Familiar plot – Federal spending bus will explode if it slows down


Pop quiz hot shot.
Sen. Harry Reid and Rep. Nancy Pelosi are at the wheel of the Washington spending bus, ramming spending bills through Congress and leaving a path of fiscal destruction in their wake. If the bus slows down, voting Americans start catching on to the looming economic devastation, and the federal spending bus explodes [...]

Nancy Pelosi: Madame Double-Talk


Mike Huckabee’s first guest on his Fox News show last night was Durwood Fincher, the comedian known as Mr. Doubletalk who came on to announce his jibberish ‘platform’ for being elected to Congress.  But House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s double-talk has him beat by a mile.
Here is how Madame Double-Talk chose to define bi-partisanship on her  Obamacare [...]

Andy McCarthy: While You Are Distracted by the Summit, Obama Democrats Are Targeting the CIA – National Review Online


The Obama Democrats have outdone themselves. While the country and the Congress have their eyes on today’s dog-and-pony show on socialized medicine, House Democrats last night stashed a new provision in the intelligence bill which is to be voted on today. It is an attack on the CIA: the enactment of a criminal statute that […]

Chris Matthews Goes “Jay Walking”


One of Jay Leno’s funniest bits on the Tonight Show is when he goes trolling in Hollywood for people who know nothing about America.  They don’t know what country we fought to be independent from, what century the Civil War was in, etc.
MSNBC commentator Chris Matthews is a frequent Leno guest; but Thursday night, he [...]

Islamic Indoctrination vs. Education


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Why are Islamist “guest speakers” brainwashing students at New York’s Clarence High School?

The Fate of Roger Ebert’s Legacy


“I’m so relieved to be an elite” –tweet from Roger Ebert
Most public figures have done or said something they wish they could take back. When it comes to public intellectuals and film critics specifically, they generally pride themselves on their ability to analyze what they see. Therefore, their responses to culture should be very measured [...]

GOP mines coal-country anxieties – POLITICO.com


Republicans believe there are three words so powerful that they might reshape the political order in an economically beleaguered corner of the country: War on coal. With Democrats holding total control of the federal government and a cap-and-trade bill still looming, the GOP is fanning widespread coal country fears that the national Democratic Party is […]

Hip-Hop Expert Hill Opines on National Security


Columbia University Associate Professor Marc Lamont Hill did his usual babbling act on “The O’Reilly Factor” last night.  This time, the issue was putting the Christmas Day underwear bomber and 9/11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed on trial in civil court rather than before a military tribunal.
This expert in hip-hop music might have been able to [...]

Today’s Scary Tweet of the Day: The Nation Outdoes Themselves on HCR


After a relatively quiet day today, the fun-lovers at the leftist The Nation tweeted at3:25 :
“I have a notion I am going to face something nastier than cancer in my life: bill collectors.” Voices of the Uninsured
Bill collectors are worse than cancer?  Fascinating analogy given the topic is health insurance.  And I know that there [...]

From the Writings of David Horowitz: February 9, 2010


A democracy at war is faced with problems dictatorships find avoidable. Its citizens have a responsibility—as the Left never tires of repeating—not to abandon the freedoms they are defending, in order to defend them. The imperative can be abused, however, as the Left’s actions constantly remind us. Justice Robert H. Jackson warned Americans, following the [...]