Daily Archives for December 10, 2012

December 10, 2012

“There are going to be screw-ups. There are going to be bankruptcies. There’ll be indictments and there’ll be deaths. But we’re going to keep going – and nothing’s going to stop me” [Darleen Click]

TweetSo says California Gov Jerry “Moonbeam” Brown about solar power … and how he’ll “crush” any opponents, regardless of the corruption, shenanigans and outright fraud of the industry. The promise of clean and cheap solar energy is getting a second … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Darleen
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December 10, 2012

“Americans believe public workers better paid and more secure (Bingo!)”

TweetAnd why shouldn’t they be? After all, you think sitting around coming up with ways to force erstwhile free people to live, molding and nudging and re-engineering through regulations on donuts or ladder slat width or low flow toilets, is … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

BAMN in Michigan [Guest post by Geoff B – UPDATED]

TweetThe Democrats and their union allies are making threats and calling on the President Obama to punish Michigan if it passes the “right to work” law. The ever wonderful (union bought and paid for) Harry Reid weighs in. Who knew … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

lessons for negotiating zombie apocalypse black market deals, 1

TweetJust because a guy has a really sweet beard, a pleasing drawl, and is all decked out in camo doesn‘t mean his willingness to trade you “25 delicious squirrel tacos” for “a quick go at your wife” is a good … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

“Tim Carney: Jim DeMint was the libertarian hero of the Senate”

TweetMy, but this argument does sound so very familiar somehow. I just wish I could place where I’ve heard it before… For libertarians, Christian conservative pro-lifer Jim DeMint was the best thing to come through the Senate in decades. DeMint, … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

Fundamental transformation: U.S. out as sole superpower by 2030

TweetPolitico: A new report by the intelligence community projects that the United States will no longer be the world’s only superpower by 2030. “In terms of the indices of overall power – GDP, population size, military spending and technological investment … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

“Obama demands unlimited credit, more taxes”

TweetIn fact, what he wants is for the Executive to have control over the debt ceiling — though he’s willing to give Congress a 2/3 override veto, which is quite generous of a despot.  Or, to put it another way, … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

“Gun Ho: Firearm Sales Rise In 48 States In First 11 Months Of 2012″

TweetProbably because people trust so much in an efficient and generous federal nannystate to protect them and their children and their private property rights — while creating a stable currency, reducing massive borrowing and spending, and loosening onerous regulations and … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Jeff G.
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December 10, 2012

“Do you see what we saw? We saw we’d be given a law to live by, a moral law, they called it, which punished those who observed it — for observing it.” [Darleen Click]

TweetThis story, as related by the character Jeff Allen to Dagney Taggart, of the four year collapse of a corporation is from Atlas Shrugged.

10. December 2012 by Darleen
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