Republicans: Please Explain This

OK, so I have been trying to stay calm and quiet inside and to just read and soak in what is being said by all sides about what this election means.  I am trying to find a new perspective in my search to understand the changes that are taking place in this nation.  That’s how…

You Can’t Beat Santa Claus

Rush has a good assessment of our predicament: But first, let me tell you, small things beat big things yesterday. Conservatism, in my humble opinion, did not lose last night. It’s just very difficult to beat Santa Claus. It is practically impossible to beat Santa Claus. People are not going to vote against Santa Claus,…

My Sentiments Exactly

Andy at AOSHQ has a few choice words for “Blue” America. Very nice words from Gabe below. Very nice. But as a high-income-a/k/a-1%-American who has never cheated on his taxes before, I have another message. Fuck. You. I’ve been paying AMT for, oh, five years now: 28% marginal on a lower base plus a state…

Looking to Our Founders

Utah recently commented to me that we seldom know when we are in the throes of history: that it is only in hindsight that we realize and understand the implication of events.  I respect Utah a great deal, and I never take his council lightly, so I didn’t discount his words.  At the same time,…