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Why So Many Are Not Supporting Senate Bill 244

by Rick Olson March 26, 2014

“Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is “timing” it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way.” ? Fulton J. Sheen Senate Bill 244 began as a bill sponsored by Democratic Senator David Watters. The bill established all sorts of confusing […]

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Gun Buy-Back Program In CO Foiled By Passage Of Recent Laws

by Rick Olson July 25, 2013

“Irony is the hygiene of the mind.”   —Elizabeth Bibesco “Together Colorado“, an anti-gun group in Colorado had planned to host a gun buy back program whereby gift cards or tickets to sporting events would be exchanged for guns. The scheme intended to have people come, hand over their guns and get the gift cards […]

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Narcissim And Its Limits (or lack thereof)

by Rick Olson July 21, 2013

“I’m not sure it rises — no pun intended — to that level.”   —Anthony Weiner to CNN Folks are calling this an, “Anthony Weiner Pic.”  Problem (accuracy-wise) is, it is, “sans weiner.” Close but not cigar, (As Gennifer Flowers might say to Monica). Geraldo, who recently turned 70 proudly touts in a Twitter post, 70 […]

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Whats In A Name?

by Rick Olson July 14, 2013

“Nobody calls me silly. That is not a word that applies to me.”   —Jane Pauley KTVU Channel 2 News in San Francisco has issued an on-air apology for misreporting the names of the pilots in the Asiana Crash. The Fox Affiliate Co-anchor Tori Campbell  reported the Asiana pilots names as, “Captain Sum Ting Wong, Wi […]

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The U.S. Army And Recruits as Chattel

by Rick Olson March 10, 2013

“The Army has carried the American ideal to its logical conclusion. Not only do they prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, creed and color, but also on ability.”   —Tom Lehrer This story was related to me by a friend. A son of his  friend is at the crossroads of life choices after high […]

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CT State Officials: Only Handguns Were Used in Newtown

by Rick Olson January 24, 2013

“History is a set of lies agreed upon.” —Napoleon Bonaparte NO AR-15, WAS USED IN THE NEWTOWN MASSACRE,  CT Officials are now reporting. Adam Lanza weeks earlier attempted to purchase a rifle but was turned away, however in the background check.  Fact is, Lanza  did kill his Mother to steal her rifle. There were initial reports, […]

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Of Hand Wringing Hoplophobes, and Hollow Points

by Rick Olson January 9, 2013

“Freedom isn’t for wimps.” —Neal Boortz On Sunday, January 6, The Nashua Telegraph featured a, Letter to the Editor from Andrew Mazer of Hollis. Ordinarily, letters like Mazer’s are piss-poor subject matter for any edifying blog. But painfully, the nation is rife with Middle-aged sensitive new-aged progressive guys like Andy Mazer. We use to call them, “Whiners,” […]

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Despite Laws, Londonderry Council Postures Against LFGC

by Rick Olson September 21, 2012

“”My door is always open-bring me your problems.” This is guaranteed to turn on every whiner, lackey and neurotic on the property.” —Robert F. Six Demagoguery. Town officials told the Derry News that Town officials, police officials, Fish and Game Club members, and the public will be invited to a demonstration at the shooting range, […]

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Democratic National Convention:You Need An ID

by Rick Olson September 4, 2012

“I am not a member of any organized political party. I am a Democrat.” —Will Rogers Remember…you don’t need an ID in many places to vote….BUT YOU NEED AN IDENTIFICATION TO GET INTO THE CONVENTION…#IRONY.

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Idiots And Cowards Who Complain About Gun Ranges

by Rick Olson July 24, 2012

“Once you’re able to look like an idiot and be OK with it, it opens up your potential.” —Nicole Sullivan Irascible Cowards are idiots willing to  spew their opinion as if it means something, is always a great source of amusement to me. And sometimes they do so anonymously. Such is the case with this […]

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Never A Surprise

by Rick Olson April 14, 2012

 “In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.” —Mark Twain Londonderry School District Superintendent Nate Greenberg lobbied against HB 1607, “AN ACT establishing an education tax credit.” Not surprising at all…In fact, this is expected. Long ago, educrats stopped caring about the delivery of a qualitative, substantive education for […]

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Leftists Say (Write) The Darnedest Things!

by Rick Olson January 12, 2012

“We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” —Benjamin Franklin On The Project Veritas Voter Fraud Project: Being curious, I went over to UnionLeader.com to see what the leftists had to say. One aspect about Leftists weighing in on a UL story is that they cannot help themselves. Sure enough, […]

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Inebriated William Jasmin Who Fell Out Of A Tree Stand Drops His Lawsuit

by Rick Olson November 21, 2011

“A lawsuit is a fruit tree planted in a lawyer’s garden.” —Italian Proverb William Jasmin of Manchester, the drunk, non-licensed hunter who sued a landowner following his own demise in falling from a tree stand, has dropped his lawsuit. Jasmin suffered partial paralysis when the tree stand he attempted to enter failed, causing him to […]

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House Bill 29: What we have here, is failure to communicate

by Rick Olson February 28, 2011

Upon reading the House Journal Majority report on this Bill, I am reminded of Strother Martin’s line in Cool Hand Luke, “What we have here…is failure to communicate…” House Bill 29, was deemed “Inexpedient to Legislate” this past week for reasons that can be best characterized as, “Bizarre.” The bill was an adjustment to the […]

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