ACLU = Aging Communist Leftover Union!

ACLU v. Religious Liberty By J. Matt Barber   Irony is defined as "the use of words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its literal meaning." The term doublespeak means "evasive, ambiguous language that is intended to deceive...

Daniel 12:4 "and in those times knowledge will increase."

Could this be the biggest find since the Dead Sea Scrolls? Seventy metal books found in cave in Jordan could change our view of Biblical history   By Fiona Macrae: last updated at 8:36 PM on 30th March 2011 For scholars of faith and...

Ooops they "created a haven for bad actors"!

They just didn't foresee that it would be the political class not miscreants fleeing other States. Article 1, Section 8, Clause 17 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: William C. Duncan, Director of the Marriage Law Foundation ...

One of my Senators: I'm sorry to say!

My Senator [no I did not vote for this one] has decided that there shall be no more drunk drivers on the nations road.  So he is proposing legislation to make mandatory on vehicles those do-hickeys you have to blow into to prove you ain't been...

Are there times when the Pres isn't CinC?

Article 1 of the US Constitution deals with the structure and duties and privileges of Congress.  Section 8 clause 15 states:  To provide for calling forth the Militia to execute the Laws of the Union, suppress Insurrections and repel Invasions.  It...

War Powers? What is Constitutional?

Talk about timing!  It is almost as if someone had a plan!  The day after our President came before the people to explain the military action in Libya the portion of the Constitution that was due to be discussed was the Congressional War Powers...

Are tribunals constitutional?

In a word, yes! Article I, Section 8, Clause 9 US Constitution  9:  To constitute Tribunals inferior to the supreme Court; Article I, Section 8, Clause 9 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Charles K. Rowley, Ph.D.,...

A lack of the wholeness

 There is a sad lack of the application, respect and desire for the character qualities that are expressed in words that bear the Latin root  - INTEG: whole, complete. Do we give ourselves entirely? Do we strive to understand...

So you want to tax the rich??

MARCH 26, 2011 The Price of Taxing the Rich The top 1% of earners fill the coffers of states like California and New York during a boom—and leave them starved for revenue in a bust. By ROBERT FRANK ...

Islamic Piracy Justified?

In March 1785, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams went to London to negotiate with Tripoli's envoy, Ambassador Sidi Haji Abdrahaman (or Sidi Haji Abdul Rahman Adja).  Upon inquiring "concerning the ground of the pretensions to make war upon nations who...

What do you do when the boss is away?

Well do you think the worker's at the White House missed the memo on when the "boss" would be back; or are they trying to send a message? Obama locked out of Oval Office By Daniel Strauss - 03/24/11 10:36 AM ET President Obama...

Constitution trivia

Why was counterfeiting specifically mentioned in the constitution since the power to coin money implies the authority to enforce its integrity?     It seems the founder and framers had three reasons.  The first was that under English law...

Bankruptcy and the Constitution

From today's blog on the Constitution. Article 1, Section 8, Clause 4 4:  To establish an uniform Rule of Naturalization, and uniform Laws on the subject of Bankruptcies throughout the United States; Notwithstanding Madison’s view that “The...

Okay Joe, How about now?

Joe Biden 2007: I Would Move To Impeach a President That Took Us To War Against a Country That We Weren't Attacked By   BIDEN: "The president has no constitutional authority to take this nation to war against a country with 70 million...

The credit card clause.

March 21, 2011 – Article 1, Section 8, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: Joerg Knipprath, Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School Article 1, Section 8, Clause 2 2:  To borrow Money on the credit of the United...

Acknowledging Heroes!

We've heard ad infinitum about the nuclear plant's problems and the possible dangers.  Has anyone given thought to the employees and emergency personnel who are fighting valiantly to forestall the worst case scenarios that the news likes to report as...

Congress did WHAT!!??

How well do you know the consequences of the actions Congress has taken on our behalf?  Do you really know how much money they have committed you to spending?  To reveal the answers click beside the question mark, hold and pull to the right and down...

Admiration of the Japanese

Japanese Earthquake Looters -- MIA By Larry Elder (in Townhall.com) 3/17/2011  "Why no video of looters in Japan?"   Japan's prime minister calls the 9.0 earthquake and the following tsunami the greatest crisis in...

"I give gifts to the government???"

In today's foray into the Constitution, I was informed that the prevailing attitude towards taxes was that they were a gift to the prevailing government!?? :eek: Here is the blog on that section and clause in the Constitution and the reasoning...

When can I sue my Senator?

March 11, 2011 – Article 1, Section 6, Clause 1 of the United States Constitution – Guest Essayist: William C. Duncan, Director of the Marriage Law Foundation Article 1, Section 6, Clause 1 1:  The Senators and Representatives shall receive a...

Maine is on a roll!

Now really did the Obama administration mean to give us an opening this big to castrate their beloved health care abomination?  The is an agreement in the Constitution that what is applied to one State should be equally applied to all States.  We...

When States don't! Some Towns will!

Way to go, Sedgwick, Maine!  A wonderful exercising of the rights enumerated in the Tenth Amendment! Maine Town Declares Food Sovereignty, Nullifies Unconstitutional Laws Written by: Chris Dixon The Maine town of Sedgwick took an interesting...