Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Irma – the most fantastic (to date) of a hurricane eye wall

by Skip September 6, 2017

“This was taken earlier today by the new GOES-16 weather satellite, which has been producing some fantastic hi-res imagery of Hurricane Irma, This video, from NASA’s Short-term Prediction Research and Transition Center (SPoRT) in Huntsville, AL, tops anything I’ve ever seen.” (H/T: Watts Up With That)

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Our Federal politicians never think that the money they spend isn’t theirs’

by Skip September 6, 2017

SHOT: House Overwhelmingly Passes $7.9 Billion Harvey Aid Package By a 419-3 vote, the House of Representatives passed an initial $7.9 billion aid package to help victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana. The bill is now on its way to the Senate — where some have said an increase to the nation’s debt ceiling […]

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Data Point – Private guns in the US

by Skip September 6, 2017

The number of private firearms in the United States continues to soar. According to Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, (ATF) figures just released, the number of firearms added to the private stock in 2015 was 12,945,416…The 2015 numbers bring the total number of private firearms in the United States to 388.5 million… And […]

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Where’s the “…Need Not Apply” Sign?

by Ellen Kolb September 6, 2017

Not saying they got the idea from Councilor Volinsky, but it seems a pair of U.S. Senators think the no-religious-test thing in the Constitution has been quietly deactivated. From a commentary by Tiffany Bates in The Daily Signal: “Do you consider yourself an orthodox Catholic?” is an unusual and inappropriate question for a senator to ask […]

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What Happened? Hillary’s Gonna Blame Bernie

by Steve MacDonald September 6, 2017

"President Obama urged me to grit my teeth and lay off Bernie as much as I could. I felt like I was in a straitjacket." – HRC pic.twitter.com/AAaKCq9DAR — Hillary Warned Us (@HillaryWarnedUs) September 4, 2017 This from the woman who needed the DNC to help her steal primary elections to beat him. “What Happened” […]

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Republicans Win Special Election in Grafton County – Retain NH House Seat

by Steve MacDonald September 6, 2017

The Valley News is reporting that the Republicans won a special election in Grafton District 9. Grafton — A Bridgewater, N.H., Republican has won a special election for the open Grafton 9 district, retaining GOP control of the New Hampshire House seat. Vincent Paul Migliore won 611 votes in Tuesday voting, defeating Bristol Democrat Joshua Adjutant, […]

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Putting NHDP Chairman Ray Buckley’s White Supremacist Remarks IN Context

by Steve MacDonald September 6, 2017

New Hampshire Democrat Party Chairman Ray Buckley’s remarks last weekend should leave a mark. Yes, a Party Spokesman claims they were taken out of context but that’s not going to cut it because the actual context was not only evident, other recent events make matters worse for Ray and New Hampshire Democrats. In responding to the […]

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