Saturday, March 9, 2013

NH HB0411 – Where the NH House Democrats are about to make boat owners financial victims – of the Democrats!

by Skip March 9, 2013

You see, this is the main problem that Democrats have – in their all so Orwellian manner sense of “we all in this together – whether you like it or not” – Sidenote:  like that old phrase of “can’t win, can’t lose, can’t get out of the game”, we “can’t get out of their enforced […]

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No Second Amendment Right Anywhere Else But America

by Rick Olson March 9, 2013

“A free people ought not only to be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them, which would include their own government.” — George Washington The never ending gun policy debate. Wrought with fraud and declared upon the graves […]

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Sustainable Communities Initiative (the Federalization of local zoning codes): Lakes Region Planning Commission Meeting

by Skip March 9, 2013

Yes, the unelected, unaccountable and mostly self-funding (multiple taxpayer teats at the ready) group of Commissions that started off doing road planning between neighboring towns – and suddenly, are experts in such varied things as Economic Development to Broadband Deployment in just a few short millions of dollars grants-writing.  And now that THAT information is […]

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If I didn’t think he was serious…..

by Susan Olsen March 9, 2013

…I coulda satirized him.  Apologies to Michele Malkin….

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The Value Proposition of K-12 Education: a failing proposition. New York City shows why

by Skip March 9, 2013

Recent news: “Officials: Most NYC High School Grads Need Remedial Help Before Entering CUNY Community Colleges” (reformatted, emphasis mine) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s an education bombshell. Nearly 80 percent of New York City high school graduates need to relearn basic skills before they can enter the City University’s community college system. The number of […]

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Data Point – 2001-2012 Oil Production – US vs Saudi Arabia

by Skip March 9, 2013

Betcha this just frosts the environmentalists, eh? (H/T: AEIdeas)

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Ask Democrat Carol Shea-Porter About Vaccines For New Hampshire Kids

by Steve MacDonald March 9, 2013

Back on February 26th, in the midst of the blame Republicans for Obama’s Sequester narrative, New Hampshire District One Congressperson Carol Shea-Porter tweeted this. The sequester would automticlly cut 30 million dollars from the section 317 program run by the CDC that sends money to states to support vaccination programs. Carol thought you might want […]

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Filibuster – Are you really a Drama Queen when it’s for the right reason?

by Skip March 9, 2013

(H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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Biden:”If it only saves one life!” Grandfather saves granddaughter

by Skip March 9, 2013

From Powerline: When a 79-year-old man heard arguing outside his home, he went outside to investigate. In the front yard, the man discovered his 17-year-old granddaughter being beaten by a 19-year-old male. When the grandfather confronted the suspect, he was threatened with a “stun gun.” The suspect approached the elderly man. The grandfather warned him […]

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Progressives: giving breaks to the lawless, declaring the guilt of the lawful

by Skip March 9, 2013

Hmmm.  When I first saw this, I went “yup”!  A warning to the lawless, the criminal class: “Now, now children, you need to behave.  Please follow the rules, please obey the law.  After all, it’s for the children.’  That seems to be the message – a slap on the wrist AND the expectation that it […]

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Notable Quote – Edmund Burke

by Skip March 9, 2013

“Men are qualified for liberty in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral chains upon their own appetites,—in proportion as their love of justice is above their rapacity — in proportion as their soundness and sobriety and understanding is above their vanity and presumption — in proportion as they are more disposed to listen […]

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Picks 4 Meredith Selectman and ILS Board

by Don March 9, 2013

On Tuesday we can elect a smart, capable, and friendly businesswoman as a Meredith Selectman.  Jayne Greemore’s daily customer contact informs her of local opinions, needed services, and the economic stresses affecting our citizens.  Jayne’s business experience has taught the importance of providing superior services in a cost effective way.  Jayne Greemore will bring fresh […]

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Rand Paul in yesterday’s Washington Post:

by Tim Condon March 9, 2013

At “Sen. Rand Paul: My filibuster was just the beginning,” he describes the filibuster and why he did it. As usual, the comments shed as much light as the column itself, the number of which has just gone over 3,000 and is steadily climbing. They are fascinating (especially in view of the fact that so many are unconcerned […]

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Cartoons: Hu-Go To Hell!

by Mike March 9, 2013
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