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?”

The Blame Game

When loon Jared Loughner shot Congresswoman Giffords and others, the left went into a tizzy trying to paint him as a right-wing “tea bagger.” It was clear the mainstream media focused initially on trying to pin the shooting on their sworn enemy, the right. It turns out that the shooter was a drug-using, Goth leftyContinue reading “The Blame Game”

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Don’t Care

“Personally I wouldn’t advise a gay leading man-type actor to come out.” — Richard Chamberlain, a gay actor Obama signed a bill letting gays serve openly in the military, which was opposed by many newly-elected GOP House members. I guess they plan to decorate their new offices themselves. Even John McCain opposed the repeal of DADT,Continue reading “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Don’t Care”

Mexican Standoff

“In the first place, we should insist that if the immigrant who comes here in good faith becomes an American and assimilates himself to us, he shall be treated on an exact equality with everyone else, for it is an outrage to discriminate against any such man because of creed, or birthplace, or origin. ButContinue reading “Mexican Standoff”