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Robert Francis O’Rourke Says He’ll Make America a Police-State … and the Socialist Mob Cheers Wildly

This: Bobby Francis O’Rourke is never going to be President of the United States. But there is a chance that one the DemocRATS he shared the debate stage will. (I use DemocRATS to refer to the politicians, pundits, operatives etc. … not the rank-and-file Democrat voters … many of whom are god people and many …

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That’s How I Was Raised…

I was wandering through a retail store yesterday when I happened through the baby section.  There was what the folks in manufacturing call a bottleneck–where things being what they are create a pinch point that slows or stops progress.  In this instance the “things” were people, with carriages (sleighs?) loaded down with goodies, placed at …

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A Progressive Fairy Tale: When The Police State Fails – Punish Local Business Owner

Guy has small business.  Guy Succeeds and manages to keep his business open in a rough neighborhood for decades even though police State can’t control crime in local area.  Police State doesn’t like his customer base.  Police State blames business owner for crime they can’t contain.  (He didn’t build the business right? but he must …

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The Promise of The Democrat Police State

Democrats obstructing speech they object to continued… after yesterdays post, which produced some necessary followup.  Obama campaign officials obstructed a Pennsylvania reporter from speaking to Obama supporters waiting outside, in line for an Obama rally.  A Commenter, C. dog, responded with a link to this story from 2008, at the Democrat National Convention, in Denver. …

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Do we live in a police state? No. Unconstitutional police action is challenged in New Hampshire.

Do the police have the right to stop anyone driving down a road, for any reason or no reason, demanding “your papers”? No. Not in New Hampshire at least.  Read all about it and watch it HERE, and read about why police sobriety checkpoints are unconstitutional and a very bad idea HERE. Excellent, excellent, excellent: …

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WORTH READING: A rumination on government and the sociopathic personality.

This from Doug Casey at Casey Research: “The Ascendance of Sociopaths in U.S. Governance,” wherein Mr. Casey makes a number of trenchant observations. You need not agree with all of them to gain insight into a different way of thinking about the problems facing America. Here are some quotes from the article…food for thought:  All …

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