Saturday, March 23, 2013

Todd I. Selig – Durham Town Administrator and….Plagiarist? [Update]

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2013

Our own Scott Morales, almost as a footnote, asks whether Durham gas tax supporter and Town Administrator Todd Selig plagiarized a chunk of his editorial posted at the blog and news site NH Insider on March 21 ,2013 Todd Selig – Opposing An Increase in the Road Toll is a Hard Road to Travel for […]

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Student Suspended From Class When He Refuses To Step On Jesus

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2013

The latest White Tower Liberal to speak truth to power is Florida Atlantic University Professor Deandre Poole.  Professer Poole, … Currently serves as a precinct captain for Precinct 7021 in West Palm Beach, as a club officer for the Together We Stand Democratic Club, and a member of the West Palm Beach Democratic Club. (…)  […]

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Todd I. Selig – Economic Ignoramus or Just Deceptive?

by Scott Morales March 23, 2013

Porous condoms, bustiered moobed construction workers, medieval royal exclamations with a dash of Dorothy skipping rubies down the golden road all at the expense of some poor statist once-a-plebe trying to ply more cash from the pockets of his neighbors to meet his illusory expectation of what should be done and pretending to solve a […]

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Live Blogging: John L O’Sullivan at the Hillsborough County Republican Committee Lincoln-Reagan Gala

by Skip March 23, 2013

We’ll be at the Crowne Plaza in Nashua tonite to livestream (as possible) and record the event for the Hillsborough Republicans as they are hosting John L. Sullivan (Editor-at-large of National Review, former Special Adviser to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, conservative author and columnist).  I expect to get a few interviews along the way.  Recording […]

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Biden: “If it only saves ONE life!”. Yo, Joe? This count?

by Skip March 23, 2013

It also seems to reinforce the meme that those bad guys that use ILLEGAL weapons are often cowards when confronted by good guys standing up to them: If you’re a woman, imagine being home alone in a rural area when you hear someone rattling your front door. You don’t recognize who they are. You call […]

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Oh WHY did we think that this would be part of those FAA tower closures?

by Skip March 23, 2013

I learned to fly out of the Lawrence Airport in MA and part of the training was to fly in and out of smaller airports.  I learned the radio frequencies to use to announce my entry into the landing / takeoff patter and to toggle the runway lights.  Standard fare as most of the airports […]

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Notable Quote – David Goodhart

by Skip March 23, 2013

For a democratic state to have any meaning, it must ‘belong’ to existing citizens. They must have special rights over non-citizens. Immigration must be managed with their interests in mind. – David Goodhart, British author

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I think I need more embroidery thread…

by Susan Olsen March 23, 2013

…from my little ole’ lady friend who winters in Arizona.

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The CDC and your children

by Tom March 23, 2013

I have two sons in high school, 15 and 16 years old.  This week, I received an email from the school, informing me that they were going to be taking a “Youth Risk Behavior” survey, which is a component of the CDC’s “Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System” (YRBSS), in conjunction with the US Department of Health […]

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Colt Manufacturing in CT – Time for a Gut Check?

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2013

Colt Manufacturing President and CEO Dennis Veilleux penned an Editorial on March 18th in regard to Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy’s obsession with banning “assault’ rifles. Colt … manufactures the AR-15 platform rifles in a military version and a very different commercial version. Colt has manufactured the commercial semi-automatic version of the AR (one shot for each […]

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Full of Noise and Fury…

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2013

As if it even matters… Comcast Cable, “the nation’s largest cable provider,” has decided it will not accept firearm and ammunition advertisers in the future. This decision comes after Comcast has been running ads for some gun and hunting groups for decades. Comcast chose this new position after purchasing NBCUniversal, which has a long-standing ban […]

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Happy Anniversary

by Susan Olsen March 23, 2013

Patrick Henry in an address at St. John’s Church, Richmond, Virginia, on March 23, 1775: “This is no time for ceremony. The question before the House is one of awful moment to this country. For my own part, I consider it as nothing less than a question of freedom or slavery; and in proportion to […]

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So, Obama’s Dept of Homeland Security wants our Police Departments to be without ammo?

by Skip March 23, 2013

“We cannot continue to rely only on our military in order to achieve the national security objectives we’ve set. We’ve got to have a civilian national security force that’s just as powerful, just as strong, just as well-funded.” – President Obama, Colorado, July 2, 2008 When he first uttered those words, it seemed that only […]

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