The Crisis at Which We Are Arrived

President Obama seems to carry the world view that of an elite academic, that all the problems this nation faces can be solved with government intervention through high taxes and and legislation that enacts social engineering of a society of

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Value Added Tax Will Not Solve Budgetary Woes

There has been a fair amount of useless discussion among pundits and Obama administration officials about a Value Added Tax, a National Sales Tax, the mainstay of the crumbling welfare states in Europe.  I say this discussion is useless, because Congress

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Why the Fiscal Lunacy?

One of my favorite living historians is Victor Davis Hanson.  I have read every book he has written and most of his articles.  Trained as a classicist and historian of antiquity, he has written on a broad range of topics, from the hoplites of

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Looking into the Cloudy Ball

Tax day is a day when all Americans are reminded about the importance of politics and think about the importance of the political future so they can adjust their budgets accordingly. Most of the time in politics we have a

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Stevens to Retire

Get ready for Obama appointment, Round 2. Supreme Court Justice Stevens announces he will retire in the summer. Not sure how the timing will work on this, especially as Obama and the Democrats try to avoid being too contentious right

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Obama Approves Assassination of Citizen

When Catholics justified their decision to vote for Obama, they did so on two grounds: healthcare and foreign policy. The premise was Obama would actually save lives through healthcare and through his more peaceful foreign policy, thus outweighing the damage

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Obama Seems Unable to Face Up to Americas Problems

Simon Heffer of London’s Daily Telegraph wrote this timely piece on President Obama’s inability to govern America.  Here are some snippets [emphases mine]: It is a universal political truth that administrations do not begin to fragment when things are going

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"Hope and Change" Lizards Are Here!

If I can tear myself from the election results tonight, I plan on watching the pilot of the new V series on ABC which will premier at 7:00 PM central tonight.  I wrote about this new V series here in a post

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Who Is Irrelevant, Obama or Americans

At this point it is almost irrelevant what President Obama thinks, says, or does. As long as former Presidents Carter and Clinton keep calling Americans racists… As long as Speaker Pelosi refers to Patriots as violent, swastika wearing, un-Americans… As

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White House Clueless on Health Care Protests

“A mob” “Astroturf” “Nazi’s” President Obama and Speaker Pelosi are trying their hardest at imitating an ostrich sticking its head in the sand.  It continues still today. When White House Senior Adviser David Axelrod was asked for his opinion concerning

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Obamas Speech: Dem Health Care Bill Now, With Or Without GOP

[Updates at the bottom of this posting as of 3:03am CDT on AD 9-10-2009] President Obama’s speech covered many topics, lets first layout our President’s plan: I. Keep the health insurance you have now. 1.  Pre-existing symptoms or disabilities no

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Obama Speech: Public Option Now

[Updates at the bottom of this post as of 5:52am CDT on AD 9-9-2009] News is emanating from the White House that President Obama’s monumental speech will push for the infamous public option.  It is well known that most Republicans

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Overreacting, The Left Needs To Wake Up To Reality

Liberals and Democrats have accused many Americans of overreacting to the speech that President Obama will be delivering to school children today (at 11:00 am Central Daylight Time). On the surface this would seem a fair evaluation but if you

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Obama Green Czar Van Jones Resigns Under Pressure

Van Jones resigned under pressure from conservatives and Republicans as more information leaked out concerning the character of his person. After insulting Republicans and being found out as a “Truther”, someone who believes President Bush allowed 9/11 to occur, his past

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