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American Government Decries Canada’s Grants of Asylum

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Cui Bono?

Interesting times my friends. What is going on with this violence at Trump campaign events? We infer that someone is paying for it to happen, as that seems the custom in America now. Why do it, if it is only … Continue reading

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Reconciliation is Still Possible

The defeatists are right; we can surrender. Pelosi and all the other Democrats have asked if we can find an alternative to fighting. Yes, we can. Somewhere in the Bay area, there is tall building next to a paved area … Continue reading

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Democracy in DC?

I’ve seen some arguments from nominal conservatives about the legalization of pot in Washington DC that I find troubling. The name and title is Washington District of Columbia. Columbia refers to the United States of America. The title means the … Continue reading

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Step One: Define the problem.

I have some little knowledge of real world problem solving, and of software development. I had heard, from supposed software development experts, that the Obamacare website would not and could not be secure. These were not, I think, people doing … Continue reading

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Another mean, perhaps hurtful comment

Anyway, I’d guess this might be old news to everyone here.   I think the author perhaps assumes too much competence and good will on Obama’s part, but that may be my own lack of confidence in the man speaking. … Continue reading

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Fast and Furious 6 is out

Anybody think we will hear more about Operation Fast and Furious in congressional hearings? Some of the recent material regarding Holder also casts into doubt his honesty on that matter. The quantity of the recent spate of scandals causes one … Continue reading

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Economic Indictors falling unexpectedly!

Index of U.S. Leading Economic Indicators Falls 0.1% – Bloomberg The Conference Board’s gauge of the outlook for the next three to six months decreased 0.1 percent after a 0.3 percent gain in March, the New York-based group said today. … Continue reading

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The Country is in the Very Best of Hands

(H/T The Daily Caller)

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Katchi Kapshida!*

We appear to be ramping up our support for the ROK government by sending some additional firepower over to that part of the world in the wake of the latest example of North Korean brinkmanship. A U.S. aircraft carrier strike … Continue reading

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Smart Diplomacy and the Korean Peninsula

There is renewed tension in Korea after the North Koreans fired artillery onto the South Korean island of Yeonpyeong killing at least two ROK Marines and wounding over a dozen others.  Civilians have been evacuated to shelters and photos show … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Rant

Here is but a sample: Realizing that you are losing your grip on the public schools, that the youth that propelled the boy-king to victory have abandoned you, that the bitter, blue collar white workers are now Tea Party grandmas … Continue reading

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The TSA Kerfuffle

I must say that this whole TSA firestorm is interesting to me, I did not expect this at all and I find it refreshing to see Americans talking openly (and loudly) about the intrusiveness of government. Personally I fly a … Continue reading

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Wow. Just wow.

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Some Things Never Change

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The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades

A recent article posted on American Thinker got me to thinking about all the young people breaking away from the unprincipled “gimme” philosophy that has permeated American Society. A Conservative Kid Tries to Survive in California School: This past year, … Continue reading

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Thank you, SCOTUS

You’ve seen the news. Chicago hand-gun ban struck down in a 5-4 (no surprise there) decision that had enough written about it to clearly extend beyond this single ruling. Washington (CNN)—In another dramatic victory for firearm owners, the Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Balgo’s witness request: maybe not as frivolous as thought

Ace has the un-redacted filing. 22. However, the defense has a good faith belief that Mr. Rezko, President Obama’s former friend, fund-raiser, and neighbor told the FBI and the United States Attorneys a different story about President Obama. In a … Continue reading

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President Trollbait

Troll: The contemporary use of the term is alleged to have first appeared on the Internet in the late 1980s,[3] but the earliest known example is from 1992.[4] It is thought to be a truncation of the phrase trolling for … Continue reading

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Looks like a long summer for Dems!

Bart Stupak has shown The Tea Party movement loves family values as he steps down to spend more time with his family. Right! 54 seat pick up for the Republicans now looks like a near certainty.

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