Scribbles Challeng #130: Cyclone

Many of the great storms are named cyclones. The word comes to us from the Greek words meaning wheel, coil, or to go around in a circle.  It is fascinating how apt the stormy weather works to describe the circumstances of our lives.  In the middle of...

Pointed humor

What do President Barack Obama and "Jerry" Lester Horowitz aka Curly Howard have in common?  Press Play for answer.

Budget cut suggestion

Let's see maybe I can get some people to agree with me that here is a great place to do 2 things at once.  Cut about $3 billion out of our annual budget and reduce our involvement in foreign conflicts.  Since we are on the hook for 1/4 of this...

For 12SunOryx

Despite your invective, I will respond to your assertions.  "We have no justifiable reason for being in any of the wars we are currently involved in. Bin Laden is dead and we're still in Afghanistan. Obviously he was never the reason we went there,...

Positing 5 Cardinal Liberal beliefs

1) Affirmative Action is a pro-black policy. 2) Being for Illegal immigration is a pro-Hispanic policy. 3) We can fix our deficit problems by taxing the rich. 4) The more money we put into education, the better our schools will perform. 5)...

It's the spending, It's the spending, It's the spending!

I've been arguing/debating that our problem is spending not tax collection that is at the root of our present difficulties.  Our addiction to spending on "nice" to do and a reluctance to reduce these thing at this time of "belt tightening" is going...

Oh yeah!

I think I'd edit out the word Wall street and just leave it at Pundits.  As recently all the Pundits I've heard have had their head up theirs or been trying to blow smoke up mine!

Name that President

Earth worker from the settlement associated with the victorious hunt Twin son of God's peace Father of a multitude of lake settlement Twin Wood rows Son of Will  Guard God's Reward, Son of the courageous one Rose field, Free land holder...

Who outsources?

Is it corporations?  Free-trade agreements out-source jobs? Really? This is found in the Investors Business Daily talking about the unions (in Canada) celebrating a Free Trade pact very similar to one our unions and Democrats have fought and...

Who steps up?

The lady was in serious need an asked the President to do something to help. Well someone stepped up.  

Poor abused union workers

Would you deny someone the freedom to pursue happiness? Lambertville vandalism turns life-threatening Posted: Aug 16, 2011 4:26 AM EDT Updated: Aug 16, 2011 4:26 AM EDT By Brad Harvey - email Posted by Lisa...

Influence Quiz

Who has the ear of the Administration? A) The rich B) Corporations through their lobbyists C) Unions D) Muslims via the Muslim Brotherhood Well according to this Canadian Liberal Marxist Muslim, the answer is D.

Old Skool Music

    PICK YOURSELF UP From the Film: Swing Time 1936 (Lyrics by: Dorothy Fields / Music by: Jerome Kern) Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers (He) Please teacher, teach me something, Nice teacher, teach me something. I'm as awkward as a...

SocSec Angst

Would we be in this mess if back in the late 70's we'd followed Galveston's lead?  I don't know but for the standard (what SS was originally for) recipient those in the Galveston option get twice what Washington's plan pays out. The public...

$2,000,000 Campaign Contribution

The American people  just made a $2,000,000.oo campaign contribution to the Obama re-election campaign.  In order to counter the Palin bus tour President Obama has gone on his own bus tour.  In order to provide security for this "bus-tour" campaign...

Why?

Why is it thus? The ones who say that man is basically good want to put the most control on men? The ones who say that man is basically good demonize and denigrate all who hold  or have achieved a high position? Are the ones who would have...

Scribbles Challenge #127: Conversation

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Soooo?

Greed is the purview of the rich?  Only the man takes down the underprivileged? Pa. woman gets 9 yrs in minority-owned bank fraud 8/12/2011 | APNews A Pittsburgh woman will...

Political snickers!

Now why didn't I think of that? You have to be careful where you put your faith.  

The power of Prayer

Girl put life on line in to save Wash. state boy 8/11/2011 | APNews   As Charles Ostrander flailed in the turbulent waves of the Pacific, it was another 12-year-old who put...

Really it is your money

A friend sent me this email!  RE-ELECT NO ONE ! The U.S. Congress sets a federal budget every year in the trillions of dollars. Few people know how much money that is so we created a breakdown of federal spending in simple terms. Let's...