Winston Churchill

Notable Quote – Winston Churchill

by Skip March 28, 2016

“How dreadful are the curses which Mohammedanism lays on its votaries! Besides the fanatical frenzy, which is as dangerous in a man as hydrophobia in a dog, there is this fearful fatalistic apathy. The effects are apparent in many countries. Improvident habits, slovenly systems of agriculture, sluggish methods of commerce, and insecurity of property exist […]

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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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Notable Quote – Kelly Ayotte’s clock must have been out for repairs…

by Skip October 16, 2013

‘To each there comes in their lifetime a special moment when they are figuratively tapped on the shoulder and offered the chance to do a very special thing, unique to them and fitted to their talents. What a tragedy if that moment finds them unprepared or unqualified for that which could have been their finest […]

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Afterburner – Umbrella Men

by Steve MacDonald September 16, 2013
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Can personal charm stop a dictator? That’s what Neville Chamberlain thought he was going to do, when he implemented Plan Z. Of course it didn’t work, and World War II happened in spite of Chamberlain’s charisma and personal likability. It was Winston Churchill, the pompous and grumpy stalwart, who actually fought the war. In this […]

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Notable Quote – WInston Churchill

by Susan Olsen August 12, 2013

‘Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.”

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There’s Too Much Democracy In America

by Mike March 11, 2013

You’re thinking: “What does he mean? Does he agree with O’Bummer that the Chinese model of governing (no opposition) is more ‘convenient’?” Hunter Dan’s thinking: “Damn – I knew the arrogant Brit wanted to be King!” You’d all be wrong. What I mean is that pure Democracy, a bit like undiluted Democrats, is pure poison […]

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Notable Quote – Sir Winston Churchill

by Skip November 11, 2012

“All men are created equal,” says the American Declaration of Independence. “All man shall be kept equal,” say the British Socialist Party. – Sir Winston Churchill, Lord of the Admiralty, Prime Minister of Britain during WW II It seems that the American electorate has forgotten history, and has chosen to align itself with the British […]

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Preference Cascade – it is happening against Obama.

by Skip October 23, 2012

Winston Churchill: “Americans can always be counted on to do the right thing…after they have exhausted all other possibilities.” I just returned Mark Levin’s Ameritopia to ‘Grok friend Jean who has been VERY patient in waiting for me to return it.  It is a very disturbing book to read (listen to) as when one compares […]

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