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Steve MacDonald

Steve is a long-time New Hampshire resident, blogger, taxpayer advocate, and a member of the Board of directors of The 603 Alliance. He is the Editor at Large and a co-owner of; a former board member of the Republican Liberty Caucus of New Hampshire; and a past contributor to the Franklin Center for Public Policy.

Have You Met Julia?

Have you met Julia?  She’s you under the eternal reign of Obamanomics–as viewed from within the left wing ghetto. From Red State Over at Human Events, my colleague David Harsanyi writes “Who the hell is ‘Julia,’ and why am I paying for her whole life?” It’s a fair question. According to Obama’s campaign website, someone …

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This Slut Votes

The War on Women continues apace, and right here in the Granite State.  According to ‘The New Hampshire,’ a UNH campus publication, on April 28th, 30 people “gathered outside of Thompson Hall to participate in a national rally for women’s reproductive rights in support of access to birth control, Plan B One-Step, Planned Parenthood, and …

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Savage Hypocrisy

Have you heard about Dan Savage?  He made some news recently by being himself.  That is to say, he is an angry, ill-mannered, hater hiding behind the skirts of the anti-bullying movement.   And not just any skirt.  He’s White House approved, well connected in the progressive idiocracy, endorsed by some of it’s dimmest bulbs, and …

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We Just Need A Tax Structure That Would Allow it To Be Accessed For Government Use

I was doing my promised duty to screen scrape the million or so (hyperbole) comments by Gaia from the Concord Monitor Web site –who, by the way, seems almost reasonable for a Democrat–when I came across this. Some of us are broke By Gaia– 04/14/2011 – 9:30 am Some of us are broke. There’s still …

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The ‘Atrocities Czar’

The Atrocities Czar?  Really? President Obama’s National Security Adviser Samantha Power will head the new White House Atrocities Prevention Board, which is tasked with formulating a response to war crimes, crimes against humanity and mass atrocities. When will he appoint the salty snacks Czar, the every other Tuesday Czar, or the how about the Polygamy …

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The Philosophical Conservative:

“Men, I still think, ought to be weighed not counted.  Their worth ought to be the final estimate of their value.” – Coleridge. The philosophical Conservative: “The man who works out a consistent and timeless generalization applying to the behavior of men in politics.” This quote comes from Crane Brinton, courtesy of my dog-eared copy …

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A New Front in The War on Women – Do Liberal Chicks Dig Polygamy?

Piggy-backing off of Tim’s post on Mark Steyn’s recent article, I think the polygamy thing (which Tim does not mention) is worth visiting–repeatedly of course–just to remind everyone of the kind of campaign this has been and will continue to be.  Nothing coming from the Obama side will be relevant or substantive, everything utter nonsense.  …

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