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‘Let’s Destroy Liberal Academia’

by Steve MacDonald March 5, 2015

If you had not figured it out yet, the Government takeover of Student loans was both a sop and to control and protect the redistribution of billions nationally and annually.   To enrich an army of left-wing intellectual moon-bats, legitimize dopey progressive ideas with federal grants, and to recycle taxpayer backed dollars through the white tower […]

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Washington’s increasing Assaults on our Freedoms, Prosperity, and Future

by Don March 3, 2015

Today 257 Congressmen joined 68 Senators and President Obama in stabbing most Americans in the back. To curry favor with their supporters and to benefit themselves, Congress and President Obama are enacting legislation that will make our lives, and the lives of family members and future generations, much more difficult. If you have a job, […]

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The Rule of Law; Familiar indeed

by Skip February 26, 2015

From Susan at PackingNH: “SCEs believe they personally can ignore laws and act according to their own sovereign citizen ideology.” – Sovereign Citizen Extremist Report Sounds vaguely familiar… The Rule of Law – keep remembering that the example is set from the top down.  Why SHOULDN’T SCEs be able to ignore the law when the […]

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Obama Counter-Terrorism Chief Arrested for Soliciting Sex With a Minor

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2015
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Forty-four-year-old State Dept. counter-terrorism program chief Daniel Rosen was arrested for soliciting sex from a minor online. Police in Fairfax County, Virginia said 44-year-old Daniel Rosen was arrested in his Washington D.C. home after a series of online exchanges with a female detective from their department’s child exploitation unit. The detective was posing as a […]

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Is Obama a Christian?

by Skip February 24, 2015

Certainly the Mainstream Media is hammering the presumed Republican Prez nominees if Obama is a Christian or not, for instance (reformatted, emphasis mine): Gov. Scott Walker: ‘I don’t know’ whether Obama is a Christian Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a prospective Republican presidential contender, said Saturday he does not know whether President Obama is a Christian.  […]

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I don’t fashion that to be love at all!

by Skip February 21, 2015

This caught my eye over at The Corner last night – a riff on Rudy Giuiliani’s saying that he doesn’t believe Obama loves America (emphasis mine): Obama Loves America, in His Fashion I think Obama does love America; he just has a funny way of showing it. Some people see love as a partnership: “I love you, […]

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Obama: Sees no evil – even as it beheads and burns people in cages

by Skip February 20, 2015

I will stand with the Muslims should the political winds shift in an ugly direction.” – Barack Hussein Obama, P 261 -“Audacity of Hope.” This pretty much says it all: (H/T: The Blaze)

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Then act like the EPA is the Taliban and just wait their asses out

by Skip February 20, 2015

EPA CO2 Regs ‘The Most Fundamental Transformation’ Of US Power The head of a major U.S. utility said EPA rules to fight global warming will fundamentally transform the way America generates and delivers electricity to millions of residents.  Gerry Anderson, Chairman and CEO of the utility DTE Energy, told the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that the […]

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And this will be Obama’s legacy

by Skip February 19, 2015

Self-absorbed, narcissistic as the world burns   (H/T: Instapundity)

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Nothing Can Dissuade Obama’s True Believers from Their Heroic Narrative

by Steve MacDonald February 18, 2015
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That’s Jim Geraghty’s title to this bit from the Morning Jolt.  My thought? Someone needs to start a Kool Aid Drinkers anonymous program in DC. Nothing Can Dissuade Obama’s True Believers from Their Heroic Narrative David Axelrod, Tuesday: “And I’m proud of the fact that basically you have had an administration in this place for […]

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Judge Justifies Halt to Executive Amnesty Using Obama’s Own Words

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2015
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The news that Obama’s executive amnesty has been delayed by a federal judge – you probably knew that.   But did you know the judge used Obama’s own White House approved words in the decision to halt executive amnesty? Twitchy The court literally used @WhiteHouse's own words against them @TwitchyTeam @michellemalkin pic.twitter.com/TNAVuip5Q6 — Aaron Worthing (@AaronWorthing) […]

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Where Did Obama Get His ‘Crusades’ Rhetoric?

by Steve MacDonald February 12, 2015
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Where Did Obama Get His ‘Crusades’ Rhetoric?  From his mentor, who else… Rev. Wright said all religious fundamentalist think, “Do you see some people who are infidels? They are to be killed. We can not live together. You have Jihad, Crusades. You must be killed.” Wright continued, “When you have that kind of Euro-centric ignorance, […]

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Obama covers up for Muslim extremism, blames Catholics

by Skip February 8, 2015

(H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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Tom Cotton – Much better grasp on Reality of Guantanamo than Obama

by Skip February 7, 2015

An impassioned Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) slammed the Obama administration’s efforts to close Guantanamo Bay, and made his own thoughts on the matter quite clear during a Senate Armed Services hearing this morning… “In my opinion, the only problem with Guantanamo Bay is that there are too many empty beds and cells there right now,” Cotton said […]

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Frustration and High Horses

by Jane4NH February 6, 2015

The National Prayer Breakfast is a yearly event held in Washington, D.C., on the first Thursday of February each year.  On Feb. 5, at the National Prayer Breakfast, our President spoke on the current rampage being perpetuated by ISIS.  This “organization” as Obama likes to call it, is the group responsible for the recent burning […]

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“New plants on way, power needs still unmet”

by Skip February 5, 2015

Yep – the Obama picture is from the video clip where he announced that under his regime, electricity prices will necessarily soar.  Yep – I am not surprised at that headline in the UL yesterday (reformatted, emphasis mine): New plants on way, power needs still unmet Three new power plants — two in Connecticut and one […]

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BlogHeadline of the Day – Not The Act of a Winner

by Skip February 5, 2015

Here it is from the Free Beacon: Pentagon: Islamic State Burning Hostage Alive ‘Not The Act of a Winner’ The Islamic State released a barbaric video of the Jordanian pilot that was being held prisoner and was used as bargaining chip, burned alive. Rear Adm. John Kirby held a press conference to address the situation […]

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Veterans Choice Program – Obama about to screw over vets in his 2016 Budget

by Skip February 3, 2015

The Youngest received his paperwork and card for this program (born out of such ire created by the VA scandal (whereby vets were refused timely service of their health needs) rose to heights that it coalesced both Dems and Repubs) a little while ago.  It allows him, in certain circumstances, to go to a civilian […]

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It wasn’t “shovel ready” then and it isn’t “shovel ready” now, either

by Skip February 3, 2015

Infrastructure, infrastructure, infrastructure!  I am getting to the point where I hate the word.  Why?  I have come to realize that it’s only a political talking point and that for all the talk and all that money, it’s simply about political posturing (at best) and cronyism (at worst).  We were promised an ROI on that […]

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How Obama wants to spend your taxes: 2016 Federal Budget

by Skip February 2, 2015

First he wants to break “Skip Murphy’s Axiom”: Government’s spending should NEVER rise faster than the average family’s income.  Then he wishes to take $320 billion more in taxes away from others.  At what point, to quote Steve, is enough, enough?  Certainly it is clear that Progressives, Obama being chief amongst them, will NEVER answer that […]

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If you are going to wage war, WAGE WAR!

by Skip January 31, 2015

An adaption from that old saw of “If you are going to kill the King, KILL THE KING!” – do the deed and do it quick or the King WILL retaliate and will do it at the price of your life (and those that helped, and perhaps with a few others thrown in a la […]

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What WILL Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) do? Will she confirm someone who values Bureaucracy over Congress?

by Skip January 29, 2015

Steve put up the video of Ted Cruz interviewing Obama’s nominee to replace Eric Holder, Loretta Lynch.  I listened to it and was amazed at how much “no answer’ answers the nominee can get away with.  And as the commenters to his post agher here. Paul Mirengoff of Powerline was live-blogging the Loretta Lynch hearing […]

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Global Warming? Er, it might be the Big Chill if this happens

by Skip January 26, 2015

Big Chill indeed – no power during a major blizzard? “The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is putting out word that 17 nuclear power stations, with a total of 26 reactor units, could shut down if the historic blizzard smashing into the East Coast carries high winds, as expected.  “If wind speeds are in excess of specified […]

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See, even President Obama believes Government regulations suck

by Skip January 25, 2015

From the UL: President Obama has threatened to veto a bill that would require federal regulations to be cost-effective and receive more public input. He said it would be too burdensome on the federal government. This is not a story from the satirical news site “The Onion.”  The House passed the Regulatory Accountability Act last […]

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Obama: your kids “only need” Community College – no need for better so I’ll take your savings

by Skip January 24, 2015

You don’t need that I don’t know of anyone who says they need that It’s about the quality of life“ It is the cost of civilization America has ALWAYS been an aspirational society: dream it, work for it…and sometimes, get it.  The moral has always been look up – there is the possibility of making […]

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Yeah, I got to keep my plan, too (Not!)

by Skip January 21, 2015

How many promises has Obama REALLY kept (other than “electricity costs will necessarily soar”)? (H/T: Powerline)

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Carly Fiorina completely attacks Valerie Jarreet over White House gender pay gap

by Skip January 21, 2015

We’ve pointed this out before – even as Obama and his Administration castigate the guy-gal pay differential, we have dryly noted that the White House doesn’t even bother with the pretense of following its rhetoric in the real world.  Yes folks, women are being discriminated against even in that bastion of Progressivism, the Obama White […]

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Data Point – Medium Household Income

by Skip January 21, 2015

Obama said that we were “rising” as the recession has been over; “the shadow of crisis has passed”.  Er, facts are stubborn things and a lot of the middle class doubts his words of fealty to them as his policies have done them little good: Income is down for the middle class and that’s best […]

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BlogTweet of the SOTU address – kindness

by Skip January 21, 2015

I watched SOTU (State of the Union) address last nite so you didn’t have to.  Live tweeted out my reactions (more than a few of them, go to @GraniteGrok) as well as retweeted others that I caught (TweetDeck is REALLY humming fast!).  But this one caught my eye as a number of sites put up […]

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Middle Class Economics 101

by Steve MacDonald January 21, 2015
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I didn’t watch the State of the Union Speech last night because according to my on-screen guide it was a rerun.  But there are those who felt they had to endure the torture of listening to another speech by Obama about Obama.  They must not be on the short list for an iPod full of […]

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