Monthly Archives: December 2011

Civil Liberties

We Conservatives tend to oppose those who claim to defend our civil liberties, such as the ACLU, Senator Al Franken (D-MN), and others in the leftist media. . . even presidential contender Ron Paul. So it is with some pain…

Politics. I’m sick of it already.

There are many troubling items in the news these days. Joblessness, $15 trillion national debt, giving up on Iraq, the housing market bust, the boy premier of a nuclear North Korea, etc., etc. But what is the issue currently occupying…

A Conservative View of the Right to Property.

If you love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom – go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or your arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen… Samuel Adams

Presidential Primary Debate 12/15/11

This debate once again highlighted the tendency of even “conservative” moderators to “take out” the front runner. Chris Wallace in particular repeatedly invited other candidates to criticize Gingrich, and time and time again they rose to the bait. Gingrich had no…

Presidential Debate on ABC 12/10/11

Tonight’s debate was interesting from a number of different prospective, but there were no real breakout moments for any candidates. A few observations on specifics I will mention and then an overview of the debate in perspective. The first serious…

Thoughts on the Passing Scene

The Self Indulgent Occupy Wall Street Movement This week we were shown that just one of the Occupy Wall Street camp-ins produced 30 tons of trash . . . and who knows what additional damage was done to the turf,…