February 2017

Demorrhoids

by Steve MacDonald February 28, 2017

This may be the perfect word to describe modern Democrats. Demorrhoids. I’m just not sure why it didn’t occur to me sooner.

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A promise kept – and Joseph Plaia and Zandra Rice-Hawkins go on lying about SB12 – Part 5. And then there’s the Police Chiefs

by Skip February 28, 2017

F.U.D Factor – Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt.  The Police Chief’s Association here in NH has made all too clear that they hate the idea that law abiding citizens no longer have to come before them on bended knee to ask permission to wear a coat over a gun worn at one’s hip.  Here, Laconia Police […]

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Trump’s speech tonite – I’ll be “Gabbing” it live

by Skip February 28, 2017

Nope, no Twitter….Gab.  Here at Gab.ai/GraniteGrok.  A taste: GraniteGrok · @GraniteGrok 5 minutes Trump’s speech tonite should be…..interesting. As always, what he says will be interesting and what he doesn’t say will be interesting. What will be even more interesting will be how the Dems react – will they be boring or EXTREMELY interesting? Joe […]

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Investigating Voter Fraud Investigators III

by Ed Naile February 28, 2017

Here is one of my favorite NH Attorney General’s Office investigations of voter fraud. On August 26, 2010, the NH AG received a complaint* that Megan Jo Searles allegedly voted in both Pembroke and Allenstown during the January 8, 2010, Presidential Primary. But the complaint that triggered this investigation is never identified. No source of the […]

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The Fiscal Burden of Illegal Immigration on New Hampshire

by Steve MacDonald February 28, 2017

  FairUS.org H/T Jane Cormier c/o Susan Olsen

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A promise kept – and Joseph Plaia and Zandra Rice-Hawkins go on lying about SB12 – Part 4. Can’t forget about Ray Buckley!!

by Skip February 27, 2017

So we had Joseph Plaia and Zandra Rice-Hawkins lie about SB12 – the law that Governor Sununu that finally gave NH residents the full measure of our Constitutional Right to keep and bear arms without having to ask Nanny Government “may I?”. Plaia is a shill for Gabby Gifford’s civilian disarmament group and Rice-Hawkins seemingly […]

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The Oscars, Chelsea Clinton, Global Warming

by Steve MacDonald February 27, 2017

I was fooling around with laptops and microphones and surfing the internet and figured, why not combine these distractions. The Oscar Ratings are in, Chelsea Clinton Tweets, and something new about global warming and snow. (90 seconds)

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Palate Cleanser: Bull riding Finnish tree harvester style

by Skip February 27, 2017

(H/T: Sploid)

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Federalism – who knew before the election Trump was a fan???

by Skip February 27, 2017

“…the main emphasis of NH Speaker of the House Bill O’Brien, that his main role was to devolve power from Concord and send it back to the citizens and next level down of government and to individual citizens:” Now, President Trump is sympatico with Bill?  Liberal heads are exploding (and then immediately self-composting) as Trump said […]

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Wrong “Best Picture” at the Oscars; couldn’t happen to a better bunch of self-absorbed,

by Skip February 27, 2017

…self-righteous, windbags that have never had a thought in their heads that they could be wrong.  I didn’t watch their self-congratulatory orgy-fest but did hear that the MOST important presentation went, well….well…..well if Steve Harvey of Missed Miss Universe fame (infamy?) says this, well…. No you don’t Steve, no you don’t.  At least you owned […]

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Unpaid taxes and contaminated hides: There’s something rotten in the Town of Raymond

by Kimberly Morin February 27, 2017

On March 14th, the Town of Raymond will be holding its annual vote on warrant articles and open elected positions.   There have been some extremely interesting town meetings and deliberative sessions with the school board, the selectmen and a candidates’ night. During some of these meetings it was brought up that there are over $2 […]

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California Banned Travel Before Trump Did

by Steve MacDonald February 27, 2017

Effective January 1st, 2017 the People’s Republic of California banned state-sponsored (funded) travel to four US States. California Assembly Bill 1887, signed into law last September, prohibits requiring travel to prohibited states by,  …state agencies, departments, boards, authorities, and commissions, including an agency, department, board, authority, or commission of the University of California, the Board of Regents of […]

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Dutch minister calls on UK to join safe abortion fund after Trump ban

by Steve MacDonald February 26, 2017

From the ‘If it’s that important why don’t you pay for it yourself file.’ A Dutch minister is coordinating an effort to raise $600 million to pay for abortion-related education and services around the globe now that the US isn’t ponying up the cash. The sub head reads, “Twenty countries aim to raise $600m to […]

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Former bastion of NH Conservativism, Union Leader, devolving to Progressive speech codes?

by Skip February 26, 2017

“but where and by whom are the parent going to be held responsible and accountable for causing this problem in the first place?” Or is it trying to have it both ways? Conservative paper, Progressive reporter?  Bonus is that an Officer of the Court is lying (MAN, there’s a lot of that going around lately). […]

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It’s the “Moms Demand Action Reality Distortion Field” – Part 3

by Skip February 26, 2017

“When somebody says a (good) guy with a gun can stop a (bad) guy with a gun, we remind them that’s there’s absolutely no evidence that supports that theory and that all of the evidence is actually contrary to that.” – Moms Demand Action Florida director Michelle Gajda, in Group fights gun proposals with two […]

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Notable Quote – Tucker Carlson

by Skip February 26, 2017

“Look, it’s really simple,” Carlson says. “The SAT 50 years ago pulled a lot of smart people out of every little town in America and funneled them into a small number of elite institutions, where they married each other, had kids, and moved to an even smaller number of elite neighborhoods. We created the most […]

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I didn’t know that the E in EPA stood for Entitlement

by Skip February 26, 2017

“The question we ask today is not whether our government is too big or too small,but whether it works — whether it helps families find jobs at a decent wage, care they can afford, a retirement that is dignified.” – President Obama, Inauguration (2009) Yeah, this is still Obama’s EPA with Pruitt installed just this […]

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“Good fences make good neighbors”

by Skip February 26, 2017

I mentioned this yesterday – a bit more info (reformatted, emphasis mine): SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday that it plans to start awarding contracts by mid-April for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall with Mexico, signaling that he is aggressively pursuing plans to erect “a great wall” along the 2,000-mile […]

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Rachel Dolezal Jobless and on Food Stamps

by Steve MacDonald February 26, 2017

Remember the former Spokane NAACP chapter president who claimed to be black but was not? Turns out I was right. There are no special exceptions on the left for “former pale blonds of transracial progression.” (Daily Caller) Dolezal has applied for over 100 jobs, but has received no offers, even from a supermarket. She has, […]

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Economic Moron Revisited – Soda Tax Costing Jobs as Sales Plummet

by Steve MacDonald February 26, 2017

If you have not been following the economics 101 lesson produced and directed by Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, please pay attention. Kenney and his merry band of  Municipal thieves attempted to raise revenue with a massive wholesale tax increase on sugary beverages. They sold it as a way to fund pre-k and public park restoration. But it’s […]

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A promise kept – and Joseph Plaia and Zandra Rice-Hawkins go on lying about SB12 – Part 2b

by Skip February 25, 2017

Well, we all know that politicians crave publicity they THINK is positive.  Certainly, Joseph Plaia is now getting his 15 seconds of fame, although not necessarily the kind he wanted.  This Democrat now has his quote going national with The Truth About Guns quoting the Washington Post: “This bill will eliminate the state’s long-standing permitting […]

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Blogline of the Day – Our “Cultural Betters” ARE trying to rule the rest of us

by Skip February 25, 2017

On transgender bathroom access in schools, ruling class waging war on common sense. (H/T: Instapundit) Like this guy from the Democrat National Committee calling Trump a “Monster” and “Coward” for reversing “guidance” (under the threat of losing Fed money), taking the Feds out of the equation, and devolving that power back to the States and […]

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“Yes, liberals are this historically illiterate.”

by Skip February 25, 2017

For the Liberals that are reading this and grimacing in anger (rather than in embarrassment), let me “Conserv-splain” it to you: Hitler didn’t build the Berlin Wall The Communist East Germans did They did it NOT to keep people out They DID do it to keep their people in Trump will be building The Wall […]

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Quick Thought – Bowe “The Deserter” Bergdahl strikes out again

by Skip February 25, 2017

He’s the Army guy that just left his squadmates while in Afghanistan to seek out the Taliban.  He’s also the guy that Obama and crew boosted as being a hero to the point of Obama hosting his parents in the Rose Garden.  And he’s also the guy who is now facing charges of desertion in the […]

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It must have REALLY hurt the anti-gunners at The Trace do do this chart

by Skip February 25, 2017

“No-compromise gun activists are building momentum for state laws that allow firearms owners to bring their weapons into public spaces without securing the government permits…”.  They just can’t STAND to say “Constitutional” – always the slag at “gun activists”.  Who, pretty much, are always resorting to the Constitution, natch! We here in NH are among […]

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GT-Flashback March 1st, 2014 – Crimea River

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2017

Listen to “GT-Flashback March 1st, 2014 – Crimea River” on Spreaker. Those who ignore history and all that, right? So here’s our podcast from March 1st, 2014 with conversations on Obama’s ‘response’ to Russia in Crimea, the NHGOP and Medicaid Expansion, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s connection to Bondage and Submission sex videos for teens, and Democrats oppressing […]

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Ice Loss Claims Have Zero Impact on Polar Bear Population

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2017

Another climate cult fantasy takes a beating from reality. If sea ice affects populations and sea ice is “disappearing at an alarming rate™” why are there more bears? Monday, Feb. 27th, is International Polar Bear Day. I’m sure you’ll hear about “sea ice loss” but don’t expect population growth to be part of any relevant […]

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Starbucks’ Brand Perception Plummets After Announcing Plan to Hire Refugees

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2017

I’ve been getting some decent traffic from Facebook, but nothing compares to an article I wrote about Syrian Refugees coming to New Hampshire. If you want someone’s attention, write about illegal immigration or refugee resettlement. The jobs and economy narratives are good too, but I think we all know why Mr. Trump won the White House. […]

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President Trump’s 2017 CPAC Speech

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2017

Donald Trump’s complete speech at CPAC 2017

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University Bans White Boards on Dorm Room Doors Because – ‘Snowflakes’

by Steve MacDonald February 24, 2017

Michigan State has banned white boards on dorm room doors because – Racism. (Kat Cooper, director of university residential services communications) said that racist, sexist or other potentially discriminatory messages are referred to the Office for Institutional Equity, where they are investigated. But because the offensive whiteboard notes are often left anonymously, 99 percent of the […]

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