Archive for September 1st, 2011

A Timeless Tale of Statism, ca. 1948

A Timeless Tale of Statism, ca. 1948

Statist elites have been around for a very long time. Their goal remains unchanged. Knowing what is best for us, the unwashed masses, they deign to take control of all aspects of our lives, for our own good. C.S. Lewis framed the isssue as accurately and concisely as anyone when he quipped “Of all tyrannies […]

SD Supreme Court Shoots Down School Funding Lawsuit

SD Supreme Court Shoots Down School Funding Lawsuit

The South Dakota Supreme Court has unanimously shot down the asinine lawsuit which has seen one area of government suing another area of government to force that second area of government to take more money from the citizens of South Dakota. About five years ago, a group of schools got together and filed a lawsuit against the legislature because they claimed the legislature was violating the South Dakota Constitution for the nebulous offense of failing to provide all children with “an adequate and quality education.”

SD Sec of State Receives Tax Increase Petition Language

SD Sec of State Receives Tax Increase Petition Language

Secretary of State Jason M. Gant announced today that “Officials from the South Dakota Education Association and the South Dakota Association of Health Care Organizations submitted their proposed petition language for an initiated measure to permanently increase South Dakota’s sales taxes by one percent, with the new funds being divided between health care and education.“

Greeting to the Congressional Black Caucus

Greeting to the Congressional Black Caucus

Excluding Florida Republican Rep. Col. Allen West, who is an honorable American war hero and conservative patriot, today I have a few words for California Democrat Rep. Maxine Waters and the various other deceitful people in the Congressional Black Caucus and their fellow-traveling leftists who are falsely accusing and attacking the taxpaying American citizens who foot the bill for this monster federal government and bloated welfare state that you all so dearly covet, because of the votes and power it brings you. Are you listening? Good. Your evil, stupid shtick is not working.