Daily Archives: September 14, 2011

Dr. Phyllis Chesler: Aspiring Intern Attempts to School Me on Her Third Worldist “Feelings”

A pro-Israeli women’s studies professor and psychologist who actually has the guts to stand up and say “you know women are treated pretty badly in Islam”. I am amazed. She is looking for an intern, and of course many universities … Continue reading

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The Atlantic Monthly: On Second Thought, Sarah Palin was a Great Governor

Every once in a while, the elite media remembers that they are journalists and when they think they can get away with it they tell the truth or at least get much closer to it. Of course they had to … Continue reading

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Dr. Thomas Sowell: Too many people coming out of even our most prestigious academic institutions graduate with neither the skills to be economically productive nor the intellectual development to make them discerning citizens and voters.

In a nutshell…. One of the sad and dangerous signs of our times is how many people are enthralled by words, without bothering to look at the realities behind those words. One of those words that many people seldom look … Continue reading

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Feds spending $2 million to install cameras in school lunchroom to see what your kid is eating.

The government goes on as if there is no $16 trillion debt with Social Security and Medicare near broke. Do we really need this crap? Related: Dept of Education is a Failure: 82 Fed Govt Programs to Improve Teachers. Billions … Continue reading

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Swiss ban on minarets was a vote for tolerance and inclusion

Where is the “Islamic tolerance” crowd when it comes to the slaughter of Christians in Islamic countries; the stoning of women; the denial of rights to women; and the banning of Bibles and the banning of the building of Christian … Continue reading

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Gov. Christie on Leadership: People Want A President Who Will Lead, Take Risks

Leadership is never a political strategy, it is a moral one.

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Obama’s Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner: Taxes on ‘Small Business’ Must Rise So Government Doesn’t ‘Shrink’ (video)

Wow, Geithner is spinning hard. 3% of businesses. Most businesses are on paper or are 1-2 man operations. Small businesses used to do almost 80% of the hiring in this country, now it is only 64%. The tax he wants … Continue reading

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The Power of Icons in Ideology.

Bill Whiddle,  who is as solid and bright as any communications strategist I have ever seen, in the video below gives us a great refresher in advertising techniques, branding, political messaging, and what he calls “iconography”. The best modern text on … Continue reading

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Pinal County Sheriff: Mexican Drug Cartels now control corridor from Mexican border to Phoenix

And the Obama Administration is doing little more than posting these signs….   Here is a CNN from late 2007 and things have just gotten worse:  Mexican Drug Cartels Threaten U.S. Reporters – 

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Dr. Walter Williams: Unions discriminate against black Americans, minimum wage impacts black teen unemployment. Regulations make licencing so expensive they keep minorities out.

When I was growing up, gas was 70 cents a gallon and when you went to get gas, a young person who was apprenticing at the service center attached to most every gas station would come out, pump your gas, … Continue reading

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Obama Policies Failing: Sinking Stats Tell Story

Central planning of an economy doesn’t work in large, diverse, environments, and works poorly in small homo-genius societies (Greece, Spain, Portugal all collapsing). Government spending does not create wealth and in only limited circumstances does it have a long term positive impact … Continue reading

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Press Banned from Vice President Biden’s Fund Raiser Gala’s

OK on one hand I am totally in favor of this because I do not have to watch them. On the other hand they are a violation of the Obama Administration’s repeated promises of openness and transparency. Real Clear Politics: … Continue reading

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A third of high school grads never studied the Constitution…

The best way to “fundamentally transform America” is to make sure new generations forget what it is all about. Heritage: A third of graduated and rising high school seniors – who will be voting in the 2012 elections – have never … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin: Lies, Damned Lies – Obamacare 6 Months Later

This is a great post by former Governor Sarah Palin. She covers most of the pertinent facts we have been bringing you for a year on my old college blog in our health care round-up posts and our Health Law category, and all in … Continue reading

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Michael Barone: Gangster government stifles criticism of ObamaCare – UPDATED!

Previously from my old college blog: OPPRESSION: OBAMA ADMINISTRATION SAYS “SHUT UP” – THREATENS HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES FOR POLITICAL FREE SPEECH! THUGOCRACY – OBAMA ADMINISTRATION THREATENS INSURANCE COMPANIES TO KEEP QUIET ABOUT RISING HEALTH CARE COSTS DUE TO LEGISLATION….OR ELSE Barone: “There … Continue reading

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Obama’s Cousin, Dr. Milton Wolf: ObamaCare does harm, rations care.

A not on the elite media, the only one who would publish Dr. Wolf’s editorial was The Washington Times…. This is a big story. Being Obama’s cousin this means that Dr. Wolf is 12.5% pure hope! Dr. Milton Wolf: “Primum … Continue reading

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Senator Durbin: Of course premiums will still go up with ObamaCare

But they are still lying… Via Ed Morrissey at Hotair: Not exactly a shocker, but Dick Durbin gives the nuanced explanation that they’re looking to slow down the rate of increases, not stop increases altogether.  Unfortunately, that misrepresents what the … Continue reading

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George Will Takes Robert Reich to School on Insurance Companies and Progressivism

We love Robert Reich, one of the worst economists ever. He will say anything for political reasons and claim that it is economic science. The truth is that one has to forget a great deal of macro-economics to come up … Continue reading

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700,000 Seniors Forced out of Medicare Advantage Plans – Cavuto: Was this the plan all along?

It is just like I said back in my college blog days: Real Clear Politics Confirms IUSB Vision Analysis: Latest Health Care Bill Designed to Wreck Private Insurance & Make People Cry Out for a Public Option And stated again and … Continue reading

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AARP and Many Others Hiking Premiums or Dumping Coverage Because of ObamaCare

Associated Press: WASHINGTON – AARP’s endorsement helped secure passage of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Now the seniors’ lobby is telling its employees their insurance costs will rise partly as a result of the law. In an e-mail to … Continue reading

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BROKEN PROMISES: CBO AND CMS CONFIRM HIGHER COSTS AND HIGHER TAXES FOR OBAMACARE!

It has been happening for a long time, I wrote this post in April 2010 on my old college blog… And after the New York Times and the Dept of HHS confirmed that we conservatives were right all along… Via … Continue reading

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Dr. Drew Pinsky on ObamaCare: ‘You will see a massive flight of physicians from the field’

Dr. Pinsky of course is the famed radio doctor. Special thanks to our friends at The Daily Caller.

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Gallup: Number of people insured by their employer down 5.2%. Number insured by taxpayers up 3.5%

They told us that we would not lose our health insurance and that the cost of insurance is going down. We know as we have covered in our ObamaCare Round-Up posts of elite media coverage that neither is the case. … Continue reading

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More Businesses Reveal ObamaCare Impact

Via alineofsite.com: At President Obama’s infamous Summit on February 25, Nancy Pelosi boldly stated that ObamaCare would create “400,000 jobs almost immediately”, 4 million over the life of the bill.  If so, it’s off to a rocky start. Prior to … Continue reading

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DNC Talking Point that 95% of Americans Got a “Tax Cut” is Bogus

The latest talking point from the left is that 95% of Americans got a tax cut. No they didn’t; what they got was a temporary reduction in the tax withholding tables but the rate didn’t change, so come tax time … Continue reading

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Dr. Walter Williams: Government Lies

President Obama and congressional supporters estimate that his health care plan will cost between $50 and $65 billion a year. Such cost estimates are lies whether they come from a Democratic president and Congress, or a Republican president and Congress. … Continue reading

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Gov. Christie: Government Union Spent $6 million in TV Ads Motivating People to Hate

Six million in less than three months…

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Star Trek TNG: New Alternate Intro (DVD edition)

Every once in a while we need a little distraction. Ships of the Line (DVD Edition) Star Trek Enterprise: alternate intro (DVD Edition) Star Trek Voyager:  alternate intro (DVD edition) Star Trek DS-9: alternate intro (DVD edition) Star Trek: Ships … Continue reading

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Muslim Cleric: How to Lie About Islam

Taqiyyah: …I’ll bet he isn’t offended—and if he were he wouldn’t show it. The first principle in the Methodology of Dawa (339 KB, source) is to present the friendly, peace-loving face of Islam to possible converts. Then involve them in … Continue reading

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The Great Global Warming Swindle

The entire documentary that aired on British Television.

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