Monthly Archives: January 2010

McDonald v. Chicago: Summary of Chicago’s Arguments

McDonald v. Chicago: Summary of Chicago’s Arguments H/T to Sean on facebook Posted using ShareThis

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Actually, Jonah, in taking on ‘don’t ask, don’t tell,’ Obama is saying to gays, ‘bite me’ — Cynthia Yockey, A Conservative Lesbian

Pretty interesting thoughts, as a vet who served with a couple gay guys and knew several more from other MOSes and as a flaming libertarian I have no problem at all with repealing DADT. As a side note I love … Continue reading

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Hinkle: Talking Down to the Public Will Surely Work . . . | Richmond Times-Dispatch

The snark is strong in this one. Hinkle: Talking Down to the Public Will Surely Work . . . | Richmond Times-Dispatch Posted using ShareThis

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Something to remember

The founder of the JPFO  Aaron Zelman wrote a book a few years ago about mass murder and who the reigning champs are and it isn’t Timothy McVeigh or Osama.http://www.jpfo.org/filegen-a-m/deathgc.htm#chart   it’s something to keep in mind when a politician says … Continue reading

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Obama: We Had Nothing to Do With Cornhusker Kickback, Emanuel: Yes We Did

Obama: We Had Nothing to Do With Cornhusker Kickback, Emanuel: Yes We DidOne of these two are lying to us, wait they are politicians of course they are both lying.

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Newsday goes subscriber-only, gets whopping 35 subscribers

 From Les Jones comes this bit of financial news on the Legacy media.  Should have the paper all paid off in oh say 30 million years or so.Newsday goes subscriber-only, gets whopping 35 subscribers Posted using ShareThis

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Free speech and power

From The Breda Fallacy comes this cool little video which ably points out not everyone has the freedom to speak or even read.  

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POLITICO Arena: Erik S. Jaffe’s response to ‘State of the Union: How did he do?’

Which brings me to the most disturbing aspect of the speech for me – the notion that we have a “deficit of trust” in government. My objection to this notion is not that it is insulting to, or casting blame … Continue reading

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How Obama Rid Washington of Special Interest Lobbyists, Except for All the Special Interest Lobbyists – Hit

How Obama Rid Washington of Special Interest Lobbyists, Except for All the Special Interest Lobbyists – Hit & Run : Reason MagazineFisking at it’s finest, the comments are fun too. Posted using ShareThis

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