Archive for: December 27, 2007

December 27, 2007

The Huckabee Hustle

When evangelicals embraced Jimmy Carter during the 1976 presidential campaign, they didn’t know he would repudiate the Southern Baptist Convention a generation later. Today the very same constituency has glommed onto Mike Huckabee, and I can’t help but lament …

Maryland Man Gets 50 Years for Sexually Exploiting Minor Girls

Filed under: Crime and Punishment - 27 Dec 2007

William Edward Wray, II, was sentenced before US District Judge Richard D. Bennett to 50 years in prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release, announced Rod J. Rosenstein United States Attorney for the District of Maryland and James A. …

One-Man Gridlock: Meet Tom Coburn, Senate’s ‘Dr. No’

Stopping stuff is Sen. Coburn’s specialty. In a Congress that has had trouble passing even the simplest legislation, Sen. Coburn, who proudly wears the nickname “Dr. No,” is a one-man gridlock machine. This year, the senator, who indeed is a …

God Bless American Patriot Tom Tancredo!

Filed under: Immigration,The Republicans - 27 Dec 2007

Of all the presidential candidates on both sides of the ideological divide, only one man really understands the issue of illegal immigration and its potential to destroy America. That man, of course, is Tom Tancredo who has been unflinching …

Media Fans Flames of GOP Religious Divide

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood,Religion & Faith - 27 Dec 2007

In an article that is ostensibly supposed to be about the many Iowa homeschoolers that are supporting Mike Huckabee, the Washington Post pins the reason to the fact that homeschooling parents must hate Mormons! This has easily become the …

You Say You Want a Res-o-lution…

Ironic, if one reads all of the lyrics to The Beatles Revolution: Despite being left-leaners for their time, the tune almost sounds like something a conservative music artist might write today. Snapshot of America: For the moment, we are still …