Skip, Author at Granite Grok


Co-founder of GraniteGrok, my concern is around Individual Liberty and Freedom (and how Government is taking that away from us). My fight, from a Conservative (with small "L" libertarian leanings) and evangelical Christian perspective, is with the Progressives that are forcing a collectivized and secular humanistic future upon us. As TEA Party activist, citizen journalist (and pundit!), my goal is to use the New Media to advance the radical notions of America's Founders back into our culture again.

Notable Quote – Private Sector has to Work at Stuff while Public Sector Can Be Mediocre

And unlike a government agency, the private owner is obliged by self-preservation to try to avoid losses, which means that he is forced to run his railroad economically and efficiently. And also unlike a government agency, the private capitalist is nearly always obliged to face competition – which means to make the services he provides or the …

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Grok Open Thread - updated

Friday Open Thread on Saturday – Yep, I missed it again.

Can you ever forgive me? Can you ever forgive your fellow commenters? Can you ever THINK about those trying to tear this Country apart? Or are you just tearing up over all of it?  Take heed, this thread is your’s – “you can cry if you want to, cry if you want to…..”

Graph Data Data point

Data Point – BLM doesn’t believe that Black Lies Matter

The graphic below has the right of it: “This is what BLM is rioting about“.  I’m far from being the first but I’m also going to be the far from the last to note – if Black Lives really Mattered, this chart below would be far, FAR different:

Obama’s DHS to Skip Murphy: YOU are a Terrorist!

Bumped / Updated from April 21, 2009.  Again, you never fail to find stuff you never remember when you go searching into our Archive. Once again, here’s proof that the Left doesn’t give up.

White Privilege

Another Hokey Idea That Helps No One

UPDATE and BUMPED:  I had no idea that I had written about this pestilence way back on Aug. 31, 2006;  it’s almost like the emergence of the cicadas – underground for 17 years then emerge in a swarm. It was bad then, it’s worse now.


House Republican Alliance Concerned with Senate Amendments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rep. Mike Sylvia (603) 707-8594 June 9, 2021 The House Republican Alliance Tri-chairs are committed to assuring the citizens of New Hampshire that a Constitutional budget is passed out of the New Hampshire legislature. We urge our colleagues in House Finance to carefully examine amendments made to the budget while in …

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