Another One Bites The Dust

Another “alternative” energy firm, that is: The Amonix solar manufacturing plant in North Las Vegas, subsidized by more than $20 million in federal tax credits and grants, has closed its 214,000-square-foot facility about a year after it opened. Officials at Amonix headquarters in Seal Beach, Calif., have not responded to repeated calls for comment this…

Be Seated, Belted in and with Adult Beverage in Firmly in Hand BEFORE Reading

This is real; it IS in the Congressional record; the Communist Party USA DID publish this list in 1963.  I added the bold commentary, but I can make the case for each of my comments – or you can just read the 25th Anniversary edition of  “None Dare Call it Treason” where you will be…

Points to Ponder LIX

The story: Dem Congressman: Providing Food Stamps and Unemployment Benefits Two ‘Most Stimulative’ Things for U.S. Economy House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) told reporters on Tuesday that the two most “stimulative” things the government can do is provide food stamps and unemployment insurance, CNSNews.com reports. My question: If we all quit working, go on…

Boston Bans Booze, Broads, and Bets for Welfare Beneficiaries

In yet another instance of poor-bashing, the city of Boston has decided to prevent its welfare recipients from spending their hardly-earned money on alcohol, cigarettes, strippers, and tattoos. Without so much as a do-you-mind?, authorities have been passing regulations that outlaw the use of a recipient’s EBT card in bars, tattoo parlors, and racing venues.…

The Brute and BP Food Porn

Yesterday, I found myself losing my temper about a few things. The first thing that really miffed me was B. deciding to vote for….. Santorum?? I don’t know exactly who he is voting for, but it is in fact, a throw away vote. Actually, it’s not; it’s a vote for the very man he’s been…

Democrat Says Right to Life NOT “Absolute”

Here’s the story: ‘No Amendment is Absolute’: Chuck Schumer Complains About the First Amendment on Senate Floor SEN. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on the DISCLOSE Act: “I believe there ought to be limits because the First Amendment is not absolute. No amendment is absolute. You can’t scream ‘fire’ falsely in a crowded theater. We have libel…

The Willie Sutton “Progressives”

The incessant wailing from Obama and the Democrats about “fairness” and “fair share” and Obama’s assault on the business community share a common genesis. These rhetorical and real threats (as in the Senate Democrat’s caterwauling over the renewal of the Bush tax cuts) are far less about actual fairness and more about an empty checkbook…