Just Desserts

I’m not normally the guy putting up political YouTube videos, but this was just too funny to pass up. Ill. rep Baron Hill talks down to a journalism major about why she’s not allowed to record video during his town

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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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Debate on Armed Protesters at Townhall Meetings

[Updates at the bottom of this article] Though long (my solution was to download the MP3 and listen to it in the background throughout the day) this BloggingHeads discussion between Megan McArdle of the The Atlantic (libertarian) and author Michelle

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ObamaCare Update

[Update at the bottom as of 7:39 pm CST for 8-21-2009 AD] President Obama’s Health Care push has suffered a couple of setbacks.  First they removed the end-of-life provision and now the President has removed the public option. The Democrat

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Anger and Astroturf

There are two observations I have noticed during this health care debate that President Obama and Congressional Democrats have been pushing. One, there is anger from the American people concerning the direction and the destination of health care ‘reform’.  Genuine

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AARP Vice-President Denies Problems With Members

The American Association of Retired Persons, A.A.R.P., Vice-President Drew Nannis refused to apologize for how his organization treated their members in a recent town hall meeting.  In that town hall meeting, the A.A.R.P. representative refused to listen to the members

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Nancy Pelosi Calls Protesters Un-American

[Updates at the bottom of this posting.  Most recent update at 6:54 pm CST 8-10-09] Nancy Pelosi, the liberal Democratic Representative from San Francisco, wrote early this morning in a special USA Today editorial that those protesting against government run

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The Anchoress On Fire

The Anchoress is on fire here about the ham-fisted efforts of the Obama administration to stifle dissent.  Eventually someone in Obama’s administration is going to have a “Yamamoto moment” and turn to him and say words to the effect of:    I

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Blueshirts, Pelosi, and Mobs, Oh My!

It’s been an interesting week in the world of American politics.  With the arrogance of congressional Democrats and the White House attempts at discrediting a grassroots movement, the passions will certainly continue to climb after the weekend is over. Here

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You May Be A Member of An Angry Mob If…

With apologies to Jeff Foxworthy. You may be a member of an angry mob if: 1.   You think your Congresscritter works for you and not the other way around. 2.   You’re real sure that the First Amendment protects your right to

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SEIU Blueshirts Attack Health Care Protestor

[Updates at the bottom of this posting.  Most recent update at 7:41 pm CST] On Thursday, August 6, the White House call to arms by Deputy Chief of Staff David Axelrod, “punch back twice as hard“, at the growing grass

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Townhalls Out of Control! The Unions to the Rescue!

Lots of videos of townhalls here where members of Congress face outraged constituents. Liberals can relax however.  The AFL-CIO is going to send out union members to restore order at the townhalls.  I look forward to the footage when a

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Hey Pelosi, Are Senior Citizens Well Dressed Nazis?

[Updates at the bottom of this story] While the Democrats continue to dig holes big enough for their smarter-than-thou heads to plant in and ignore the rising public outrage of government intrusion, regular Americans continue to raise their voices of

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Sebelius and Specter Respond

Hattip to the ever reticent Lads and Lasses at the Lair of the Catholic Cavemen. Yesterday I had a post celebrating the warm reception that Secretary Sebelius and Senator Specter received at a town hall meeting.  Now the indispensable Iowahawk

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It Couldn't Happen to a Nicer Guy and Gal

Ah, it does my heart good to see Senator Arlen Specter (D.Pa) and Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services exposed to the verbal anger of the public!  Now why is that? Well as to Snarlin’ Arlen, he was

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Congress Feeling the Heat

Hattip to Instapundit. Democrat Congress beings are reporting here that they are encountering angry constituents at their townhall meetings.  Now why would their constituents be so angry? Oh yeah. There is a political storm brewing in this country of immense

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