Friday, November 13, 2015

Mr. President? Sir?

by Skip November 13, 2015

"No challenge poses a greater threat to our future than climate change." —@POTUS: http://t.co/WHt0jT8KmX #ActOnClimate — The White House (@WhiteHouse) August 25, 2015 Would you like to reconsider this pronouncement given the 15 year old emergent threat that just killed 158+ people in Paris?  With one attacker heard to be saying “This is for Syria”?  Methinks […]

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Have we got a plane for you

by Skip November 13, 2015

(H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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Breaking News – At Least 158 Dead in Paris Part 2

by Skip November 13, 2015

UPDATE: 1500 French soldiers deployed in Paris, checkpoints established, and 158 people have been murdered. UPDATE – Fox News reporting that 1 person has been arrested: “I am from Syria and I am from ISIS“. My plan was to do a long post on the Cultural Marxism activism that is running rampant through our colleges and […]

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Leadership by Hillary campaign ad!

by Skip November 13, 2015

Yep, that’s Hillary all right: a Vision for prosperity, extreme Loyalty, Courage to stand up, Smart Power, Fiscal Responsibility, Private Sector success, Job creation; what a candidate! Yup, that’s right: “technically allowed to run for President” (H/T: Progressives Today)

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Breaking News – At Least 35 Dead in Paris

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2015
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There have been multiple deaths outside a restaurant and theater–where as many as 100 people are held hostage. Explosions have been reported as well. Washington Times Two police officials said at least 35 people have been killed in shootings and explosions around Paris Friday, in the deadliest violence in France in decades. A police official […]

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Coddling U. vs. Strengthening U.

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2015
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This is a short lecture given by Jonathan Haidt at the William F. Buckley Jr. Program at Yale University.  Coddling U. vs. Strengthening U.  Which is better for students in the era of diversity?  H/T to Kevin Kervick.

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Week 10 Jets v. Bills Grumble…grumble.

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2015
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I know. I never pushed out a week 9 Pats post. The Redskins hardly seemed worth the effort. As a consolation, who had the overly bright idea of dressing the Jets and Bills like they were Christmas elves in the winter football carnival? If only it were snowing and the cheerleaders were dressed like Reindeer. […]

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Theodore Dalrymple – “Don’t Legalize Drugs”

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2015
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City Journal, circa 1997. Dr. Theodore Dalrymple advises against the practice of legalizing drugs. (Marijuana is not mentioned but arguments justifying legalization of other drugs are similar and discussed.) Here’s an excerpt but you should read the whole thing. Heads-up! It’s not a short read but it is an intriguing argument. The idea that freedom […]

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Uh-oh: did the NH GOP not pay their hosting charges for NHGOP.ORG?

by Skip November 13, 2015

UPDATE: It’s back up now, but I confirmed that it was OoO (Out of Office) for a while. (H/T: Kimberly)

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Ayotte Gets More Support From the Left

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2015
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  I found a fine glossy piece of mail in my mailbox today, addressed to my wife. It promotes Senator Ayotte’s environmental street cred as a way to build a mailing list. The purveyors want you to “say thank you” to the Senator for her defense of statist environmental policy the environment. By defense, they mean her […]

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GOPe Whistling From The Graveyard
Exhumes Romney – Again!

by Mike November 13, 2015

Drudge Report went full siren alert this morning over a WaPo report that The GOP elites are SO worried an outsider might win the nomination that they are once again talking of resurrecting Romney. What these chimps chumps don’t realize is that they are the reason why Romney (and McCain) lost, and why the GOP […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! November 14th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2015
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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! starting at 9am EST we present a Grok Blogger round table discussion with Kim Gilbert, Skip Murphy, Scott Morales, Mike Rogers, Kimberly Morin, Susan Olson, myself, and perhaps other Groksters as well. We invite you to call in and join us at 603-715-9689 as we discuss the Republican debate, the candidates, the […]

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