Marco’s Summer Recess

Marco Rubio has spent the week traveling about Florida meeting with Floridians and “discussing” the issues that will be taken up by Congress when they reconvene in September this year.  Now the “main-stream” press has been out looking far and wide for any kind of controversy while Congressional Representatives and Senators conduct meetings during the…

Obama Signs Executive Order Effectively Banning Ammonium Nitrate

A site called InvestmentWach (I don’t know them, so I can’t vouch for them) reports: Obama issued an Executive order on August 1, 2013 that will effectively ban Ammonium Nitrate in the USA. It will become too expensive and create too much possible civil and criminal liability to manufacture, store, or transport it. Clinton did…

The Caspian Sea Monster

Gotta give it to the Russians – conventional thinking didn’t hold them back: The Lun ekranoplan weighs 380 tons, has a 148-foot wingspan and can launch six anti-ship missiles from flight. Or rather, it could, before it was retired to a forlorn pier in southern Russia. The dilapidated plane is the offspring of an even…

Racism and Hate Crimes: One Of These Things Is Not Like The Other

Cue the music while we get ready to play a little game of political Sesame Street Now, before the music ends, tell me which one of these stories does not belong under the heading REAL HATE CRIMES: Police: Terrified Man Held at Gunpoint Until He Apologized ‘For All the Things White People Did to Black…