“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 May 14th, 2010

FBI Files: Cronkite Ginned Up Vietnam Protesters

FBI Files: Cronkite Ginned Up Vietnam Protesters

Yahoo News reports some FBI documents obtained by them indicate legendary Leftist journalist Walter Cronkite encouraged Vietnam War protesters and offered to help them with logistical support for one of their protest rallies. The support is alleged to have included a helicopter to fly in a speaker for the rally.

Chris Christie: An Example of What American Politics Needs

Chris Christie: An Example of What American Politics Needs

When a reporter questioned New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on his “confrontational tone,” Christie educated the reporter on the kind of plain straight-talk most Americans prefer. There are stark differences in liberals and conservatives, and most people aren’t interested in pretending otherwise. Christie understands that.

Pastors Urged to Endorse Candidates

Pastors Urged to Endorse Candidates

The Rapid City Journal reports South Dakota gubernatorial candidate Gordon Howie urges pastors to endorse candidates despite a 1954 tax code provision which prohibits this for tax exempt organizations.

SOS: Speaking of Seniors – Warnings from the Front Line

SOS: Speaking of Seniors - Warnings from the Front Line

If a senior citizen goes into a hospital, they may want to bring their own medicine. If the hospital gives them the same medicine, the senior citizen will be charged outrageously way over the cost for the same medicine from usual sources.

Hiding the History of Evil

Hiding the History of Evil

Claire Berlinski examined “A Hidden History of Evil” in the archives of the Soviet Union. Though most journalists aren’t interested, these documents reveal not only the dark underbelly of communism, but the involvement and complicity of officials from Europe and the United States in working with this evil empire. If we want to avoid the mistakes of history, we must not bury our heads in the sand but take the time to learn about them.

Attorney General Trashes Immigration Law He Hasn’t Read

Attorney General Trashes Immigration Law He Hasn't Read

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (like most liberals) has no problem trashing Arizona for doing the job of immigration enforcement that the federal government should be doing but refuses to do…but he admits here when Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX) corners him that he has not even read the law.

SOS: Speaking of Seniors – Private Sector Far More Responsive Than Govt

SOS: Speaking of Seniors - Private Sector Far More Responsive Than Govt

Medicare goofs a lot and when it goofs, it hurts senior citizens. In some of my past articles, I have estimated that mistakes caused by federal Medicare employees and systems cost America’s senior citizens over one billion dollars per year in just Medicare Part A and Part B goofs alone.