another waste of your tax money……..

$1 Billion spent to buy Russian helicopters to give to Afghanistan. I guess American built helicopters are not good enough. Talk about out sourcing, just think of the good this order would have been for our aircraft industry, and how many jobs would have been saved or created. All this and they want to cut…

The Battle Must Continue

While I must admit that I do not find amusement in the situation that many find themselves in with regard to Obamacare, it is important that a cliched phrase is recited, one we heard with significant frequency during the run up to, and aftermath of, the Great Shutmageddon of 2013. “Elections have consequences.” If you…

This Is Priceless

Priceless! 2700 pages of Health Care explained in 1 paragraph Let me get this straight…. We’re going to be “gifted” with a health care plan we are forced to purchase and fined if we don’t, which purportedly covers at least ten million more people, without adding a single new doctor, but provides for 16,000 new…

More John Locke

This is a bit of a rehash but I ran across these quotes from Locke’s Second Treatise of Civil Government in an old post, specifically from the book’s Chapter IV, Section 23, published in 1690: “This freedom from absolute, arbitrary power, is so necessary to, and closely joined with a man’s preservation, that he cannot…

The Giddy Days of Hopenchange

Ahhhh, the giddy days of Hopenchange. The seas stopped rising, the globe stopped warming, the world loved us again and we were a post-racial society free to speak truth to power and talk about stuff with Oprah without worrying whether we were black, brown or white. We were the one’s we were waiting for. Good…