I Was A ‘Useful Idiot’


Nancy Morgan’s latest column from RightBias.com

For the first 39 years of my life, I was a walking, talking useful idiot. I believed without question what I saw on TV, and adopted as fact whatever I saw in the newspaper headlines. 
 
Armed with this information, I figured I knew it all. There were no questions I couldn’t [...]

What to Tell Our Daughters


This morning I found my almost 10-year old daughter with a towel wrapped around her head so that it was draping down past her waist. She was pretending to be a bride. “This is what my veil will look like when I get married, Mom. Do you think it’s pretty?”
And then, this: “Mom? Why did [...]

Evan Bayh Retires – Last Word “Geronimo!”


Evan Bayh, two-term Democratic Senator from Indiana, has announced he will not seek re-election, citing among other things:
too much narrow ideology and not enough practical problem-solving [in Congress]
In a related story, Vince McMahon will soon announce his resignation as chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment citing mounting evidence that “some of the action is rehearsed.”

It is [...]

A Return to Country


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The showstopper country rendition of “America the Beautiful” by The Zac Brown Band sends a message across the U.S.A.

NewsReal Sunday: The End of a Dynasty? Patrick Kennedy Bows Out


Representative Patrick Kennedy has announced that he is not running for re-election; an unheard of event in the last generation, but it may be a sign that the magic of the Kennedy clan has faded among today’s Catholic voters.
For the past four decades, a portrait of President John F. Kennedy was proudly displayed on the walls of Irish Catholic homes, between the [...]

Bada Bing, NJ Governor Christie: Fiscally Responsible AND a Backbone!


Lori Ziganto’s latest article at Right Wing News
I was born and raised in New Jersey; moved down to South Carolina 5 years ago. Prior to that, I lived in New Jersey my entire life. I left because it became impossible to make ends meet there, primarily due to [...]

A Soundbite (on Howard Zinn) Heard Round the World


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One critical voice unleashes the Left’s totalitarian attack dogs.

The Fallacy of “Fairness”


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Like it or not, success will never be equally distributed.

Radical Son Reflections, Part III: Western Leftists Continue Covering Up for Tyrants


[To read Part I of "Radical Son Reflections" click here. To read Part II click here]
A few weeks ago, we started a new series here at NewsRealblog, the subject of which is David Horowitz’s autobiography Radical Son: A Generational Odyssey. I started reading this book and will continue to share my thoughts with you as [...]

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 [...]