Sunday, April 23, 2017

Jettiness – ok, its an electric jet. But way cool!

by Skip April 23, 2017

“Lifting off from an airfield in Germany, Lilium Aviation’s Jet Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL), zero-emission, electric Eagle prototype has completed its maiden flight. Being controlled from the ground, the unmanned two-seater was subjected to a series of tests, including a mid-air transition from hovering to horizontal flight. The company is aiming for a manned […]

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Notable Quote – Hugh Hewitt

by Skip April 23, 2017

“My analysis is that most faith based systems depend upon an absolute moral order. The declaration of things as absolutely evil or absolutely good, as sin or virtue, puts liberalism into a horrible position because it’s founded on no judgment on anything. As a result, any faith that is seriously practiced or understood is a […]

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Remember what I said about Educational “indirect to direct labor costs?”

by Skip April 23, 2017

SHOT: In Manchester public schools, 22 topped $100K in 2016 CHASER: In Gilford public schools, 12 topped $100K in 2016 Here’s the deal: difference in student enrollment: Manchester: 13,387 Gilford: 1,164 So, where is the problem? Manchester has twice the number of $100K+ employees but 11.5 times the enrollment. So, who is getting the shaft here? […]

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Edu-payroll creep? Do what I did!

by Skip April 23, 2017

All it takes is one question over and over and over again.  And then the guts to act when they either act stupid or won’t answer: Cal State Can’t Explain Why It Needs So Many Bureaucrats. The California State University system has increased its hiring of managers at a steeper rate than its hiring of […]

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Democrat Party – well, DO they hate unborn babies or not?

by Skip April 23, 2017

SHOT: Nancy Pelosi: There Is Room In The Party For Pro-Life Democrats “Of course” you can be a pro-life Democrat, Pelosi said. “I’ve served in the House with many members who did not share my very positive, aggressive position on promoting a woman’s right to choose.”…”Why don’t you interview Tom Perez, and not me!” she […]

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GOP Survey Does Not Ask About Repeal of ObamaCare

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2017

The Republican National Committee’s most recent fundraising spam to hit my mailbox (snail mail not email) includes a survey, as they often do. In question two, it asks me to rank my priorities from a list of choices.  Build a border wall, reverse Obama EO’s, Enforce Immigration Law, Rebuild the military, Cut regulations and taxes, domestic energy […]

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