I’ve an acquaintance (call her Sally) who’s adamantly against allowing citizens to carry handguns of any type. She can endure “hunting” firearms (though she doesn’t really support hunting), but thinks self-defense weapons are both unnecessary and dangerous. Citing the (peer reviewed) research of John Lott does not sway her view in the least and any …Continue reading "Is That a Gun in Your Pocket?"
My first response to the Kap stunt was to believe it was yet another act of virtue signaling: the liberal equivalence of sanctimonious Bible pounding. He’s a near wash out whose day in the Sun is fast setting. But his following statements–however inartful–seem to carry a certain sincerity and he’s been repeatedly steadfast in saying …Continue reading "Kap Silliness"
Note that I used a PBS story on this to avoid the “radical right-wing” claim.Continue reading "Still a Great Example of the Laffer Curve"
The recent case of a 5 years old girl being raped and urinated on by muslim youths has taken an interesting turn. Seems Federal prosecutor Wendy Olson has shoved her nasty little nose into a local issue by siding with the mistreated rapists. She had stated a clear intent to charge anyone who dares to …Continue reading "The Enemy Within"
Some years ago I was a member of the local Chamber of Commerce. Like all COCs, it was as much a social organization as a business one; something I accepted, though I’m not really all that social. This was back in the wild days of the Internet boom, with web design companies springing up like …Continue reading "The Value of Advice From Do-Gooders"
I’m tired of being called a racist because I don’t think the federal government is the best tool to solve all human ills. I’m tired of being called a woman hater because I don’t think an Iowa farmer should pay for Sandra Fluke’s birth control. I’m tired of being called anti-science because I’ve doubts about …Continue reading "A Tired Conservative"
This article says, well, so much: Pre-K Waiting List The very first paragraph details the long wait one family went through to get their son into a pre-k program. Seems they were too…good. Married, worked, no felonies or drug problems, just not the kind of people the authorities wanted to help. Kaci Cromwell’s son Adrian …Continue reading "Decent Need Not Apply"