Archive for: December 23, 2008

December 23, 2008

Merry Christmas, Everyone–Rejoice!

Filed under: Religion & Faith - 23 Dec 2008

The Christmas season is like no other time of the year. In spite of the freezing weather people have to contend with, most folks reveal a certain happy sparkle in their eyes. Maybe it’s because the season brings with it …

Federal, Local Law Enforcement Agencies Partner to Identify Criminal Aliens

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Immigration - 23 Dec 2008

The Departments of Homeland Security (DHS) and Justice (DOJ) launched the Secure Communities program in Bucks and Montgomery counties to better identify and remove criminal aliens from these communities.

Rod Blagojevich Dumps Lump of Coal in Obama’s Stocking

Filed under: Politics In General - 23 Dec 2008

Illinois politicians, and especially President-elect Obama, were hoping that embattled Governor Rod Blagojevich would go quietly into the night, taking his countless “F” bombs and wiretapped “pay to play” call list with him.

The GOP Cannot Win Until…

Filed under: The Republicans - 23 Dec 2008

Of course we are all roaming around trying to figure out what will work, what hasn’t worked and who’s fault it all is. Powell blasts Limbaugh, Limbaugh replies, voters blast McCain, the moderate Republican illiterati try to blame it all …

“Buyers Remorse” Haunts Obama

Filed under: Elections & Voting,Politics In General - 23 Dec 2008

Barack Obama’s position on same-sex marriage is, and has always been, crystal clear: He believes that marriage should be limited to one man and woman. That has been his public position from the start of the presidential campaign.

Arnold Terminates Democrat Scheme to Raise Taxes

Filed under: Taxes & Taxation - 23 Dec 2008

For a couple of hours Thursday afternoon, gooey-eyed Democrats thought they had devised a clever scheme to side step California’s Constitution, which requires that tax increases must be approved by two-thirds of the state legislature.

Gutting of US Economy Continues

Filed under: Economics,Politics In General,The Democrats - 23 Dec 2008

As the fast and furious gutting of the US Treasury’s current and future funds continue, all too many Republicans have closed their eyes to the destruction of the US economy that has been so ably affected by Democrat leadership. Democrats …

Whence Comes the Concept of Fairness, of Right and Wrong?

Without acknowledgment of God-created human souls, society is reduced to a random collection of people guided only by pursuit of their individual ideas of pleasure and avoidance of what they find painful. In such a society, nothing is inherently …