Category: The Nanny State

August 5, 2012

Chick Fil A

The mayors of Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, and Washington, DC are intolerant bigots.

Recently, the president of Chick-fil-A discussed his deeply-held religious views on marriage. He doesn’t support gay marriage.

July 30, 2012

Runaway Agency

Filed under: The Nanny State - 30 Jul 2012

Since it began ten years ago, the 65,000 employees of the Transportation Security Administration have not caught one terrorist. Not one. Ever.

Though more than 25,000 security breaches have occurred on its watch.

July 29, 2012

If we want smaller government, drastic action may be required

Our Constitution documents how we “…establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity…” Recognizing that the Constitution was open-ended, the 10th Amendment …

July 22, 2012

Killing the Competition

I don’t smoke cigarettes and don’t understand why anybody would. But that’s not for me to decide. Cigarettes — more specifically, the manufacture and sale of cigarettes — is an example of crony capitalism.

Tucked deep inside the 600-page …

July 15, 2012

Food Stamps

America’€™s Food Stamp program has more than doubled in the last few years. It has grown from $39 billion in 2008 to $82 billion this year. Today, 46 million people – about 1 in 7 – receive food stamps. We …

July 8, 2012

Liberals Should Be Calling For Slavery To Be Reinstituted

Liberals are overjoyed. It doesn’t happen much, I know. Liberals are usually so dour and cranky, complaining about how evil capitalists are keeping them down. However, with Chief Justice Roberts ignoring the Constitution to find Obamacare constitutional, …

IRS geared up for the Obamacare individual mandate tax

Filed under: In The News,Taxes & Taxation,The Nanny State - 08 Jul 2012

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of Obamacare’s individual mandate on Thursday — and in fact dubbed it a tax in spite of the Obama administration’s denials — no one was more jubilant this past weekend than the …

June 28, 2012

Nanny State Bureaucrats

Filed under: The Nanny State - 28 Jun 2012

Nanny-state bureaucrats believe people are too stupid to make their own decisions.

New York’€™s mayor wants a ban on sugary drinks larger than 16 ounces. Giant-sized fruit juices and milkshakes are okay. For now. So are refills.

The city …

June 25, 2012

Big Brother In The Sky

Filed under: The Nanny State - 25 Jun 2012

Look up into the sky, is it a bird, is it a plane, no it’s a Drone. Drones aren’t new; by any stretch of the word, in fact we hear something about them everyday relating to their military capabilities with …

June 24, 2012

End Government Intrusion

Filed under: The Nanny State - 24 Jun 2012

The Environmental Protection Agency is now using aircraft to snoop on cattle farmers in the Great Plains.

I spoke of the EPA last year when it engaged in unconstitutional activity against Idaho homeowners. Watch the video on our website [here]. …

June 3, 2012

Unaccountable Delegation Leads to Disaster

We have become a society of delegation with no accountability. We delegate that which is our responsibility and that delegation then turns into replacement. Let me explain what I mean. Delegation has its place. Good leaders delegate responsibilities and tasks …

April 15, 2012

Sick Chickens and Sick Laws

When President Obama made his famous declaration about how he was confident that “that the Supreme Court will not take what would be an unprecedented, extraordinary step of overturning a law that was passed by a strong majority of a …

March 18, 2012

The Proposed Tennessee Resolutions of 2012

Proposed by Publius Huldah.

1. Resolved, That the States composing the United States of America are not united on the principle of unlimited submission to the federal government; but that, with the Constitution for the United States, they established a federal …

March 12, 2012

Apparently Charity Begins (and ends) With Obama!

The article caught my attention: “Church Ordered to Stop Giving Away Free Water”, dated 27 February 2012. (Byline Todd Starnes).

Okay, it’s Mardi Gras in Louisiana and there are a whole lot of people in town. A church gets a really …

March 5, 2012

Defense Vs. Dependency: “Safety net” isn’t so safe

Filed under: Featured Conservative,The Nanny State - 05 Mar 2012

During the 1990s, when liberal politicians raided our military budget in order to fund their favored domestic initiatives, they referred to it as reaping the “peace dividend.” Their argument was that with the Cold War over, much of the money …

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