davidl on December 10th, 2018

Eric might, or might not, like this.  A nascent political movement named after our second largest local college, kind of, sort of, the University of Rochester, or the Yellow Jackets.  It been a long time since the French showed much fighting spirit.  It has been a long series of battles since the Battle of Puebla. […]

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davidl on December 8th, 2018

Seventeen days before Christmas and Congress Critter-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez(AOC) just delivered a sleigh full of gifts. I hardly know where to start, from Kemberlee Kaye, Legal Insurrection: The First Amendment. How does it work? It’s almost like it was designed to protect the public from the tendency of elected officials to flirt with fascism. Troll […]

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davidl on December 4th, 2018

It started with Dwight D. Eisenhower and it ended with George H.W. Bush.  From 20 January 1953 to 20 January 1993, our country was lead by a member of the Greatest Generation and a veteran of World War Two.  We may never see the likes such patriot presidents again. Eight presidents and forty years of […]

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davidl on December 4th, 2018

Former bartender and Congress Critter-elect Democratic Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claims, with no convincing evidence, to have studied economics.  One wonders just where, from Daily Caller: Democratic Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York slammed the electric car company Tesla Monday night for failing to give American taxpayers a return on their “investment.” Ocasio-Cortez made the […]

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davidl on December 1st, 2018

George Herbert Walker Bush, the forty-first President, has been reunited with Barbara: HOUSTON (AP) — He was the man who sought a “kinder, and gentler nation,” and the one who sternly invited Americans to read his lips — he would not raise taxes. He was the popular leader of a mighty coalition that dislodged Iraq […]

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davidl on November 27th, 2018

From Daily Caller: In the event that Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith wins the Mississippi runoff election on Nov. 27, the makeup of the Senate Judiciary Committee will shift in favor of the GOP, with a seat currently held by a Democrat flipping red. Consequently, the most junior Democratic member of the committee, will likely be […]

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davidl on November 27th, 2018

The dying gasp of Government Motors, GM to end production of most sedans, from Detroit News: Production stoppages at five General Motors Co. plants signal that the automaker — like its U.S. rivals — will stop building most sedans and small cars. On the chopping block are six four-door GM cars following the automaker’s decision […]

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davidl on November 26th, 2018

Some things never change. Paging Marie Antoinette. Let them eat cake: Anti-government protesters clashed with French police on the Champs-Elysees in Paris on Saturday, leaving the famed avenue shrouded in tear gas on another day of demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron. Some of France’s top political scientists say the grievances expressed by the protesters show […]

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davidl on November 24th, 2018

AOC, b/k/a Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rips a page out of Algore’s playbook.  Refresh me Eric, when did Algore’s latest doomsday scenario expire?  From Hill: Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) called on the U.S. to act “urgent[ly]” after a report from the federal government found that climate change is expected to have an enormous impact on the country […]

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davidl on November 22nd, 2018

The Americans by Gordon Sinclair, video: Happy Thanksgiving. Addendum, Eric Davud I don’t think you know about this little bit of history because I don’t think I’ve ever related it here. Living along the southern shore of Lake Ontario you can pick up a lot of Canadian stations. The day that this editorial was originally […]

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davidl on November 18th, 2018

It has been said that continuing to do the same thing without achieving desired outcomes is a sign of insanity. As for California Governor Jerry Brown, a/k/a Governor Moonbeam, the cause of seemingly every problem is Anthropogenic Global Warming, from Watts Up with That, forward by Paul Driessen: Over 8,000 homes and businesses have been […]

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davidl on November 17th, 2018

Meet the new socialist in town, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a/k/a AOC, from CNN: Because of her national stardom derived from her stunning upset primary victory over Rep. Joe Crowley, D-New York, everything she does will be watched and scrutinized to death. (And apparently everything she wears too. On Thursday, a media reporter for the Washington Examiner […]

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davidl on November 16th, 2018

When Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, the media meme was that is was all President Bush(43)’s fault.   Yet, my question was, and is, who are the stupid fools who build New Orleans below sea level.   Now that much of California is engulfed in forest fires, California Governor Moonbeam, b/k/a Jerry Brown, is now […]

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davidl on November 15th, 2018

Good questions about the caravan invasion, via Mary Chastain, Legal Insurrection: “What we do know is this thing cost millions and millions of dollars. The mainstream media, and there are so many layers [of] onions to peel back, it’s hard to know where to begin. One of the lies the fake news if you will, […]

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davidl on November 7th, 2018

Future Speaker Table Cloth, b/k/a Nancy Pelosi, has yet to decide on the curtains for her old and now new office, and President Donny has struck.  From the top.  Done, the Presidents has asked for and received Attorney General Jeff Sessions resignation.  In turn the President has designated Sessions Chief of Staff, Matthew G. Whitaker, […]

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