FERGUSON’S UPCOMING ELECTIONS

In little more than a week – April 7, to be exact – Ferguson, Missouri will hold municipal elections. Not surprisingly, given the intense racially charged atmosphere there since Michael Brown was shot and killed by officer Darren Wilson last August 9th, a great deal of pressure is being exerted by “protesters”, both local and imported, who have camped out in Ferguson to...

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OBAMACARNAGE: THE DEATH SPIRAL

From Sean Parnell\’s article at the Washington Times (bold print is mine): The Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell, the case challenging the Obama administration\’s decision to award tax credits for health insurance sold through federally established exchanges, could turn on the question of whether a ruling that ends the tax credits on federal exchanges might cause something...

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OBAMACARNAGE: THE DEATH SPIRAL

From Sean Parnell’s article at the Washington Times (bold print is mine): The Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell, the case challenging the Obama administration’s decision to award tax credits for health insurance sold through federally established exchanges, could turn on the question of whether a ruling that ends the tax credits on federal exchanges might cause something known...

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HILLARY: “COME AND GET ME, COPPERS”

Excerpted from Lauren French\’s article at politico.com – and don\’t dare tell me you expected anything else: Hillary Clinton did not hand over new documents to the House panel investigating Benghazi and wiped her server clean of past emails, the committee\’s chairman said in a statement Friday. Clinton did not provide correspondence or emails to the Select Committee on...

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AMANDA KNOX: THE NIGHTMARE IS OVER

The Italian Supreme Court has, today, ended what must be one of the must humiliating legal sequences since Il Duce was running the show, by clearing Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito of murdering her roommate, Meredith Kercher. I won\’t rehash the circumstances of the trial here – you\’ll be hearing all about it for days everywhere...

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AMANDA KNOX: THE NIGHTMARE IS OVER

The Italian Supreme Court has, today, ended what must be one of the must humiliating legal sequences since Il Duce was running the show, by clearing Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito of murdering her roommate, Meredith Kercher. I won’t rehash the circumstances of the trial here – you’ll be hearing all about it for days everywhere else.  But let it...

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OBAMA\’S MIDEAST MESS

Just how completely is the inept, incompetent Barack Obama damaging any prospects for peace in the Middle East? With many thanks to www.drudgereport.com, here is a list of links for you to read: WEEKEND: USA CAVES TO IRAN NUKE DEMANDS...Western powers \'have withdrawn from positions\'... Allowed to run underground bunker...\'Incomprehensibly\' bad...Deal Sunday?PARIS BALKS...PRUDEN: Obama\'s...

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OBAMA’S MIDEAST MESS

Just how completely is the inept, incompetent Barack Obama damaging any prospects for peace in the Middle East? With many thanks to www.drudgereport.com, here is a list of links for you to read: WEEKEND: USA CAVES TO IRAN NUKE DEMANDS… Western powers ‘have withdrawn from positions’… Allowed to run underground bunker… ‘Incomprehensibly’ bad… Deal...

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WAS ANDREAS GUNTER LUBITZ AN ISLAMIC TERRORIST?

There are reports – from sources I am unfamiliar with and cannot speak for – that Andreas Gunter Lubitz, the pilot who crashed that GermanWings plane into a mountain killing everyone on board, was a convert to Islam and that this, therefore, was an act of terrorism.  There are also reports that he was connected to a Mosque in Bremen, Germany, which authorities...

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CANOLA OIL

Apropos of nothing political…. Did you know that canola oil got its name because of its source? It was created about 40 years ago, at the University of Manitoba, from rapeseed – i.e. oil drawn from several varieties of the rape plant (species Brassica napus) which is part of the mustard family But since rape is not what you’d call a particularly attractive basis for a product...

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DOWNHILLARY RACING (CONT.)

One after another, they come out:  polls showing that Hillary Clinton is sinking among voters.  And not just a little either. The latest is CBS News\’ poll, released just yesterday, via the article at cbsnews.com (I would put up more, but I\’m having difficulty accessing the site with the full range of poll numbers – I\’ll do so if/when I can see them...

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DOWNHILLARY RACING (CONT.)

One after another, they come out:  polls showing that Hillary Clinton is sinking among voters.  And not just a little either. The latest is CBS News’ poll, released just yesterday, via the article at cbsnews.com (I would put up more, but I’m having difficulty accessing the site with the full range of poll numbers – I’ll do so if/when I can see them myself).  The key...

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HARRY REID’S EXIT

Harry Reid, former Senate Majority Leader and now Minority Leader, has announced he will not seek re-election next year. Mr. Reid claims it has nothing to do with either the injuries he received in an “excercise accident” on New Year’s day, or the fact that he is no longer Majority Leader. I don’t know what his reasons truly are…but I suspect (and I mean this with no...

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HARRY REID\’S EXIT

Harry Reid, former Senate Majority Leader and now Minority Leader, has announced he will not seek re-election next year. Mr. Reid claims it has nothing to do with either the injuries he received in an “excercise accident” on New Year\’s day, or the fact that he is no longer Majority Leader. I don\’t know what his reasons truly are…but I suspect (and I mean this with...

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HILLARY: “COME AND GET ME, COPPERS”

Excerpted from Lauren French’s article at politico.com – and don’t dare tell me you expected anything else: Hillary Clinton did not hand over new documents to the House panel investigating Benghazi and wiped her server clean of past emails, the committee’s chairman said in a statement Friday. Clinton did not provide correspondence or emails to the Select Committee on...

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