Monthly Archives: June 2013

Tell Me What You Eat…(And I’ll Tell You If I’ll Allow It!)

“What are we having for dinner…mother?” used to amuse kids with its implications of cannibalism but it wasn’t taken seriously. Tales of chocolate-covered ants from Mexico bothered few; purchase was voluntary and examples, scarce. Some folks, especially with Great Depression … Continue reading

Posted in China, Culture, Domestic Policy, Food, Freedom, Liberty, Pets, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Enemy of My Enemy Is My Friend…Unless He’s an Enemy, Too!

President Obama has been helping the Syrian ‘rebels’ but declines to admit how much aid has occurred. No, Congress hasn’t approved the help and the entire situation is murky, not only the President’s refusal to chronicle his aid. Conservative observer … Continue reading

Posted in Afghanistan, Al Qaeda, Barack Obama, Congress, Fiscal/Financial Responsibility, Foriegn Policy, Iran, Iraq, Islam, Israel, Middle East, Politics, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

President Obama, Sherlock Holmes, a Dog and Irish Catholics (And U.S. Media)

Sherlock Holmes is no longer a world-renowned name, nor is his detective novel genre the mass market it was but there are still those who know what the dog did in the night-time. As Dr. Watson responded to Holmes’ question: … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Catholics, Christianity, Constitution, Culture, Democrats, Domestic Policy, Education, Foriegn Policy, Freedom, Liberty, Media Bias, Politics, Public Schools, Religion, Tea Party | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments

The Boy Scouts As A Mugwump

For those who don’t remember: A Mugwump is a kind of bird that sits on the fence with his mug facing one direction and his wump facing the other… Pity the Boy Scouts; by trying to engage American boys in healthy, … Continue reading

Posted in Atheism, Christianity, Culture, Domestic Policy, Politics, Religion, Scandal | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Gleanings From The Passing Scene: (Politically Uncorrected)

First, you can relax; the State Department recently informed us that there are NO known, active al-Qaeda or Hezbollah terror cells in the West at this time. This has no connection with the State Department’s universal nickname of: ‘Foggy Bottom.” It is … Continue reading

Posted in Al Qaeda, Christianity, Culture, Domestic Policy, Education, Freedom, Guns, Healthcare, Law Enforcement, Politics, Public Schools, Rand Paul, Religion, Tea Party | Tagged , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Why Blame the President?

Blaming the President seems to me, a cop-out by hypocrites. President Obama’s direction was clear before his first election; inarguable by his second and he won twice, standing tall upon his intentions. If anyone is surprised by any of his … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Barack Obama, Christianity, Congress, Constitution, Democrats, Domestic Policy, Elections, Family, Feminist, Fiscal/Financial Responsibility, Hypocrisy, Illegal Immigration, Overspending, Politics, Progressives, Religion, Republicans, Voting | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

When You Wish Upon A Fed…

Our economy is recovering, right? The stock market has risen, real estate prices likewise and the government says things are improving. Thank Obama! Of course, the numbers of people employed haven’t changed much and folks are still facing layoffs. New … Continue reading

Posted in Banks, Competition, Domestic Policy, Economics, Finance, Home Ownership, Inflation, Investing, Politics, Recession | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment