“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for February 1st, 2008

A Closer Look at the Record of John McCain

You’ve probably heard a number of conservatives including Rush Limbaugh say that Senator John McCain isn’t a good conservative. But is that really true? Are such statements based upon solid evidence, or just some personal animosity toward the man? Today Human Events has posted a piece by Chris Field examining John McCain’s record on some […]

Dobson Still Opposes McCain

Dr. James Dobson, founder of Focus on the Family, remains opposed to John McCain’s presidential bid, according to NewsMax: Dobson, one of the nation’s most influential evangelical Christians, declared more than a year ago that he wouldn’t support McCain under any circumstances, saying McCain didn’t support traditional marriage values. A Dobson spokesman told the New […]

In the War on Terrorism, the Enemy is Evil

I haven’t always agreed with everything George Bush has done; in fact, there’s a lot I disagree with him on. But in the war on terrorism, I think that for the most part he gets it. When I say “he gets it,” I mean he understands the nature of the enemy, and that they are […]

Catholic Advocate Network Opposes Pharmacist Conscience Bill

The Catholic Advocate Network out of Sioux Falls has picked up on SB 164, the bill in the South Dakota legislature to take away the right of a pharmacist to exercise their conscience in issuing dangerous drugs and abortifacents. They have issued a comprehensive fact sheet that outlines the ramifications of this bill, and why […]

Statement by President Bush on the Economy

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, Feb. 1 /Christian Newswire/ — The following text is of remarks by the President on the Economy: Hallmark Cards, Inc.10:47 A.M. CST THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, all. Thank you for letting me come by to say hello. A couple of observations — one, you work for a fabulous company of caring people. […]

Kooiker and Adelstein to Vie for Dist. 32 Senate?

It’s no secret that RINO Stan Adelstein is planning a run against Democrat Tom Katus, the Democrat that Adelstein installed in the District 32 state Senate seat instead of supporting fellow Republican candidate Elli Schwiesow. Now a Rapid City Weekly News article claims that Senator Tom Katus says he’s been told that Republican Rapid City […]

Capitalists Who Bash Capitalism

CNS News features an article about Bill Gates complaining that capitalism–what made him worth somewhere in the neighborhood of $50 billion–is an unfair system that aggravates poverty. Bill Gates told the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, last week that under pure capitalism, “the great advances in the world have often aggravated the inequities in […]

NewsBusted: Democrats attack, Eddie Murphy’s mom, UN gets in showbiz

Some topics in this episode: –Obama accuses Clinton of saying anything to win –China shuts down 44,000 porn websites –Hillary Clinton has trouble taming Bill –The United Nations starts producing movies –Madonna has bruises NewsBusted is a comedy webcast about the news of the day, uploaded every Tuesday and every Friday. Check us out on […]

Democratic Debate California 1/31/2008

CNN Democratic Debate from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California on January 31, 2008. This is the entire debate, courtesy of Nate at YouDecide2008.com

Zogby Poll Indicates Voters Won’t Support Atheist for President

NewsMax covers an interesting poll commissioned by the American Bible Society and conducted by Zogby. Three-quarters of the likely voters agree that it is appropriate that every President since George Washington has been sworn into office with a hand on a Bible. Also, about six in ten say that they would be more likely to […]

Speech by President Bush on the War on Terrorism

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 31 /Standard Newswire/ — The following text is of remarks by President Bush on the global war on terror: Emerald at Queensridge9:30 A.M. PST THE PRESIDENT: Thanks for the warm welcome. Thank you. So what Ranson didn’t tell you is he believes in free speech, and that’s what I’m here to give. […]

Senate Republicans Roll Out 2008 Agenda

From the Washington Times, Senate Republicans are outlining their “2008 Senate Conservative Agenda to Secure America’s Future.” It sounds like a modernized version of the winning 1994 “Contract With America.” The Contract With America helped catapult the Republicans into control of both houses of Congress for the first time in 40 years. And Republicans made […]

Liberal and Conservative Scores of the Presidential Candidates

I knew Obama was liberal, but I don’t think I would have believed it until I’d seen it with my own eyes. National Journal says Barak Obama was the #1 most liberal senator in 2007, while Hillary Clinton came in at a modest 16th. Hillary did improve her liberal score from 2006-2007, coming down from […]

U.S. Navy Testing Hypercannon Railgun

This is exceedingly cool! According to the Register and several other news sources, the U.S. Navy is testing an electromagnetic railgun or hypercannon. The article says this railgun can fire at Mach 7 and hit a target 200 miles away with a speed still as high as Mach 5. That’s absolutely devastating! This kind of […]