Obama

Rand Paul at Generation Opportunity / NH: First Executive Order? Revoke the previous 8 years worth

by Skip September 12, 2014

Well, that would be a good start.  In fact, it shouldn’t even be controversial – this should be a given for pretty much the Republican President next elected in 2016 given how much Obama has pushed the boundaries of Executive Imperialship (putting both Bush II and Nixon to shame).  Roll it back should be heard […]

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What Iraq ‘Inherited’ From Obama

by Steve MacDonald September 10, 2014
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From Tim Arango – Baghdad Bureau Chief for the New York Times… It’s not my job to rate the Obama Administration’s actions in Iraq. But I will tell you that after 2011 the administration basically ignored the country. they did not want to see what was really happening because it conflicted with the narrative that […]

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Ted Cruz on President Obama’s threats on giving amnesty by Executive Order fiat

by Skip September 8, 2014

“You wonder why people are cynical and demoralized when politicians say “Well, I want to do something that is UTTERLY LAWLESS – but I’m gonna wait until after the election.”4 US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) on President Obama’s threats on giving amnesty by Executive Order fiat on “This week with George Stephanopolous”.  And yet, President […]

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Obama Misread–ISIS is Not A Scandal

by Scott Morales September 5, 2014
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As some of us alluded to the other week, it’s time for the Golfer in Chief to hang up his putter and concentrate on his duties—drive one down the figurative fairway of national security and interest for a change. National security is not a partisan issue, at least it shouldn’t be, so it should be […]

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Even UN Universal Declarations Have a Shelf Life Under Obama…

by Steve MacDonald September 1, 2014
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Hot Air “..the (US) State Department interim rule just raised the fee for renunciation of U.S. citizenship to $2,350 from $450″ Gradually building a Berlin Wall made of paper? Well, some people say that this is a human-rights violation: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that “No one shall be arbitrarily deprived of his […]

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Democrat Innovation – ‘Make Appliances Unaffordable For Most Americans’

by Steve MacDonald September 1, 2014
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The Obama Administration is convinced that their latest planned regulatory regime for everyday appliances will put more money in people’s pockets by forcing changes meant to reduce the cost of operating them. People who can’t afford a car do save an awful lot of money on gas.  I suppose we could apply this same thinking […]

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False Ideas, Political Smears, and Social Pollution

by Steve MacDonald August 27, 2014
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It seems like it was only yesterday that I was writing about a million-dollar federal grant to a University for the creation of a web-service (called ‘Truthy’) that would scry into social media and identity suspicious memes and “false or misleading ideas,”  political smears and even social pollution.  All sorted and labeled as organic or […]

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Feds Spend A Million On Misinformation Research Grant

by Steve MacDonald August 26, 2014
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Democrats are obsessed with controlling what they define as ‘ misinformation.’  Remember AttackWatch?  How about those White House requests to spy on your neighbors?  Invitations to share the email addresses of your friends, family, or coworkers (or others) with the government from so they could address any misinformation they had been sharing…you know,  so the […]

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Depends on What You Mean By ‘Missing’ Emails…

by Steve MacDonald August 26, 2014
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At the end of the original Indian Jones movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark, the Ark of the Covenant is packed into a nondescript crate and wheeled into the worlds largest warehouse where it could *almost never be found again.   Well, the IRS is now admitting that everything they’ve been saying about lost emails and […]

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And Then Obama “Warned Me”….

by Steve MacDonald August 26, 2014
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Notable Quote – Prof. Thomas Sowell

by Skip August 25, 2014

One of the big differences between Democrats and Republicans is that we at least know what the Democrats stand for, whether we agree with it or not. But, for Republicans, we have to guess. Despite TV pundits who say that public opinion polls show Barack Obama is in trouble, the president is not in the […]

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One Journalist Executed Another Released

by Steve MacDonald August 25, 2014
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You’d be right to wonder what the differences are between the kidnapping and execution of James Foley and the kidnapping and release of Peter Theo Curtis. Curtis is a reporter from Boston, whose recent release was reported in Germany as having been in exchange for something.  Victory Girls has the report as well as a […]

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Better picture of the Worst Golfer in the World

by Skip August 24, 2014

I think this emphasizes Ed’s post on Obama’s being the Worst Golfer in the World a bit more: (H/T: Instapundit)

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The Worst Golfer In The World

by Ed Naile August 24, 2014

When the world is expecting something of substance from you and you are out playing golf – you are the worst golfer in the World. When you sold yourself as a new kind of international leader and the chance to prove it comes knocking at your door and you are out playing golf – you […]

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James Foley Executed After US Fails To Meet Demands

by Steve MacDonald August 24, 2014

The terrorists wanted $132 Million dollars and (most likley) more Gitmo detainees. On November 26, 2013, the Foley family was told by IS militants demanded $132 million and the release of unspecified prisoners in American captivity in exchange for James Foley, the Global Post revealed. That negotiation proved unsuccessful, and there was no communication between […]

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Obama – Junior Partner in Evil

by Mike August 23, 2014
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Mr. President, ISIS Does Not Give Mulligans

by Scott Morales August 22, 2014
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Fore! On ISIS, the Putter in Chief’s caddy says (all emphasis throughout is mine): “We haven’t made a decision to take additional actions at this time, but we truly don’t rule out additional action against ISIL if it becomes warranted,” Ben Rhodes, a senior Obama aide, told National Public Radio earlier on Thursday, using another […]

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GrokBite – Once again, on military issues, Obama is AWOL

by Skip August 18, 2014

Respect vs golf, paying respect or playing golf.  Honoring a slain US Military warrior or addressing a little white ball - which should I choose? Could also have been the Blogline of the Day: While a Military Daughter Buries Her 2-Star General Daddy, the Commander-in-Least is Nowhere to Be Found Reminder: When two-star Major General Harold Greene, the […]

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Medicaid Expansion “oops” – brought to us by the NH Rogue Republicans

by Skip August 17, 2014

“Budget writers did not anticipate that so many people would be added to Medicaid and that is one of the problems facing the department in trying to live within its budget this fiscal year” NH Rogue Republicans: that would be NH State Senator Chuck Morse, NH State Senator Jeb Bradley, NH State Senator Bob Odell, […]

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Notable Quote – Josh Earnest on Obama Administration Transparency

by Steve MacDonald August 13, 2014
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From the desk of Baghdad Bob…. “The president’s commitment to transparency and the crucial role of the independent press is unwavering. The president has set an historically high standard of transparency that is part of the legacy to which future presidents will aspire …” Josh Earnest – Obama White House Press Secretary That would be […]

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Obama on Taking Vacations and Who ‘Ended’ the War in Iraq

by Steve MacDonald August 13, 2014
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It’s a two-fer from the best-est, dreamiest-est, presidential president ever…or something. First – ‘Obama vows not to take vacations if elected president’  c/o Ace. Via Weasel Zippers.   Second – ‘I promised to end the war in Iraq and did, uuuuh, actually that was the government of Iraq, uhhh – al Maliki did it, just […]

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Yes, Obama is learning what a premature ” Mission Accomplished ” means

by Skip August 12, 2014

Mission Accomplished “I will end the war in Iraq“, Obama said.  “I will end the war in Afghanistan“, Obama said.  He must be SO mad that his “I’m MAD!” smile must be meeting his ears as he is finding out that the enemy in both theaters are one in the same ideologically and religiously – […]

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Why is the Obama Administration downplaying the ISIS threat to the US?

by Skip August 12, 2014

David French over at The Corner has 6 simple reasons why Obama should be trying to defeat ISIS NOW instead of waiting for their Jihad to hit us in a little while: Let’s make this simple, shall we? Al-Qaeda carried out the deadliest attack on American soil in American historyand the most devastating foreign attack against an American […]

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Low Intelligence Forces Black President to Kill Brown People

by Steve MacDonald August 11, 2014
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Low intelligence estimates have forced our Black American President to have to kill brown people in the Middle East. No word on how many terrorists will be ‘recruited’ as a result of this latest “The Man” caused contingency operation, but don’t expect any estimates from the ‘situation room’ in Maratha’s Vineyard or from the media.  […]

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Wouldn’t you place a higher value on Citizenship?

by Skip August 10, 2014

Just throwing out an “Obama strawman argument” here…(not that he’d make this particular one):   (H/T: Liberal Logic 101)    

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More Obama Endorsements, Please!
Abercrombie (HI) Defeated By Anti-Tax Challenger

by Mike August 10, 2014

Governor Neil Abercrombie of Hawaii, “Obama’s Homeboy,” suffered a stunning defeat last night at the hands of anti-tax DEMOCRATIC opponent, David Ige. (H/T Twitchy.com) The wipeout occurred in spite of a hearty endorsement by BarryO, who even cut a radio ad appealing to Hawaii Dems to return his friend to power. All to no avail, […]

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Yes, Reince Priebus, that’s just about right….let’s talk price

by Skip August 8, 2014

Watching FoxNews “Special Report” is a staple for me – while it seems that they do try to report the news fairly straight up (yes, sometimes shaded a bit or bit more to the Right – let’s be honest here, as do the others shade (or in the case of MSNBC, leap) to the Left), it […]

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Democrats Obsessed with “Impeaching Obama”

by Steve MacDonald August 7, 2014
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This will not surprise anyone who spends time inside the sausage factory, but the majority of talk about impeaching President Obama is coming from Democrats.  They are obsessed with using it to fund raise, rile up the base, scare independents away from the GOP, whatever it takes. But this is a lot like a media […]

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Gov Transparency Site Misses $619 billion, Data They Do Have is Wildly Inaccurate

by Steve MacDonald August 7, 2014
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Doug Powers – Michelle Malkin.com Transparency we can believe in? A government website intended to make federal spending more transparent was missing at least $619 billion from 302 federal programs, a government audit has found. And the data that does exist is wildly inaccurate, according to the Government Accountability Office, which looked at 2012 spending […]

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Blogline of the Day – Resolve vs Snotty

by Skip August 7, 2014

“His [Obama’s] greatest rhetorical skill turns out to be mockery. The man who once promised to transcend political divisions is an expert at the stinging partisan jab. What Churchill was to thundering statements of resolve, he is to snotty put-downs.” – Rich Lowry (syndicated columnist, National Review editor, TV pundit)  

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