Category: Current Events

September 11, 2012

Social Security: Issuing Checks & Hollow–Points

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Current Events,In The News - 11 Sep 2012

Some of the more excitable members of the conservative Internet commentariat sounded battle stations when they learned the Social Security Administration (SSA) wanted to buy 174,000 hollow–point bullets.

Had granny decided she was not going passively the next time Paul Ryan …

June 22, 2012

Wisconsin Police: Volunteering for Defeat

Filed under: Current Events,Politics In General - 22 Jun 2012

There has been much discussion of winners, losers and the effect on public employee unions elsewhere in the US after the failure to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. But there has been little comment on one group of unionized workers …

March 7, 2012

None Dare Call It …

Filed under: Current Events,History - 07 Mar 2012

In 1777 the British thought they had finally hit upon a strategy to crush the rebellion. They would divide the colonies. General John Burgoyne had presented a bold plan to the government in London. He proposed to …

January 14, 2012

Court to hear case on abuses by EPA bureaucrats

Last June, the Supreme Court agreed to hear Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency, a case that provides an especially alarming example of what happens when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency claims extraordinarily broad powers derived from the Clean Water Act.

January 12, 2012

2012 What Will It Be

Filed under: Current Events,History - 12 Jan 2012

The professional doom peddlers would have us believe that because a certain Mayan calendar ends on December 21, 2012 the world is going to end. With a bang or with a whimper they aren’t sure, but if you will …

July 16, 2011

“Fast and Furious” scandal making cops, citizens furious fast

Filed under: Corruption,Current Events,Featured Conservative - 16 Jul 2011

When the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and the Senate Judiciary Committee released a report — “The Department of Justice’s Operation Fast and Furious: Accounts of ATF Agents — it infuriated law enforcement officers and American citizens across …

July 4, 2009

Did America Really Want This?

Throughout most of the two hundred and thirty three years since that first Independence Day, a significant number of Americans have indulged in the luxury of ignoring the entire political scene, caring not whether the particular administration in power leans …

April 1, 2009

Mexico’s Version of La Cosa Nostra Spreads Like Wildfire

Filed under: Current Events,Foreign Countries & Policy - 01 Apr 2009

The Castorena Family Organization is a large-scale criminal organization with more than 100 key members who oversee cells of 10 to 20 individuals in cities across the United States, according to public court documents filed by the US government in …

March 5, 2009

We Know What’s Best For You

Democrat-Socialists are prepared to force everyone to do what their academic planners think will be best for the new one-world government. Two current examples of Democrat-Socialist dirigisme are “green” energy and nationalized healthcare.

December 6, 2008

Generous With Other People’s Money

Liberal-progressives presume that they can do no wrong, so long as they take other people’s money for the benefit of the secular and socialistic welfare state.

November 4, 2008

lllegal Alien Fugitives Nailed in Pennsylvania. Delaware and New Jersey

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Current Events,Immigration - 04 Nov 2008

While presidential hopefuls Barack Obama and John McCain were campaigning in Pennsylvania, the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced that its fugitive operations teams based in Philadelphia detention and removal office arrested 37 fugitives, which included 14 with criminal records, …

September 19, 2008

Palin Phenomenon Accelerates Downfall of Old Media

The 2004 contest between President Bush and Massachusetts Senator John Kerry marked the beginning of the end for the old media monopoly. On the one hand, clumsy media attempts to fabricate a story, complete with phony documents hastily fabricated using …

September 18, 2008

Of Mensa-free Celebrities, Suck It! Hate Speech, and the Nuclear Codes

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood,Current Events - 18 Sep 2008

There is a perfectly logical reason why Mensa, the worldwide society for certified intellectuals, has no members or chapters in Hollywood. Think Matt Damon and Pam Anderson and the reason becomes profoundly obvious! To prove the point, these so-called …

September 11, 2008

Use of Force Against RNC Protesters ‘Disproportionate,’ Charges Amnesty Int’l

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Current Events,In The News - 11 Sep 2008

The cleaning crews hadn’t even started their work in St. Paul following the end of the Republican Convention, when the knee-jerk leftists at Amnesty International released their statement accusing police officers of using excessive force against the misfits and miscreants …

September 7, 2008

Man Charged With Possessing Molotov Cocktails to Use at GOP Convention

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Current Events - 07 Sep 2008

A 23-year-old Michigan man was charged last week in federal court for illegally possessing Molotov cocktails, which he allegedly intended to use at the Republican National Convention.

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