Day: January 22, 2013

Comment Doodlings: What does “Why to you Need that?” have to do with Freedom?

Over at Bloomberg, Ramesh Pnnuru has piece on “Sensible Gun Legislation”.  A ‘fair enough” piece that brings up some items that an uncle of one of the slain kids at Sandy Hook Elementary that included a legal requirement to report a imminent threat (or suffer jail time for remaining silent), a standard for how guns …

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No. Collectivism of the Obama brand cannot preserve Individual Liberty

Over at Townhall was a piece on a phrase from Obama’s 2nd Inaugural Address (a paeon to Progressivism – once again “repurposing language” to sound as if he agree with the Founding Fathers but absolutely up ending the original intent): “Preserving our individual liberties,” the President said, “ultimately requires collective action.” A phrase worthy of …

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Let’s look at the facts on gun control and the Second Amendment

This Editorial was featured on January 10, 2012 in the Derry News and again on January 13, 2012 in the Eagle Tribune and was written by me. Several weeks have passed since the horrid Newtown massacre where 20 small children were senselessly murdered. While their lifeless bodies still lay dead in Sandy Hook Elementary School and …

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Frack-Attack: Tonight The Premiere of ‘FrackNation’, By Ann and Phelim

Tonight, for those of you who get AXS-TV (Dish Network and some cable providers), there is the national premiere of ‘FrackNation’, the rebuttal by Phelim McAleer and Ann McElhinney of all the hysterical anti-energy “Crockumentaries’ by the Hollywood left, especially Josh Fox’s ‘Gasland’. If it lives up to their prior work, it will be well …

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The Ideological Left’s Equivalent of a Gold-Digging Trophy-Wife

I’ve been blogging this subject for years because at every opportunity Democrats (and a handful of Republicans) resurrect the notion that running a commuter rail line into and or up through the Nashua-Concord corridor would be good for something. That’s like saying “hey doc just leave the endoscope in my colon, that way the next …

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Painting A Picture About Machine Guns

“In every age the vilest specimens of human nature are to be found among demagogues.” —Thomas Babington Macaulay “New Hampshire has most machine guns per capita in the country” declared the Sunday Headline of Foster’s Daily Democrat.  Foster’s Jim Haddadin writes, “The number of automatic weapons in New Hampshire increased dramatically after 2010, according to federal firearms …

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