The Historic Obama-Boehner Golf Summit

First there was the “Beer Summit” after Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. claimed, and Obama agreed, that the Cambridge police “acted stupidly” when they were called to investigate a break-in at his home. Later it was determined that the officer just did his job. Then, in damage-control mode, Obama invited the Cambridge police officerContinue reading “The Historic Obama-Boehner Golf Summit”

Boehner’s First Boner: Why Do ‘Small Government’ Politicians Push the Most Intrusive Laws?

John Boehner said Friday that he was going after the Defense of Marriage Act (signed by Clinton), after Obama said his Justice Department will not defend it. Republicans won a landslide election in November with a clear message: Get America’s fiscal house in order and reduce the role of government. So what do they doContinue reading “Boehner’s First Boner: Why Do ‘Small Government’ Politicians Push the Most Intrusive Laws?”

We Must Support Politicians Who Cut Spending

“First Lady Michelle Obama told Regis & Kelly she was expecting jewelry on Valentine’s Day. She said it wouldn’t be anything extravagant because Barack tends to be responsible when he’s spending his own money.” — Jay Lenohttps We can make the necessarily austere decisions now, or we can have them forced upon us later. InContinue reading “We Must Support Politicians Who Cut Spending”

Arizona Shooting Sparks Calls For Yet More Unenforced Gun Laws

“If we outlaw guns, only outlaws will have guns.” ~ old bumper sticker In the wake of the Tucson shootings, the left dusted off its tired old arguments for gun control. Dick Durbin, a liberal from Illinois (the near-bankrupt state that just raised income taxes), justified calling for limits on free speech by implying thatContinue reading “Arizona Shooting Sparks Calls For Yet More Unenforced Gun Laws”

Looking Back At 2010

As I do at the end of each year (which usually elicits many e-mails, but I am going to do it again anyway), here is my look back at 2010. England’s Prince William became engaged to long-time girlfriend Kate Middleton, whose charisma reminds many of Princess Diana. The Royal Family hopes Kate does not upstageContinue reading “Looking Back At 2010”

Government Health Care—Whether You Want It Or Not

“If the bill loses … it will, I think, by and large be the president’s Waterloo, and I think a lot of Democrats understand that,” — James Carville Americans do not want this massive government takeover of our health care. Fearing that Cajun extraterrestrial James Carville is correct, Obama is intent on ramming it down our throats.Continue reading “Government Health Care—Whether You Want It Or Not”