 20, 2013

“The road to truth is long, and lined the entire way with annoying bastards.” —Alexander Jablokov Once upon a time, There was this Filthy rich Democrat who aspired to public office. Not just any public office, but Mayor for the city of New York. So in 2001 this filthy rich Democrat changed his party affiliation to […]

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Data Point: Democrats beware – 2 of 3 Americans believe Second Amendment is to protect Freedom

by Skip January 20, 2013

“A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the People to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” …and not just the “hide the truth” by gun controllers that it is for “hunting, sport, and self-defense”.  Rasmussen has the data (emphasis mine): 65% of American Adults […]

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New Hampshire House Democrat Respect & Civility Alert! – an update via interviews

by The Editors January 20, 2013

And to a degree, an apology for this late update.  After Steve put up this post concerning the total LACK of Democrat civility by David Miller (D-Rochester): Today’s Respect and Civility Award goes to David P. Miller D- Rochester. He’s made it his mission to harass a Republican rep who sits near him because he […]

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“Come and Take them” – a “Line in the Granite” rally to tell NH Legislators just that

by Skip January 20, 2013

Tom’s post has the link to what the Greek actually means, when first spoken at Thermopylae when the Spartan 300 held off the Persian  (English comes close with Molon Labe) armies that outnumbered them hundreds to one.   On January 31 (Thursday, 12 noon) there will be another assemblage of those willing to stand up […]

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NHFC’s response to the Democrat / Progressive gun grabbing actions

by Skip January 20, 2013

We here at GraniteGrok are fortunate to be in contact with a lot of the Liberty and Freedom groups here in NH  – the NH Firearms Coalition is one of them.  Today, we have added our names to this Letter: The National Coalition to Stop the Gun Ban, of which NHFC is a founding member […]

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Is the NHACP going to repeat their Chicken Little routine again?

by Skip January 20, 2013

In the last session, the NH Associations of Chiefs of Police (NHACP) decided that legislation that more fully allowed NH Citizens to realize their Natural Right to self-defense and lobbied the legislators (I do wonder if that would be legal – I seem to remember that association dues like this are paid out of property […]

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We Warn and Warn and Warn. The Pimps Ignore. Now, the Pimps Pay!

by Scott Morales January 20, 2013

We’ve warned and received derision and dismissal in response.  We’ve argued and received denouncements and sardonic denials. Our claims were decried and characterized as far right paranoid fantasy. We’ve been told that our observation of what happens with Big Gov are delusional scare tactics and are meant to instill a Mad Max world type fear […]

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There are Thousands of Left Wing Ironies in the Naked City…This is Just One of Them.

by Steve MacDonald January 20, 2013

If Governor Cuomo was Veruca Salt would it sound like this…”I want the stricter gun legislation  now Daddy!” Well he got it, and the State of New York’s Blue-Print, fast tracked gun legislation is the poster child for the “we must do something now” crowd and exemplifies–unintentionally I might add–the kind of “equality” progressives believe […]

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Competition Shooter Jessie Duff Takes Us To School

by Steve MacDonald January 20, 2013

Nothing puts a debate about firearms into perspective like holes in sheet metal.  So here is professional shooter Jessie Duff showing us what kind of damage you can do with various weapons to make a point.  That the lefts caterwauling has no point.   H/T Laura Rambeau Lee – Right-Reason.com

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Honesty – the real reason why Neal Boortz retired from radio? “Who is John Galt?”

by Skip January 20, 2013

I have listened to him on WSB a number of times and often stop by his website.  Well, this Libertarian has retired “early” according to some; he says that the reason is “because I can”.  However, at the end of his “retirement post” is this: Obama is a destroyer. A sneering, menacing, arrogant destroyer – […]

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Blogline of the Day – on education

by Skip January 20, 2013

Any parent who sends their kids to public schools should understand that they are sanctioning the long term abuse of their own child. Sit them down in front of a computer screen loaded up with Khan Academy courses. They’ll end up healthier, happier, better adjusted, better educated, and far, far more safe. Nobody ever got […]

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Joe Biden: “If it only saves one life!” 12 year old shoots adult home invader in self-defense

by Skip January 20, 2013

BRYAN COUNTY, OK–A day off for fall break was anything but relaxing for a 12-year old Bryan County girl, when an intruder broke into her home on Michael Avenue. Deputies say, the girl was home alone when a man she’d never seen before, rang the front doorbell. They say when no one answered the door, […]

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Why Liberals hate homeschooling & gun control

by Skip January 20, 2013

(H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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A real life “Life of Julia” – save me, Government, from myself!

by Skip January 20, 2013

“A FEW years ago, I awoke at 2:30 a.m. to more than a “rapping, rapping at my chamber door.” It was a full-force pounding of a body trying to break into my little house in Washington, D.C. It was the sound and scenario that, as a single woman living alone, I feared more than spiders […]

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Data Point – NRA Popularity

by Skip January 20, 2013

I point out that the approval rate of Congress is less than a colonoscopies at (31 – 58%).  The approval rate for Obama is 52% (H/T: Gallup)

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A thought on a Cocktail Tax – what do Individuals owe to the Collective?

by Skip January 20, 2013

Steve, as always, has a unique take on this Cocktail Tax being proposed by a study New Futures.  Bottom line – a new tax to be levied against individuals for the collective cost of $1.15 Billion (and $251 million in direct social costs to the State) for the effects of over drinking (a “per-drink alcohol […]

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