Posts by Richard Olson Jr.

An Open Letter to the Sea of Presidential Primary Candidates

by Rick Olson June 25, 2015

“A charlatan makes obscure what is clear; a thinker makes clear what is obscure.” — Hugh Kingsmill Another day has passed and another two candidates have declared their intent to seek the Republican Presidential Nomination. Governor Chris Christie and Governor Bobby Jindal. Eventually all will come to New Hampshire, so please consider this an open […]

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Guns, Gumby and “Gliberals”

by Rick Olson June 10, 2015

“A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.”  —Socrates Glib, according to Merriam Websters online dictionary, is defined as, (words) said or done too easily or carelessly : showing little preparation or thought: speaking in […]

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NH Dept of Education to Croydon: Stop Paying Tuition

by Rick Olson March 5, 2015

“If you’re going to sin, sin against God, not the bureaucracy; God will forgive you but the bureaucracy won’t.” —Adm. Hyman G. Rickover Education Commissioner Virginia Barry, in a February  25 letter to Croydon School Superintendent Cynthia Gallagher advised, “It has come to the Department’s attention that the District is sending its pupils to private […]

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Free Speech: Guardians and Vassals

by Rick Olson March 2, 2015

“The Framers of the Constitution knew that free speech is the friend of change and revolution. But they also knew that it is always the deadliest enemy of tyranny.”   —Justice Hugo Black Vassals of the Feifdoms…oh how they love to rule and oh how we love to let them! Periodically, we hear the din […]

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Senate Bill 116 Charlatanry

by Rick Olson February 12, 2015

“Charlatanry…No psychologist should pretend to understand what he does not understand… Only fools and charlatans know everything and understand nothing.”   —Anton Chekhov Senate Bill 116, An Act repealing the license requirement for carrying a concealed pistol or revolver, is being put through its usual cascade of lies. Yesterday, Deidre Reynolds took the the pages of […]

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Public Perception Of Cops Today

by Rick Olson January 1, 2015

“There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.” —Aldous Huxley Public perception of the police is constantly challenged. Being a police officer has never been a tougher profession. The Bureau of Justice Statistics is replete with data on police officer divorce, alcoholism and other social problems. […]

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by Rick Olson December 5, 2014

“‘Best friends’ contains 11 letters…but so does Backstabber.” —unknown Some actions bear no words to aptly describe the course of events.  In this particular case, Representative Shawn Jasper, in his quest for personal power, enlisted the Democratic caucus to elect himself speaker of the house.

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Rockingham County Attorney Elect Is A Bum

by Rick Olson November 11, 2014

Bums: “Ethics and equity and the principles of justice do not change with the calendar.” —D. H. Lawrence County Attorney Elect Patricia Conway is a bum. Conway has no self control. Patricia Conway is as unfit to hold her office. As much as it was believed that James Reames was unfit to hold the office. […]

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Harry Reid’s Nuclear Option

by Rick Olson November 6, 2014

“The first filibuster of the year, and may be the last.” —Harry Mason Reid The “Nuclear Option. One year ago this month, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid pushed through his “nuclear option”…Reid changed a Senate rule that would make Obama  nominees easier for a Democratically-controlled Senate to approve. Republicans ability to filibuster would be sharply […]

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Scott Brown’s Bay State Push

by Rick Olson November 2, 2014

“Do I have the best credentials? Probably not. ’Cause, you know, whatever. But I do have strong ties to this state.” —Scott Brown I have listened to Howie’s Carr’s show in excess of 20 years and I’ve even called in a couple times. Howie is an icon and has an excellent show. He has a […]

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Moms Demand Action SWATting You Today

by Rick Olson October 17, 2014

“Birds of a lawless, bigoted feather bully together.”—Michelle Malkin “Swatting,” is the act of engaging public emergency services with information that evokes a response consistent with a critical incident, such as a burglary in progress or a gunman in a public place.  Swatting is a hoax. Its a prank…and it is also, illegal. Moms Demand […]

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by Rick Olson October 11, 2014
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Gun Control Editorials Are Boring and Stupid

by Rick Olson September 29, 2014

“Life is tough, but it’s tougher if you’re stupid.”—John Wayne Stupid. Well, first, Boring and then Stupid. The question that challenges me most, however is where to begin? Our Esteemed Grok Chief, Skip Murphy brought you all, in a “WTF Moment,” the plight, or should I say,  “historically challenged plight” of fledgling journalist, blogger, ergo […]

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Scott Brown’s Specious NRA Rating

by Rick Olson August 14, 2014

“People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.”   —Otto von Bismarck And not too long ago, after this video was made, Scott Brown went to Rindge New Hampshire and made that same bold statement. It would appear that wherever he goes, he will continue with that […]

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Scott Brown’s Gun Problem

by Rick Olson August 9, 2014

“Owning a handgun doesn’t make you armed any more than owning a guitar makes you a musician.” —Col. Jeff Cooper

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Scott Brown Lies

by Rick Olson August 8, 2014

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance. ~Edgar J. Mohn

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About Those “Teabaggers,” Uncle Wally Havenstein

by Rick Olson July 4, 2014

“If I decide to be an idiot, then I’ll be an idiot on my own accord.” — Johann Sebastian Bach By now, the internet is rife with definitions of the, “tea-bagger.” Presently, when the pejorative term, “teabagger,” is used, the term comes from the mouth…attached to the face…attached to the body…of a person who objects […]

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Anatomy Of The Gun Ban

by Rick Olson June 29, 2014

 “A woman who demands further gun control legislation is like a chicken who roots for Colonel Sanders.” —Larry Elder There is never a time when gun-banning liberals cease to work to completely and totally remove firearms from our society…That is, to completely remove from law-abiding citizens the right to have and own firearms. On February […]

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The Havenstein-Brown Problem

by Rick Olson June 20, 2014

“Carpetbagging—presumptuously seeking success or a position in a new locality; A politician who seeks public office in a locality where he has no real connections.” —Dictionary Carpet Baggers. This is a term now frequently connected to discourse about Walter Havenstein and Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown. Havenstein, touted as a successful businessman, was scrutinized over his […]

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The Minion and the Maven

by Rick Olson June 19, 2014

P.J. O’Rourke once quipped, “Hubris is one of the great renewable resources.” Frankly, I think its grown en masse on the Horn-Cullen RINO Farm. Is there one who deduces this notion, none too bold?

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The Face Of Voter Fraud

by Rick Olson June 9, 2014

“With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half.”—Otto Von Bismarck Remember Lorin C. Schneider Jr. of Carver, Massachusetts? Schneider plead guilty to voting illegally in New Hampshire. “Trunk Monkey” Schneider, the court found,  was not legally qualified to vote […]

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Where Was Scott Brown?

by Rick Olson May 31, 2014

Despite the heavy political presence, there were no, “politics.” This was a non-partisan event, geared to appreciation of veterans and their faithful service to our nation and some discussion about the abysmal performance of our Veterans Administration.

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Golf Is More Dangerous Than Hunting

by Rick Olson May 21, 2014

“I’m tired of ignorance held up as inspiration, where vicious anti-intellectualism is considered a positive trait, and where uninformed opinion is displayed as fact.”  ? Phil Plait

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Shut Out By A Bloomburglar?

by Rick Olson May 21, 2014

When Brown makes these appearances, he specifically requests that no media, no cameras or other press be present. Many have bent over to honor that corrupt request. To honor this Bloomburglar.

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Scott Brown On The Second Amendment?

by Rick Olson May 15, 2014

“What happened in Newtown where those children were subject to that level of violence is beyond my comprehension…As a state legislator in Massa­chusetts, I supported an ­assault weapons ban thinking other states would follow suit. But ­unfortunately, they have not, and innocent people are being killed. As a result, I support a federal assault weapons […]

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Cops Lie

by Rick Olson May 8, 2014

Criticism of government finds sanctuary in several portions of the 1st Amendment. It is part of the right of free speech. It embraces freedom of the press.

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Solipsistic Moms Demand Action

by Rick Olson May 7, 2014

“The most fundamental tragedy of my life is that the ones who I see do not exist and the one who exists I do not see.” —Kedar Joshi sol·ip·sism– 1. The theory that the self is the only thing that can be known and verified. 2. The theory or view that the self is the […]

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Chinese Economy: God Bress Amellica!

by Rick Olson April 30, 2014

Reported today, the Chinese will overtake the United States as the world’s largest economy. Liberals blame corporate America, while Corporate America blames liberal fiscal policies.

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The Charlatanry About Gun Laws Continues

by Rick Olson April 24, 2014

“A charlatan makes obscure what is clear; a thinker makes clear what is obscure.” —Hugh Kingsmill (British writer and critic. 1889-1949) Today, the headlines read, USA Today: “Ga. governor signs ‘guns everywhere’ into law” NBC News: “What Georgia’s ‘Extreme’ New Gun Law Allows” MSNBC: “Georgia governor signs sweeping gun bill into law” And finally, our […]

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Everytown USA Bloomberg Launch is Blowing Up In His Face

by Rick Olson April 18, 2014

“There is nothing more dangerous than a resourceful idiot”—Samuel Adams Michael Bloomberg launched his Everytown USA for Gun Safety site this week. Most understood this as a retooling of the anti-gun, anti-second Amendment advocacy and a retooling and remarketing the same old tired anti-gun message. Seizing an opportunity the Nation’s PRO-GUN, PRO-2ND contingent all over […]

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