Monthly Archives: February 2009

Hello Hypocrisy

February 12, 2009
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Well a “stimulus” bill has magically appeared out of conference and before long almost 800 billion of your newly printed tax dollars shall be re-distributed to Democratic pork farms across the country. In a truly bi-partisan part of the bill, there IS a $400 tax cut included for individuals and $800 for married couples....

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Holy Julio!

February 11, 2009
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During the “it’s all about me” and it “depends on what the definition of is, is” Clinton era I often contemplated if this country could survive in a time of true need for sacrifice. (The Great Depression, Pearl Harbor and WWII, etc) The first couple years after 9/11 gave me hope. Turns out my...

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Illegals Get Legal

February 10, 2009
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This story would normally be a Friday Follies topic, but after reading it yesterday it deserves light today, not tomorrow. I don’t think there’s one of us who hasn’t heard of, or had a personal experience with our currently side-tracked justice system. Lady Justice’s blindfold has been stolen by political correctness and new “rights”...

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Phelps, Pot, Power and Puritans

February 9, 2009
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This past week, Michael Phelps received a crash course in hypocrisy and the black hole of American Puritanism that just keeps sucking us back into the past century. Outed by a cell phone pic showing him apparently filling his aqua lungs with a little cannabis haze, Mr. Olympic 2008 was forced to acknowledge he...

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Friday Follies 2.6.09

February 6, 2009
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Tis that time once again when we take stock of the inane and foolish put upon us by those forced to navigate life with an amount of gray matter just slightly larger than that found in your average toad. From FDR’s first inaugural speech when the country was in the clutches of the Great...

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When “Nu” is Old and Old is Best

February 5, 2009
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I spent the better part of six hours yesterday behind the wheel of my own PPD (personal planet-destroying device, for you non-environuts, that’s a “car”) going to and from a funeral. The service was for an aunt of my wife’s that I had never met but being the out of fashion traditionalist I am,...

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