Author: David Coughlin

Profile: David Coughlin is a political pundit, editor of the policy action planning web site “Return to Common Sense,” and an active member of the White Plains Tea Party. He retired from IBM after a short career in the U.S. Army. He currently resides with his wife of 40 years in Hawthorne, NY. He was educated at West Point (Bachelor of Science, 1971) and the University of Alabama in Huntsville (Masters, Administrative Science, 1976).

Website: http://www.returntocommonsensesite.com/

October 31, 2012

Views on the News – 10/27/2012

Filed under: In The News - 31 Oct 2012

Barack Obama is not a good liar; he is a victim of media complicity in the fallacies and half-truths that constitute the myth of Barack Obama, but fiction works only if you can get your audience to suspend disbelief, and …

October 24, 2012

Views on the News – 10/20/2012

Filed under: In The News,Politics In General - 24 Oct 2012

Everything about Obama is the product of mass delusion: he is not transformational; he is not brilliant; and he has no ideas for the future, except more of the same, more of him. He is the most unqualified man …

October 18, 2012

Freedom of choice is a basic right, as long as you accept the consequences

Filed under: Abortion - 18 Oct 2012

I believe in Freedom of Choice as a basic Right in all personal matters, as long as you accept the consequences of your actions. Whether to engage in the act of sex is a perfect example: sex is a …

October 17, 2012

Views on the News – 10/13/2012

Filed under: Politics In General - 17 Oct 2012

The “Silent Majority” is alive and well and just as powerful as ever. You see them everyday. They’re all around you. They are the folks you see at parties who stand around the edges of a group …

October 11, 2012

Views on the News – 10/6/2012

Filed under: In The News,Politics In General - 11 Oct 2012

We are the victims of a media coup d’état by the liberals in the media elite and are currently living under it. You will see that clearly in evidence during the debates, each one moderated by a member of …

October 3, 2012

Views on the News – 9/29/2012

For those of you fretting over the latest “FoxNews / ABC-CBS-NBC / Wall Street Journal / USAToday / Perth Amboy Times / And Whatnot” poll showing Obama 300 points ahead of Romney in the race for the Presidency, do yourself …

September 25, 2012

Views on the News – 9/22/2012

Filed under: In The News,Politics In General - 25 Sep 2012

President Obama is headed to defeat in November, and it won’t be close, but that won’t stop the Democrat from trying to spin reality to change your opinions. Forget about the polls, and forget about the cadre of delusional …

September 19, 2012

Views on the News – 9/15/2012

Filed under: Politics In General - 19 Sep 2012

Now that both conventions are over, the dimensions of the likely Romney triumph are becoming clear as Obama can’t hide from his record. Both through an analysis of the polling and an examination of the rhetoric, the parameters of …

September 13, 2012

Views on the News – 9/8/2012

Filed under: Politics In General - 13 Sep 2012

Barack Obama will be a one-term President, and in the end it will not even be close. Obama and the Democrats are launching the final stretch of the 2012 campaign and will be trying to sell a fanciful story of …

September 6, 2012

Views on the News – 9/1/2012

Filed under: In The News - 06 Sep 2012

The mudslinging in this 2012 Presidential election is worse than any other in the last 60 years, and it’s mostly been one-sided with Democrats lobbing personal attacks on a weekly basis to distract voters from any questions on Obama’s record.

August 29, 2012

Views on the News – 8/25/2012

Filed under: In The News - 29 Aug 2012

In the first week since Paul Ryan joined Mitt Romney on the Republican ticket, something subtle yet fundamental has happened to the country, the mantle of leadership has shifted. Barack Obama and Joe Biden (certainly the latter) occupy office …

August 22, 2012

Views on the News – 8/18/2012

Filed under: In The News - 22 Aug 2012

Romney will beat Obama by a landslide, and the signs are becoming clearer as we get closer to the election. Romney’s choice of Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan as a running mate makes me even more confident that he will …

August 15, 2012

Views on the News – 8/11/2012

Filed under: In The News - 15 Aug 2012

Historically, 75% of undecided voters ultimately go to the challenger, so Mitt Romney will become the next President of the United States in a landslide. This landslide win for Romney, will be largely due to the failure of the …

August 9, 2012

Views on the News – 8/4/2012

Filed under: In The News - 09 Aug 2012

In the course of four short years, President Obama has transformed from “The Messiah” into “The Pariah,” because voters aren’t buying his distractions anymore. It started with the failed stimulus that promised to buy our way out of the …

August 4, 2012

Time to deal with the elephants in the room

Filed under: Politics In General - 04 Aug 2012

The two Presidential candidates refuse to acknowledge the “elephant in the room” and prefer to deal with issues only after it deteriorates into a national crisis. Unfortunately there is not one, but a half dozen elephants in the room and …

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