Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Do You Rely on We the People or Govt?

by Skip August 30, 2017

Who are the militia? Are they not ourselves? – Tench Coxe,  The Pennsylvania Gazette, Feb. 20, 1788 “We are our own first responders,” –NRA instructor Bill Hodges The fact that it has to be said, that We the People should be a priority above and are preeminent before Govt, is a sad state of affairs. […]

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Taliban, ISIS, Progressives – birds of a feather?

by Skip August 30, 2017

(H/T: Lucianne)

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Did Al Sharpton REALLY go out there and say this?

by Skip August 30, 2017

SHOT: Sharpton Leads ‘Ministers’ March’ to Protest Trump: ‘This Nation Is in Moral Trouble’ …The march was spearheaded by Sharpton, who also made political remarks that addressed what he called “immoral” actions happening in the United States. “We wanted 1,000 rabbis, Sikhs, imams, Christian ministers of all denominations because we wanted to say this nation is in moral […]

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Can’t you really hide your hypocrisy a bit better, Ray Buckley?

by Skip August 30, 2017

Ray Buckley, Chair of the NH Democrat Party, has a missive in the Concord Fishwrap about we plebes voting.  Thus: SHOT:  My Turn: Fighting back against disenfranchisement This week the New Hampshire Democratic Party filed a lawsuit against the voter suppression bill known as Senate Bill 3. We refuse to stand idly by while Republicans […]

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Data Point – GDP rose faster than first thought: 3.0%

by Skip August 30, 2017

A bit of good news – the pace of the economy is actually doing better than initial reports (reformatted, emphasis mine): The U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the second quarter, notching its quickest pace in more than two years, and there are signs that the momentum was sustained at the start of […]

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Nancy Pelosi Finally Denounces AntiFA Violence

by Steve MacDonald August 30, 2017

This has been a long time coming. “Our democracy has no room for inciting violence or endangering the public, no matter the ideology of those who commit such acts,” the California Democrat said in a statement. “The violent actions of people calling themselves Antifa in Berkeley this weekend deserve unequivocal condemnation, and the perpetrators should […]

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Texas deserved the destruction wrought by Hurricane Harvey for Voting Republican

by Steve MacDonald August 30, 2017

A Professor is out of work after claiming on social media that Texas deserved the destruction wrought by Harvey for Voting Republican. TAMPA, Fla. —The University of Tampa has fired a visiting assistant professor who suggested in a tweet that Hurricane Harvey’s destruction is “instant karma” for Texas because it voted Republican. Sociology professor Kenneth […]

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U.C. Irvine Prof. Calls For Selective Censorship to Reign in ‘Cheap Speech’

by Steve MacDonald August 30, 2017

In an August, 18th Los Angeles Times Op-Ed, Richard L. Hasen, the Chancellor’s Professor of Law and Political Science at UC Irvine, offered his insight into the problem of “cheap speech.” Framing the context in an opening paragraph that fingers White Supremacists in Charlottesville, President Trump’s twitter feed, and Facebook, Hasen warns, The rise of what […]

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