Greece’s Socialist Candy Jar Runs Out


It was Margaret Thatcher who observed that the problem with socialism was that eventually you run out of other people’s money.
Given my insatiable Sweet Tooth, I have a different spin on this economic principle: eventually there will be nothing left in the community candy jar.
We see it now in Greece, as Bill O’Reilly explained in [...]

It Is OK to Burn Our Flag But Not To Honor It.


Let me get this straight.  According to the Supreme Court, burning the American flag is protected speech under the First Amendment.  Yet in order to protect the sensibilities of Mexican-American students celebrating the Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo, a California Bay area school decided that high school students would not be permitted to wear  t-shirts emblazoned with [...]

Jewish Scapegoating Club — Coming to a College Campus Near You


 
 
It must be tough to be a Jewish student in the University of California system these days — what with even the mainstream leftist student organizations aligning to blame Israel for Middle Eastern troubles.
This week, student organizations at two universities — UC San Diego and UC Berkeley — have exhibited great hostility toward the Jewish [...]

Hollywood Gets It Right, Again


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Iron Man 2 delivers a pro-free market, anti-government control message that is crucial for our contemporary culture.

David Obey Drops Out of Re-Election Race; Hoping for His 72 Virgins?


And yet another Democrat, who threw himself on the proverbial grenade by voting for the health care bill, drops out. David Obey (D-WI) is the latest health care suicide bomber to call it quits. I just hope he’s not expecting 72 virgins. This is particularly painful for the Democrats, since Obey’s name lent itself so [...]

The Road to Big Government


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Why “comprehensive reform” will lead to more government and less freedom.

Barack Obama Hates Black People


Let’s take a journey back in time. Do you remember when hurricane Katrina happened and that intellectual giant, Kanye West, accused President Bush of hating black people because of the slow response from the Federal Government? This charge stuck to Bush better than a leech from the Louisiana swamp; he’s still missing a few pints of blood [...]

More about Nielson Ratings, from a former industry insider


I got an email today I’d like to share with you:
Hi Kathy …
Your comment today about Glenn Beck’s “falling” Nielsen ratings was bang on, especially when you wondered if the recession has some people cutting off the cable TV.
It does, but it’s a tiny bit more complex than that.
* Nielsen’s NATIONAL ratings are measured via [...]

Do Call it a Bailout


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Chris Dodd and the Democrats’ new financial reform bill authorizes bailouts in perpetuity.

From the Writings of David Horowitz: April 29, 2010


In pursuit of answers to the mystery of Betty’s death, I subsequently discovered that the Panthers had killed more than a dozen people in the course of conducting extortion, prostitution and drug rackets in the Oakland ghetto. While these criminal activities were taking place, the group enjoyed the support of the American left, the Democratic [...]