DECEMBER 4, 2007

"If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity; it must be known, that we are at all times ready for war" -- George Washington, Fifth Annual Address to Congress, December 13, 1793

A few months ago a soldier named Vick called in to the the Neal Boortz radio talk show.  What he had to say is so typical of our troops that a recording of the conversation was placed on file.  Want to feel really proud of our troops?  Have a listen to this:

Liberals call school program established to challenge highest performing students, "elitist, exclusionary and even racist":

Dark chocolate is good for you (along with a couple of other things):

Harry Reid says surge in Iraq has failed.  Just one more example showing that Reid has become nothing more than a myrmidon (a person who executes without question or scruple a master's commands):

News from Fallujah:

Christmas not an "important" date:,2933,314383,00.html

Promoting diversity has negative effect, Harvard study says:

Apparently a student who writes down names of people he doesn't like is considered to be creating a "hate list":

These weren't "for real."  There was only one each created just for fun.  But the response has been so positive that it looks like they will go into production:

Random thoughts from Thomas Sowell (great stuff):

Feds admit smuggler lied in Ramos-Compean case:

How Ramos and Compean were "railroaded:"

Chimpanzees beat college students at some memory tasks:

Immigration law in Mexico:

Whine, whine whine, won't they ever stop?: