America’s politicians have been selling their influence for votes and money since 1789, if not earlier. Those elected by “The People” who have gone to Washington to manage America’s affairs in the interest of their electorate have been the exception and not the rule. Most enter politics for self interest rather than out of any […]Read more "America __ $old Off to the Highest Bidder"
In a world gone mad with socialism to one degree or another, the Australians threw off their yoke of socialist serfdom in the last elections and brought back the conservatives. Weasel Zippers reports that the new conservative government is taking action: Via The Australian: FEDERAL cabinet has ruled that Australia will not sign up to any […]Read more "The Aussies Lead The Way _ God Bless Them"
Your humble observer, at Asylum Watch, recently read an article by the Institute for Energy Research (IER). The link to this article was one of several at theCL Report: Mugged By Reality, an excellent service provided by the Classic Liberal Blog. The IER article is a review of a recently completed study by the Council on Foreign […]Read more "The CFR Wants You To Pay More For Gasoline"
Ethanol blended with gasoline has been around for a number of years. Most of you are forced by our benevolent government to buy gasoline blended with up to 15% ethanol. Ethanol/gasoline blenders receive large subsidies from our benevolent government which you get to pay for when you buy your gasoline. Because ethanol is primarily produced from corn […]Read more "Cellulosic Ethanol, The Phantom Fuel"
Yes sir! This President has taken it upon himself to single handedly get this great nation humming again. Well, sort of. The Great One has decided to get all those gas guzzling, CO2 producing, smelly fossil fuel burning, global warming beast we call automobiles off of American streets and byways. Soon, very soon, my fellow Americans […]Read more "Obama Wants To Get The Country Humming Again"
Am I suggesting that the Obama administration is deliberately trying to instigate war in the Middle East? Yes I am. And, moreover, there seems to be a unified policy that includes the US, the UN and, Europe in the form of NATO. No, I didn’t arrive at this conclusion because I’ve fallen in with some conspiracy […]Read more "Fomenting War In The Middle East Is A Sad Foreign Policy"
When candidate Obama created the meme “Hope and Change”, he never told us, except for his dream that Americans should pay super high prices for energy, what he was hoping for or what changes he envisioned for America. In the last two and a half years, Obama’s vision is becoming painfully clear to all who are willing to see. […]Read more "“Hope and Change” __ Not Exactly What Most People Had In Mind"
I have long believed that America’s allies have not adequately shared in the financial burden of keeping the world safe. Be that Korea and Japan in the Far East or UN military activities or be it our NATO allies, America has always picked up the lion’s share of the cost. I know that I am not […]Read more "Being The Worlds Policeman Is An Expenive Enterprise. Maybe Too Expensive."
The following essay was originally published by Cheryl Pass at My Tea Party Chronicle on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. The Sustainable Deatth of America Every day in every way we hear how we are working to be “Sustainable.” But do you know why this word, “sustainable,” is showing up in everything in your life? […]Read more "Guest Saturday with My Tea Party Chronicle"