Archive for: March 16, 2006

March 16, 2006

Of Elections, Ports, and Political Posturing

Filed under: Politics In General,War On Terror - 16 Mar 2006

Regarding the recent misadventures of the Bush administration in relation to the running of several U.S. ports by a United Arab Emirates (UAE) company, here is a scenario that some on the left have breathlessly chattered on about:

While Cindy Sheehan and the Washington press pool were camped out on the Texas prairie last August, Karl Rove was busy.

Three of President Bush’s Failures In His First Term

Filed under: American Government,Politics In General - 16 Mar 2006

President Bush’s first term is over; we can now look at what he accomplished. A President should be judged on what he promised the voters during his campaign. Voters should compare what he promised, to what he delivered.

Look at some of what President Bush wanted to accomplish in his first term: A better public education system, fiscal responsibility, and less Federal involvement in the affairs of the fifty States. Let’s look at each of these goals President Bush set for himself.

I Need A Conservative Television News Network

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood - 16 Mar 2006

Every morning I log onto the worldwide web, not because I’m a computer geek, but because I want to understand what’s going on in the world. I’ve long since turned my back on the print media for accurate and timely news reporting, and it’s getting to the point where I can’t even bring myself to watch a televised news broadcasts anymore, simply because tv networks can’t seem to report on much of anything these days without insulting my intelligence with some sort of politically correct blather.

Combating Southwest Border Violence

(The following is based on a report submitted to the National Association of Chiefs of Police by the US Department of Homeland Security.)

As the agency with the broadest law enforcement authority within the Department of Homeland Security, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement is said to be uniquely positioned to combat vulnerabilities and threats to America from individuals involved in terrorism, organized crime, human smuggling and narco-terrorism at US borders.