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Notable Quote – Thomas Sowell

Ultimately, our choice is to give up Utopian quests or give up our freedom. This has been recognized for centuries by some, but many others have not yet faced that reality, even today. If you think government should "do something" about anything that ticks you off, or anything you want and don’t have, then you …

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The American Left in Context

Part of my problem as a blogger is that I see WAY too much to ever cogently speak or riff from.  This from American Thinker is one of the "finds".  I don’t always post an entire post; this is one of those raw times when I do; Steve McCann has done a good job. Please …

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Round about some of the NH Conservative sites – week of 1/222/10

Obviously, the buzz was all about Scott Brown’s cashiering (at least for the immediate time) of the "Kennedy seat" and of Obamacare.  Right up front is this from Paul at Pun Salad that PERFECTLY encapsulates how Progressives see ordinary citizens – and why we resent them and their Progressive-in-Chief: Mr. Kristol notes the condescension in …

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Not mine to give….

Limited Government means exactly that – limited. And that means government does a few things and not all things for all people just because "it is a good idea" or solves someone’s specific need.   Why do we have Big Government?  Many reasons: One general reason is the socialistic nature of Progressives (think mostly Democrats, but …

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Round about some of the NH Conservative sites – week of 12/26/09

Let’s start off with what I would normally file under Notable Quotes; from Ed over at NH Insider: “A man’s admiration for absolute government is proportionate to the contempt he feels for those around him”. – Alexis de Tocqueville Tocqueville, in a few exquisitely chosen words, sums up the gut feelings of the uber-eco-communists who …

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Debate: Which sovereignty should pre-eminent: the State or the Individual?

                                                         Jim                                                                                                            Skip As I said here, Rep Jim Splaine has picked up the gauntlet laid down by me – it should be "interesting" as he is, perhaps, further Left than I am Right.  We have …

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Red Light District

This is but one of the many beloved "non-profit" groups that will thrive [and spend taxpayer dollars] under Obama’s vision for a socialistic utopian America. No thanks. From ALG: