Day: January 25, 2018

Democrats want People Needing Handouts, Republicans want People to Prosper

Democrats hysterically lash out against President Trump because Democrats desperately need to divert attention from Democrat failures to improve the lives of most Americans and from President Trump’s successes in improving Americans’ lives. During President Obama’s eight years only the rich prospered, most of the rest of us became poorer.  And Democrats continue opposing President …

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Trump-Trashing ‘Missing’ FBI Texts are Missing No Longer

The Office of Inspector General has announced that the missing FBI texts trashing Trump have been found. “The OIG has been investigating this matter and, this week, succeeded in using forensic tools to recover text messages from FBI devices, including text messages between Mr. Strzok and Ms. Page that were sent or received between December 14, 2016 and …

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Dem’s Using Russia Narrative To Silence Speech They Oppose

David Harsanyi writing in The Federalist wades into the latest on the #Releasethememo kerfuffle. The “memo” is rumored to outline FBI abuses some would have made public. Democrats (why is it always Democrats?) are scrambling to block the memo or discredit its contents, among them Dianne Feinstein and Rep. Adam Schiff; who are suggesting that the Russians …

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Has Hollywood really jumped the shark and is admitting it has no ideas? Murphy Brown

We’ve been subjected to years of movie sequels and prequels and our fair of TV show retreads.  The prime contemporary examples of the latter are the reboots of Roseanne with its entire cast (really, can you imagine Roseanne as a Trump supporter) and now one of the “iconic” TV shows that turned itself into a …

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NFL Ratings Crash Carries Into Post-Season

By Jim Johnson From the Associated Press: “Ratings Crash for Vikings-Eagles NFC Championship Game, Jags-Pats Earn Lowest Early Game Rating Since 2013” Television ratings for the National Football League continue to plummet, stadium attendance diminishes week after week, and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell seems oblivious to the leagues deteriorating appeal among football enthusiasts.

Data Point – “Federal Spending Set Record During Shutdown”

But the $16,596,000,000 that the federal government spent on Monday–when it was shut down–was more in constant inflation-adjusted dollars than the federal government has spent before on the fourth Monday in January, according to the Daily Treasury Statements (going back to 1998) that are posted on the website of the Treasury Department’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service. …

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Notable Quote – David French

Emphasis mine: …As soon as I read these words, I was transported back to a moment during my one appearance on Real Time with Bill Maher. Joy Behar and Maher lamented that Democrats were “too nice.” They’re echoing a common (though certainly not universal) refrain on the left. Progressives see themselves as tolerant, open-minded, and …

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