Monthly Archives: February 2011

It’s for the children!

Uh-huh. This is cute in its colossal absurdity: For America’s governors — both Democrats and Republicans — balancing budgets is nothing new. It’s what we do, every year. Er, no. A “balanced budget” is when you spend exactly what you … Continue reading

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Answer: because they’re brutes.

Question: why do public unions employ brute force?

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Is liberalism dead?

Asks James Piereson. He then answers himself “no”, which is correct. He traces American “liberalism” through five historical states, suggesting it may be in its last. This is the problem with language or “meaning” creep; it turns words and phrases … Continue reading

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Jonah describes one half of the coin.

By refusing to enforce or defend DOMA, Obama betrays the Constitution and his oath to it. He should have pointed out the other side. Twenty-six states brought suit that ObamaCare is unconstitutional, and at present the federal judiciary agrees. Absent … Continue reading

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If you’re thinking about Netflix, consider getting Amazon Prime first.

If you have Amazon Prime, you probably already know that you have access to free streaming movies and TV. They don’t have a Netflix or Blockbuster-sized library yet, and maybe it’ll quit being free in the future. But for $79 … Continue reading

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When you factor in Henry Waxman…

…how could they not be?

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No, see, an “exodus” is to escape slavery…

…not to preserve it.

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Why even bother with a judicial branch?

First the Administration continues implementing ObamaCare after it’s found unconstitutional, now it’s abandoning DOMA, which isn’t? Plus, when regulatory agencies pass measures indistinguishable from law, the legislative branch isn’t really needed either. And people said Bush wanted an imperial presidency.

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This is what realpolitik looks like.

This, here. (Via Insty.) Oh, this is realpolitik. I’m not signing off on the tactic just yet. The W.O.R.M. believes in a spot of due diligence prior to blowing people up. Snap judgement? If we can blow up a bunch … Continue reading

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A zombie with abundance of life.

Via Linda, a man holding a vigil for a stranger, his uncle. I’ve read zombie’s site several times over the years. His specialty was getting great photos of the most extreme leftist congregrations, along with pithy and witty comments. His … Continue reading

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