Daily Archives for December 7, 2012

December 7, 2012

“The Supreme Court’s Challenge: Restore Marriage Decisions to Citizens”

TweetHeritage’s The Foundry: The Supreme Court announced today that it will hear cases dealing with the definition of marriage during its current term. The Court will consider challenges to the Defense of Marriage Act, passed by an overwhelming bipartisan majority … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

“‘Whatever it takes’ cleverness is one way to run a government”

TweetIf that government happens to be a tyranny.  Want to see how it works?  Here, have a gander. I have news for you all:  the postmodern presidency is intended to usher in liberal fascism while keeping the optics of “fairness” … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

In case you missed it: coalition letter on taxpayer protection pledge

TweetSeems not everybody is buying the,  “I’m breaking my pledge because I love my country, and how dare you question my patriotism!” high-dudgeon on offer by several of the Republican surrendercrats. Dear Republican Members of Congress, We, the undersigned organizations, … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

“73% of New Jobs Created in Last 5 Months Are in Government”

TweetAnd that’s as the (real, not finessed) unemployment rate looks dismal. Why, it’s almost as if one were to take out a slide rule or a fancy calculator or even an abacus, they could find some kind of correlation — … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

“Howard Dean: ‘The Truth Is Everybody Needs To Pay More Taxes, Not Just The Rich’”

TweetHere. I’m posting this especially for slippyshod.  Behold! “The only problem is — and this is initially going to seem like heresy from a progressive is — the truth is everybody needs to pay more taxes, not just the rich. … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

Finally. Acceptable gun control

TweetIs that a pistol in your push-up bra, honey, or is it just really cold outside…?* (h/t TerryH)

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

“Obama expected to push gun control in second term”

TweetWhich is a good thing, provided we’re talking about Mexican drug cartels.  Here, though?  Not so much: With President Obama’s final election behind him, gun-control advocates said they expect the White House to begin pushing through an assortment of gun … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 7, 2012

If we can just get enough people to quit, unemployment numbers would be even better! [Darleen Click]

Tweet542,000 Americans quit the labor force in November, unemployment rate down to 7.7%. Say Hello to the new normal in the era of King Barry I. 2. If labor force participation was at its January 2009 level, the unemployment rate … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Darleen
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December 7, 2012

Slandering of Salvation Army is not innocent mistake [Darleen Click]

TweetThe “student government” at UC Berkeley is demanding that the Salvation Army bell ringers be banned from the campus because of The Tolerance™ The reason: Allegations of discrimination based on sexual orientation by the celebrated charitable organization could cause gay … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Darleen
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