APRIL 4, 2008

"For if men are to be precluded from offering their sentiments on a matter, which may involve the most serious and alarming consequences, that can invite the consideration of mankind, reason is of no use to us; the freedom of speech may be taken away, and, dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep, to the slaughter." -- George Washington (1732-1799), Address to the Officers of the Army, March 15, 1783

(Speaks directly to the liberal's proposal to reinstate the "fairness doctrine", doesn't it.  See:  http://www.congresscheck.com/2007/06/28/fairness-doctrine-about-as-fair-as-patriot-act-is-patriotic/)


Changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier:  Wind, rain, snow, or storms the guards are there 24 hours a day, 365 days a year (long video):  http://shock.military.com/Shock/videos.do?displayContent=164868&page=1

The Angels Among Us:  http://shock.military.com/Shock/videos.do?displayContent=164088&page=4

It was more deadly to be in the military during the Clinton Administrations than has been since then:  http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/natsec/RL32492.pdf

"Rules are made to be broken" - Pelosi.  Nothing more need be said.  That says it all, doesn't it?: 

Hillary fired because she was an unethical, dishonest lawyer:   http://www.mathaba.net/news/?x=587426

Are children the property of the state?  Think not?  Read on:  http://www.fff.org/comment/ed0400d.asp

Pelosi tells Petraeus to keep his mouth shut (sheeeesh):  http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0408/9370.html

Clinton and Obama campaign advisors had oversight roles at financial institutions that went bust because of subprime loans:  http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/election2008/2008-04-02-subprime_N.htm?loc=interstitialskip

Starting page for tracing political pork:  http://www.cagw.org/site/PageServer?pagename=reports_pigbook2008

This proposal of Hillary's would mean higher taxes, and in turn higher prices to pay for the higher taxes, and that means fewer sales and consequently fewer jobs.  Such is the economic lunacy of the liberals:  http://www.townhall.com/news/politics-elections/2008/04/02/clinton_to_announce_$7b_jobs_plan

What took so long?:  http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,344428,00.html

Secondary education after decades of liberal socialist administration:  http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=080401184532.kxjxy7xo&show_article=1

Tongue-in-cheek:  http://www.taxfoundation.org/blog/show/23065.html

Tramp stamps 50-cents:  http://consumerist.com/373190/toys-r-us-carries-lower-back-tattoo-stickers-perfect-for-your-trampy-kid

Applicant for pole-dancing job fails pre-employment test:  http://www.kontraband.com/show/show.asp?ID=11005

Folks, I keep telling you that "zero tolerance" policies in schools have nothing to do with tolerance; they are about removing from the administrators the need to make judgements and decisions.  Here's another example of why "zero tolerance" rules should be abolished:  http://www2.tbo.com/content/2008/mar/29/me-mother-school-took-girls-crutches/?news-breaking

When the law overreaches:  http://www.sacbee.com/101/story/820599.html

The market solving problems that the government can't:  http://www.azdailysun.com/articles/2008/03/29/news/20080329_front_page_8.txt

I told you!  I told you!  Another "zero tolerance" example:  http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/ci_8738066?source=rss_viewed

Saddam Hussein paid for Democrat Congressmen to visit Iraq:  http://apnews.myway.com/article/20080326/D8VLDCNG0.html

An indictment of our education system:  http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20080327/tc_nm/att_workforce_dc

Where do the people who write these things come from?  People die from injuries or illness, not from lack of insurance:  http://www.naplesnews.com/news/2008/mar/26/report-lack-medical-insurance-spells-doom-6-florid/

See the 10th paragraph.  That's just plain scary:  http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/columns/article434242.ece

$300 Million worth of advertising to promote the "green agenda?"  This has "STINK" written all over it:  http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/03/30/AR2008033001880_pf.html

The New York Times apparently never learned that the United States is NOT a democracy, it is a republic (and that is a very important distinction):  http://www.nytimes.com/2008/03/31/opinion/31kristol.html?ex=1364702400&en=94cc1803ef633e17&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss

Berkeley paying the price:  http://poligazette.com/2008/03/30/the-cost-of-being-anti-military/

Mich. Speaker of House employs state paid employees to stop recall effort:  http://www.redstate.com/blogs/publiusforum/2008/mar/30/mich_speaker_of_house_employs_state_paid_thugs_to_stop_recall_effort

Liberals use single case of abuse to attack home schooling:  http://online.wsj.com/public/article/SB120614130694756089.html

$500 fine for leaving your sand castle on the beach:  http://www.citizen-times.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=200880331014