Just Who Is Unfit?

  I have long thought that God has a deep and abiding love of irony.  On the same day that Obama proclaims that Trump is unfit to be President, we learn that  he paid a $400 million dollar ranson for

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Obama and the Politics of Race

  When it comes for seeing the forest through the trees, you can always rely on Brit Hume: In Dallas, Tuesday, President Obama will be trying to calm racial tensions that his own behavior has done much to aggravate. From

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Radical Islam and Obama

Yesterday President Obama went on a tirade about criticism for his unwillingness to use the term “radical Islam”.  Striking his usual petty snotty brat pose whenever he responds to virtually any criticism, Obama wondered what good it does to use

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Oy Vey!

  “For generations to come, all will be told of the miracle of the immense planes from the United States bringing in the materiel that meant life to our people.” Golda Meir, Prime Minister of Israel during the Yom Kippur War

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If Only All Catholics Thought As Highly of the Church

  In response to President Obama’s ignorant exercise in moral equivalency in invoking the Crusades and the Inquisition, ( as T.Shaw noted fewer people were turned over for execution by the Inquisition, actually Inquisitions, in all of history than die in American abortion

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Correlation and Causation

Years of reading through and listening to debates on the internet and in other spaces is enough to make me yearn for mandatory courses in basic logic. In particular, it seems most people do not have even a remedial understanding

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Chris Johnson Watched the State of the Union Speech So You Didn’t Have To

  Chris Johnson, a non-Catholic who has taken up the cudgels so many times for the Church that I have named him Defender of the Faith, watched the State of the Union speech last night so you didn’t have to:

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Compare and Contrast

Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We did not pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we

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So Impeach Him

If the Legislature shall fail to pass legislation that the President deems essential, the President shall have the authority to unilaterally pass such legislation via Executive Order. – US Constitution, Article II, Section 5, as envisioned by Barack Obama. One would think

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Poll: Obama Is the Worst President Since World War II

    A poll by Quinnipiac finds Obama the number one choice for the title of worst president since World War II:   President Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II, 33 percent of American voters say

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Top Ten Reasons Why Obama is Not the Anti-Christ

At a recent event, President Obama was called the anti-Christ by a heckler.   This is so unfair!  Here are the top ten reasons why Obama is not the anti-Christ.   10. Obama can’t be the anti-Christ because he is a

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Yep

‘Killing the innocent is never fulfilling God’s will’ President Barack Obama, National Prayer Breakfast, February 6, 2014

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PopeWatch: A Suggested Topic for Conversation

    PopeWatch looks forward to the meeting between Pope Francis and President Obama in March.  If PopeWatch may be so bold, PopeWatch suggests abortion as a topic of conversation.  Yesterday the Pope tweeted: I join the March for Life

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If We Only Had a King

I guess leftists were right – we truly lived under a tyranny during the presidency of George Bush. After all, just look at how contemptuously he treated the legislative branch of government. In his first cabinet meeting after the Democrats

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Depressing Obama

Hold it!  Hold it!  I thought that Obama caused depression!

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Obama Hearts the Pope

    Why am I not surprised?   President Obama said in an interview on Wednesday that he had been “hugely impressed” with Pope Francis, “not because of any particular issue” but because he seemed to be “thinking about how

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Back When We Had a Real President

The speech in the video is a section of Reagan’s Time For Choosing speech in 1964 that led to the beginning of his political career which culminated 16 years later in him being elected president.  Reagan said of the Marines:

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Second Term Malaise

Often times the worst thing that can happen to any President is winning a second term, since most presidential second terms in American history have tended to be dismal.  Ann Althouse enumerates the ways in which Obama’s second term is off

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The Clothes Have No Emperor

  Yesterday, upon the stair, I met a man who wasn’t there He wasn’t there again today I wish, I wish he’d go away Hughes Mearnes From Leon Panetta’s testimony yesterday on Benghazi: Under questioning from Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH)

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Sarah Palin on Roe and Obama

    Forty years ago today the Supreme Court rendered its Roe v. Wade decision. Those who believe in the sanctity of human life and long to see America embrace a culture in which innocent life is honored and protected

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Ditto

The Las Vegas Review Journal, the largest paper in Nevada, in its endorsement of Mitt Romney for President minces no words: U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens and three other Americans died in a well-planned military assault on their diplomatic

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Why Polling Skews Against Political & Religious Conservatives

Some 20 years ago as I was finishing graduate school, I worked for a polling company. It was longer than I wanted to but it gave me some valuable insights on that business before I moved into the line of work

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Who Was Presidential?

I have to give the Republican National Committee credit this year when it comes to being quick off the dime in producing web videos.  The above was put out immediately in the aftermath of the debate contrasting the calm demeanor

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When the Believers Lose Their Faith In The Religion Of Big Government

President Barack Obama’s debate performances could never equal the expectations of the secular faithful. Many on the far left envisioned an American society where religion was about as important to the populace and politically influential as it is in Sweden.

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Great Depression II

  Hattip to Ed Morrissey at Hot Air.  Steve Rattner, Obama’s former car czar, explains in the video above how economic growth under Obama is in the toilet along with Obama’s re-election prospects. Steve Rattner, the former “car czar” for

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Libya Lies

Devastating.

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I Was Watching a Townhall and a Fight Broke Out

      Predictably Obama was very aggressive tonight.  Less predictably perhaps, Romney was just as aggressive.  Here are some thoughts: 1.  Wired Obama-Obama came loaded with talking points and spoke rapidly throughout the debate to get them all out. 2. 

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The Data and Demographics That Detail Why Romney Will Defeat Obama in Ohio

 I am going to take a break from promoting my just released book, The Catholic Tide Continues to Turn to write about another interest of mine; election polling and demographics in my home state of Ohio. Lately my dander has

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We Apologize For Breathing

Hattip to AllahPundit at Hot Air.  Your tax dollars at work.  The State Department is paying for the above video to run in Pakistan.  I find it breathtaking in its complete incomprehension.  The foolish anti-Mohammed video is merely a pretext for

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Declaring War on the Church

Well the above video from the Romney campaign removes all doubt that the HHS Mandate is going to be front and center in the fall campaign.  Obama was campaigning with Sandra Fluke yesterday, as Ed Morrissey at Hot Air details here. 

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Great Depression II

Al Lewis at MarketWatch uses the D word to describe the perpetual lousy economy we have been living through the past four years: There is nothing more depressing than hearing about a new recession when you haven’t fully recovered from

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President Obama Shows Us How

A few observations: 1.  This bozo wouldn’t recognize the dignity to which his office is entitled unless said dignity offered to make a sizable campaign contribution. 2.  Just how dumb do they think the average Obama contributor is if they think

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Walesa Endorses Romney

  Faithful readers of The American Catholic will recall the incident, recounted here, when President Obama chose to snub Lech Walesa, the near legendary former President of Poland, who, as the leader of Solidarity, along with Pope John Paul II and President

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