The Rich Really Are Different

Via Maetenloch at AOSHQ – 21 Ways Rich People Think Differently: Average people think MONEY is the root of all evil. Rich people believe POVERTY is the root of all evil. Average people think selfishness is a vice. Rich people think selfishness is a virtue. Average people have a lottery mentality. Rich people have an…

And They Tell You Our Universities Aren’t Leftist Indoctrination Centers

So, it has been said that our public university system does not help in turning our students “liberal.” Well, this may be, but there is a great deal of research to suggest this is not the case: that our public universities do indeed indoctrinate our students into the Leftist mindset: Systematic Practice of Political Indoctrination…

Obamacare: An Early Ticket to Physician Retirement

I’ve been saying this for a while… and I still have people tell me I’m full of it. Well…we’ll just see… won’t we? “If we’re (lucky Medicaid is) 20 to 30 cents on the dollar from what we get from insurance rates. Obamacare cuts $716 billion from Medicare. The way that’s implemented is it will…

“Statesmanship,” “civility,” “compromise” and “bipartisanship” are ALL defined as agreeing with the Left — period.

In comments of another thread:  “Joe” just stated this: And with that last comment, James confirms what we on the Right have known for some time: “Statesmanship,” “civility,” “compromise” and “bipartisanship” are ALL defined as agreeing with the Left — period. “James” replied with this: “And with that last comment, James confirms what we on…

Sign ‘O The Times

At Drudge via Fox:   McDonald’s Corp. says a key sales figure fell in October, marking the first monthly drop in nearly a decade for the world’s biggest hamburger chain. The company, based in Oak Brook, Ill., says global sales at restaurants open at least a year fell 1.8 percent for the month. The last…

Fixed “game” ?

Vote was astronomical for Obama in some Philadelphia wards From Philadelphia, Philly.com: Some Philadelphia neighborhoods outdid themselves in Tuesday’s presidential election. In a city where President Obama received more than 85 percent of the votes, in some places he received almost every one. In 13 Philadelphia wards, Obama received 99 percent of the vote or…

Obamica

Just a few minutes ago I was reading a comment by Guy (thatmrgguy, aka Mike, but whom I refer to as Guy) and it sparked a neuron in my 7%. (I like sparks.) Yesterday morning when Mr. Kells and I were driving our son to school, (we had a teacher conference, but that’s another story)…

Hearing Hoofbeats And Thinking Zebras

The old saying states that when you hear hoofbeats approaching  you don’t expect zebras, you think “horses”. Wikipedia relates the etymology of the term: The term derives from the aphorism “When you hear hoofbeats behind you, don’t expect to see a zebra”, which was coined in a slightly modified form in the late 1940s by Dr. Theodore Woodward, a…

Resolutions

Re-posted from December 31, 2011. I wanted to bring this back up because I am too lazy to write another post about what we face. Little has changed from this New Year’s Eve post except we now have a president who is unfettered  and unconstrained by the prospect of re-election. I’ve been giving thought to…

Now Is No Time For “Civility”

The left isn’t interested in fairness or civility in pursuit of their goals, so why should we be? Take the situation at Ole Miss (the University of Mississippi), 30 miles from my hometown. The press is blowing this situation out of proportion because the connection between Ole Miss, James Meredith and racism in the 50’s…