Pence announces plan to help Christians displaced by the Islamic State

With all the scandals raging from the dossier to the huge budget to Obama's slush fund, it's time for some good news coming from Washington DC. That news came last night from Vice President Mike Pence as he announced the United States will directly assist faith-based groups actively supporting Christians and other religious minorities whose … Continue reading Pence announces plan to help Christians displaced by the Islamic State

OK Now I know why they went all out vs Trump since Day 1

You have done this deed in secret, but I will bring it about in the presence of all Israel, and with the sun looking down. 1 Samuel 12:12 One of the things that has confused me since the days following the election has been the MSM and the left's 24/7 all hitting Trump all the … Continue reading OK Now I know why they went all out vs Trump since Day 1

Rough “Justice”

A 17-year old with no visible means of financial support got an abortion this morning. Not news, you say? Look again. “Jane Doe” is an immigrant, an unaccompanied 17-year-old, living in the U.S. without benefit of documentation. When Jane Doe learned she was pregnant, she sought an abortion in Texas, where she is living. Disputes … Continue reading Rough “Justice”

It’s official: the Dems paid for the Trump-Russia dossier

And the WaPo's anonymous sources say so:  Fusion GPS was paid by Marc E. Elias, a lawyer acting on behalf of the Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee, Fusion GPS hired dossier author Christopher Steele, a former British intelligence officer with ties to the FBI and the U.S. intelligence community. Elias and his law … Continue reading It’s official: the Dems paid for the Trump-Russia dossier

Oh you mean THAT honor killing of my daughter

Remember five years ago when Pam Geller talked about the murder of Jessica Mokdad and her mother backed by the MSM insisted her daughter's murder was not an honor killing and we saw posts like this from the righteous left: The Jessica Mokdad Story: Family of Deceased Girl Doesn’t Want Pamela Geller Pimpin’ Their Daughter’s … Continue reading Oh you mean THAT honor killing of my daughter

Dirty Drawers

by baldilocks Remember the Underwear Bomber? The guy who hated his genitals infidels so much that, in 2009, he got on a plane and tried to detonate plastic explosives which were stuffed down his tighty-whities? Well, he’s still stealing oxygen and serving four life terms in federal supermax in Colorado. And he’s suing the feds … Continue reading Dirty Drawers

Cop Killers

The number of police officers killed or injured in the line of duty soared last year, the FBI reported. Not surprisingly, the findings, which were announced last week, got little coverage in the media. Sixty-six officers died from “felonious” assaults, an increase from 45 in 2015 and the second-highest total in the past decade. Additionally, … Continue reading Cop Killers

It’s Time to Vote Barry Bonds Into the Baseball Hall of Fame

As the world series gets ready to start (I'll be cheering for Dave Roberts and the Dodgers) I think it's a good time to revisit an issue hanging over baseball. I'm not a fan of the steroids era in baseball, I think it put players in a position where they had a choice of a … Continue reading It’s Time to Vote Barry Bonds Into the Baseball Hall of Fame

Report from Louisiana: Confederate Monument Update

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – I’ve done a fair amount of blogging in this space about our Caddo Parish Confederate monument and the anti-monument hysteria that is sweeping the country, so if you’ll indulge me, I’d like to bring you up to date on our local monument controversy. Ours is not like any other in … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: Confederate Monument Update

NFL Players will feel these Protests for Years after their Six and Seven figure jobs are gone

One more point concerning the NFL protests. The NFL players might be OK with a less profitable league and a contract that might be smaller right now when they are making six and seven figures but they are forgetting something. The avg NFL players career is 3.3 years, for a pro-bowl caliber player that shoots … Continue reading NFL Players will feel these Protests for Years after their Six and Seven figure jobs are gone

Illinois Math: Chicago Public Schools has fewer students but taxes go up

By John Ruberry On Friday a friend of this very blogger forwarded a Chicago Tribune Breaking News Alert to me: Chicago Public Schools enrollment drops by nearly 10,000 students. And the year before CPS enrollment slid by 11,000. There are 371,382 students taking classes in CPS schools  In 2002 there 438,589 kids running the halls, … Continue reading Illinois Math: Chicago Public Schools has fewer students but taxes go up

If Only They Weren’t Baking Gay Wedding Cakes in Lynn…

...then I suspect that Yvonne Abraham would be dancing over the corpse of the White Rose Coffeehouse in Lynn On Monday, the cafe was mostly deserted. Many of the people who came in were friends, offering condolences and dropping $10 or $20 into the tip jar. She couldn’t survive more than a few days like … Continue reading If Only They Weren’t Baking Gay Wedding Cakes in Lynn…

Bigger and Uglier

by baldilocks ... than Harvey Weinstein? Yes, it’s possible. The flurry of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein confirms an unsettling truth that deep down we already knew. There's a reason "casting couch" has become a grotesquely ubiquitous term. We have long quietly assumed that big-time movie producers exploit their power … Continue reading Bigger and Uglier

Drop the norms and punch back in cyber

Imagine walking to work in the morning. Someone walks up to you with their hand in their pocket and says "I have a gun, give me your money." You could debate whether the gun is real or not, but most likely you'd hand over your wallet, not willing to risk getting shot. Now let's say … Continue reading Drop the norms and punch back in cyber

Trump’s Media Miracle , GWB and other Quick Saturday Thoughts Under My Fedora

One of the most interesting quotes from the Project Veritas' sting at the NY Times was the "Trump Bump" meaning that since the president has been hitting the Times online subscriptions are way up.  That's how good Donald Trump has been for the economy, he's even managed to make the NYT profitable. This also explains … Continue reading Trump’s Media Miracle , GWB and other Quick Saturday Thoughts Under My Fedora