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NYT’s Bruni Still Looney For Texas Democrats: GOP ‘Blood In The Water’

April 17, 2018 by


By Clay Waters ~ For the second week in a row, The New York Times Sunday Review featured Frank Bruni, former White House reporter, once again using the slot to cheerlead for Democrats to take over Texas in the November elections: “Will Democrats Win the House? Ask Texas.” The text box: “The victory-starved party smells ‘blood […]

Democrats And Zombies

March 30, 2018 by


This is an amusing comment on the state of politics in the U.S. It seems that nothing has changed since 1940, when Bob Hope first made this funny comment.

The Imperial President

July 16, 2014 by


The Rule of Outlaws By Mark Alexander~ “Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it.” –Declaration of Independence (1776) According to a source within […]

How Intelligent Are Americans?

July 11, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ The segments when Jay Leno would take to the street to ask Americans questions about things that one would expect them to know and those when Jesse Watters of the O’Reilly Factor on Fox News does the same thing invariably suggest that those interviewed are appallingly stupid. But how representative are […]

Forbes Lists America’s 20 ‘Most Miserable Cities’; Guess What The Vast Majority Have In Common?

February 24, 2013 by


By Tom Blumer ~ Forbes just published its 20 Most Miserable Cities List for 2013. The magazine left off several obviously more “worthy” contenders, perhaps because its decisions to include and exclude certain criteria were, to say the least, more than a little odd. I have listed the magazine’s top twenty following the jump, along […]

Salon Writer Describes Joe Biden as the ‘Practically Perfect Vice President’

August 19, 2012 by


By P.J. Gladnick ~ When you read the title of Jonathan Bernstein’s Salon article, “Joe Biden: The ‘practically perfect’ vice president,” you figure he must be joking. However, when you begin reading his story you can see that Bernstein was serious…or was he? Your humble correspondent considers himself to be a good judge of the […]

FDR’s Last Election, Then and Now

July 13, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ The most effective term limit for a President is to be defeated after his first term in office, if necessary, to deny him the opportunity to wreak further havoc on the nation. Franklin Delano Roosevelt was elected four times, starting in 1932 and ending in 1944. The twenty-second Amendment to the […]