Sunday, February 10, 2013

Another stupid TV anchor – one of the MSM’s finest sounds a bit off key.

by Skip February 10, 2013

Progressives – the ones that claim that they are the reality based ones that are science oriented.  Well, Steve’s got the CNN looney bird that thinks approaching asteroids are due to our so-called “global warming” – her exclamation had to be both reality and scientifically based, eh?  And now, MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell decides to lend […]

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Palate Cleanser #2 – Can you serve table tennis this fast?

by Skip February 10, 2013

I used to play a lot of table tennis (“ping-pong”) quite a bit in college in the dorm as there were a lot of Chinese students coming over.  No, I didn’t win hardly ever against these guys – they humored me.  At some point, I started to actually win some points (vs them just really […]

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Palate Cleanser – Rube’s coming to breakfast??

by Skip February 10, 2013

Right from the chicken to the pancake plate! How can you NOT like Rube-Goldberg devices with genuine NH maple syrup? (H/T: Instapundit)

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The Obligatory Northeast Snowfall Timelapse Video

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2013

For those of you not yet weary of reports about “the big snowstorm” in the Northeast, here’s a time-lapse video from Hartford CT. Just for contrast, we got about 18″ where I live in Southern New Hampshire, some places–not that far from me–got two feet; these folks got a tiny bit more.

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Now I’m Not Alone…In Wondering About DHS Stockpiling Ammo.

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2013

Back on Februry 7th I speculated… If you are the government, and you want to hamstring gun owners whom you object to, why not buy massive quantities of ammunition to both drive up the price and corner the supply?  If no one else can get it or afford it, you–by default–not only have more of […]

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This is just Cool…

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2013

Make sure you stick it out, it’s worth it. H/T Mashable

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Iran’s New Stealth Fighter – So Stealthy It’s As If It Doesn’t Even Exist

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2013

Iran announced that it had entered the Stealth Fighter club with the introduction of the Quaher 313.  But after reviewing the pictures provided by the Iranian Government and FARS news agency the Fighter Jet enthusiasts agree with King Arthur’s trusty steed,  ‘It’s only a model.’ From John Reed at Foriegn Policy Magazine (Free Subscription Required): […]

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We Play Both Kinds of Stupid Here…Global and Warming.

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2013

I was once at a wedding reception waaaayyyyy up in Maine.  My then “girlfriend”–not quite yet my current wife of 18 years–went up and asked the DJ what kind of music he had.  His answer–I kid you not–was “Both.  We have country and western.” While the following clip has neither kinds of music, it does […]

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Notable Quote – Gary Robbins

by Skip February 10, 2013

One reason for this situation is that “We the People,” who are supposed to monitor our government, are 300 million individuals, each evolved to be able to digest only a tiny fraction of the knowledge necessary to keep such a huge society working. In the free market, when each of us sticks to our own […]

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Talking Head Show Doodlings – Assorted

by Skip February 10, 2013

I DVR and watch the “Talking Head Sunday Morning shows” like Meet the Press, This Week, Face the Nation, and even WUMR’s Closeup”; why?  Somebody is bound and determined to say something stupid.  Well, it is still early and have only gone through Fox New Sunday, but Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi did not disappoint.  In […]

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California leads the way again!

by Tim Condon February 10, 2013

If you support further restrictions on keeping and carrying guns, you’re in for a treat. If you think gun control laws make you safe, developments in California will make you want to move there. If any of these proposed laws pass, you really will want to move. Read on….

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‘If it’s illegal for us, don’t sell it to police!’

by Susan Olsen February 10, 2013

An interesting concept….. H/T Instapundit Full abstracted post here from Grass Roots North Carolina (GRNC) ‘GRNC Alert 2-9-2013: LaRue Tactical Takes a Stand for Second Amendment Rights! The Second Amendment has always had fair-weather friends. LaRue Tactical, manufacturers of firearms and firearm accessories, is one company that will never be accused of being our fair-weather […]

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