Tom Perkins: Defending the Innocent — and the Truth

HISTORY: Comparing Kristallnacht to the Occupy Campaign   Recently, venture Capitalist, Tom Perkins, made a comparison between the recent ‘Occupy’ campaign and the Kristallnacht during the NAZI rise to power in 1930’s Germany.  Pressure was immediately brought to bear on him for making the comparison and he has since issued an apology.  But Perkins wasn’t wrong. …

Riots if Romney Wins? Honor the Threat!

New Threats to Riot if Obama Loses Election Despite the issue receiving national media attention, Obama supporters continue to threaten to riot if Mitt Romney wins the presidential election, raising the prospect of civil unrest if Obama fails to secure a second term. The new threats continue to dominate Twitter and the vast majority make…

Global Warming, Healthcare, Financial Crisis: the Moral Equivalents of War

Have you ever heard of a man named William James, or something he wrote titled The Moral Equivalent of War?  In a nut shell, James was trying to find something that would create as much political power in focusing the will of a nation and making the people willing to sacrifice and even surrender their…

And the Winner is…

…in the category of Lying Liberal Hypocrite of the Year: Kanye West! Put your hands together and make some noise for Yeezie! Two of Ye’s latest hits are here: Kanye on October 11, 2011: Kanye West today became the most famous visitor yet to the Occupy Wall Street protests as he lent his support to…

History is Repeating: The Parallels Between NAZI Germany and Modern America

People have asked: “How did the Germans let Hitler happened?”  I’ll tell you, but you have to give me the time. This is not an easy subject to write or read about, but it is crucial that it be addressed. I do not hold a degree in history, but I am no novice, either. I…

The Green Thing

I thought this was somehow funny and dripping with truth and irony at the same time. This was posted by a FaceBook friend of mine who is about my age and is sort of sick of the self-righteous and sanctimonious attitudes of the kids impregnated with the kind of elitist and entitled attitude and smug…

Nothing Succeeds Like Success

Over my many years of observation of people, organizational dynamics, economic conditions and situations, there are a relative few characteristics of people who are truly successful: They are intelligent – either “smart” in a general sense (able to accumulate and retain a lot of basic facts) or in a specific way (a subject matter expert).…

Connecting With Old Friends – flasawdust

Flasawdust, our good friend from the heady old days of busting the chops of our mutual nemesis and general doctrinaire leftist, codename buggerthat, at the Panama City News Herald comment pages took a break from driving around in our right wing Nazi staff car formerly owned by Hitler (an inside joke) and posted the following…

The Brain Dead Left

Great column by James Taranto today: The Brain Dead Left “They paused to scream at the walls of a Citibank branch.” To our mind, that sentence more than anything we’ve read encapsulates the spirit of Obamaville. It originally appeared in a San Francisco Chronicle story about an incident in which “dozens of college students” invaded…

STEM Cells

No – not microbiology. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics graduates. Kenneth Anderson, writing at one of my favorite legal blogs, The Volokh Conspiracy, has brilliant piece on why the Sara Lawrence graduates in African Studies can’t find a job: As Generation Jobless tries to figure out where its job possibilities went, we…

Totalitarianism is the answer! Wait, what was the question again?

Was it “What political system has killed more people than any form of government for $1,000,  Alex?” Nope. According to Naomi Klein, author of the radical anti-capitalist, anti-globalization, anti-freedom books like “No Logos” and “Shock Doctrine”, it is “What do we need to solve all of the world’s problems?” Naomi is a perfect model of…