Opinion

Thoughts On The Super Bowl And Sports In General

Thoughts On The Super Bowl And Sports In General

on February 7, 2014, 7:38 AM / in Opinion

This column is archived here. I have always enjoyed sports. As a youngster, I played organized sports–even into college. Over the years, I played football, basketball, and baseball. I ran track. And I was on the high school wrestling team. Football and wrestling were my two favorite sports. As an adult, I have always enjoyed watching college and professional sports […]

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Democratic Congress Members Join Obama in Destroying Congress

Democratic Congress Members Join Obama in Destroying Congress

on February 7, 2014, 7:28 AM / in Opinion

by Tad Cronn / Original Post It doesn’t happen too often, but I must admit that I was wrong. (Just to be clear, the admitting it part is what doesn’t happen often. I’m wrong all the time, but I usually just shut up and hope my wife doesn’t notice.) But when I said in past articles that President Obama’s use of […]

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A Frank Letter to the Homeless Man Under the Bridge

A Frank Letter to the Homeless Man Under the Bridge

on February 7, 2014, 7:02 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Paul Rosenberg / Free Man’s Perspective I see you standing here, asking for help, about once a week. You are always polite, and I respect that. I’d like to do something for you… something that would matter long-term. Giving you a few notes or coins now and then may be fine, but I’d really like to improve your situation more […]

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Now They’re Suing Churches

Now They’re Suing Churches

on February 7, 2014, 6:50 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Joseph Backholm Original Post Recently, Eastside Catholic High School caused an uproar when they dismissed their vice-principal who entered a same-sex “marriage” in violation of church teaching. In a story that could have implications for this case, as well as for churches everywhere, last week the Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD) filed a complaint against a Catholic […]

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The Obamacare Scam

The Obamacare Scam

on February 7, 2014, 6:45 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

The Affordable Care Act is a scam. Before Obamacare, indeed before managed care health plans, catastrophic policies had high deductibles and fairly low costs. That’s because they were purchased solely for financial protection against the cost of medical catastrophes like coma, car crashes and cancer. They were true insurance and thus relatively inexpensive. People reached for their checkbook, not their […]

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The Left’s Valentine to Defiant Jihad-Enabler Lynne Stewart

The Left’s Valentine to Defiant Jihad-Enabler Lynne Stewart

on February 7, 2014, 6:41 AM / in Opinion

By Michelle Malkin What are you doing for Valentine’s Day? Bleeding-heart progressives across the country are raising money for “an evening of music, song and sharing love for recently released People’s Lawyer Lynne Stewart.” Warm fuzzies for one of the world’s most notorious terrorist helpers? I can’t think of a more stomach-turning way to mark the holiday. Thanks to the […]

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Hillary’s question: not if, but how

Hillary’s question: not if, but how

on February 6, 2014, 6:59 AM / in Opinion

By Matt Bai, Yahoo News Let’s be clear about this much: no matter what the soothsayers on cable TV tell you, Hillary Clinton is no more likely to clear the Democratic field and avoid a primary in 2016 than Dennis Rodman is to become her secretary of state. Walter Mondale couldn’t pull that off in 1984, and Al Gore couldn’t […]

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Victims of the Common Good

Victims of the Common Good

on February 5, 2014, 3:55 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

The CBO on Obama’s bifurcated economy. By Matt Purple / The American Spectator “We’re going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good.” So said Hillary Clinton at a fundraiser back in 2004. Conservatives, in a rush to tag Clinton as a Marxist, sometimes strip out the context; she was talking about repealing President Bush’s tax cuts. […]

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Rather than the Benedict Option, the Francis Option

Rather than the Benedict Option, the Francis Option

on February 5, 2014, 11:24 AM / in Opinion

The American Scene French Catholics are outraged at new sex education curricula in French public schools. I think the outrage is largely misplaced, but I wrote a post (in French) arguing to my fellow French Catholics that they should realize they’re a (tiny) minority now and they shouldn’t be surprised when the majority enacts public school curricula that disagree with […]

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McConnell Auditions for Job as Cable News Commentator

McConnell Auditions for Job as Cable News Commentator

on February 5, 2014, 6:32 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Daniel Horowitz At present, we are getting rolled in Washington.  Democrats have pushed an omnibus bill, a disastrous farm bill, endless debt ceiling increases, and amnesty for illegals.  Instead of an equal and opposing force in the opposite direction, Republicans have….. pushed an omnibus bill, a disastrous farm bill, endless debt ceiling increases, and amnesty for illegals. There is […]

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Please watch Ben Howe’s “Bankrupt” documentary. #detroit

on February 5, 2014, 6:27 AM / in Opinion

It is about Detroit, and how it went down the tubes, and it will tell you things about how it went down the tubes that you probably have not actually heard told before.  There’s a bit in the middle about the way that the city eminent-domained Poletown for pretty much no good reason* that will make you grind your teeth. […]

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TN Senate unfairly targets consumer legal funding

TN Senate unfairly targets consumer legal funding

on February 4, 2014, 7:30 AM / in News, Opinion, State News

Last month, with little fanfare and even less public debate, the Tennessee Senate voted to shut down an industry and service that has successfully served Tennesseans without incident for over 13 years. The legislation would implement suffocating price controls onto my business of consumer legal funding. Not only will my small business be forced to shut its doors if this […]

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Time to Change. Time to Choose.

Time to Change. Time to Choose.

on February 3, 2014, 9:23 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson When the White House and Congress of the United States of America were controlled by Republicans, the nation found itself at war.  It was a war not asked for by America, but one we were dragged into by terrorists who wished us dead.  Some tried to blame America.  Some claimed it was because of the cycle of […]

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CBS Edits Out Cruz’s Criticism of Obama — on The Glazov Gang

on February 3, 2014, 9:20 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This week’s Glazov Gang was joined by Ann-Marie Murrell, the National Director of PolitiChicks.tv, Dwight Schultz, a Hollywood Actor, and Tommi Trudeau, the Producer of “Groovy Foods.” The Gang gathered to discuss CBS Edits Out Cruz’s Criticism of Obama. The discussion occurred in Part I and analyzed the troubling and eerie workings of our “media.” The episode also analyzed Lies […]

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Executive Tyranny: The Problem’s Bigger Than Obama

Executive Tyranny: The Problem’s Bigger Than Obama

on February 3, 2014, 9:16 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Bruce Thornton / FrontPageMag.com Barack Obama is threatening to bypass Congress and use executive orders to achieve the policy changes he can’t get through legislation. “We are not just going to be waiting for legislation in order to make sure that we’re providing Americans the kind of help that they need,” he said during the State of the Union address. […]

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Ross: My Beliefs

Ross: My Beliefs

on February 3, 2014, 8:42 AM / in Opinion

Everyone, no matter who they are, has a set of core beliefs that guide them in their lives. You might say these beliefs define them, as they are the guiding principles each person relies upon to make decisions in their daily lives. These beliefs are either founded upon things that they have learned, or by things that they have experienced […]

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Black America: Stop The Insanity

Black America: Stop The Insanity

on February 3, 2014, 8:31 AM / in Opinion

Remember that spiky-haired blonde lady fitness guru all over TV years ago? Her famous line was “Stop the insanity!” As a common sense thinking black conservative, I offer the same clarion call to fellow black Americans, “Stop the insanity!” Why do you continue sleeping with the enemy; voting for liberal Democrats whose policies imply that you are inferior, stupid and […]

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How the GOP Lost Middle America

How the GOP Lost Middle America

on February 2, 2014, 8:55 AM / in Opinion

Out of the Republican retreat on Maryland’s Eastern shore comes word that the House leadership is raising the white flag of surrender on immigration. The GOP will agree to halt the deportation of 12 million illegal aliens, and sign on to a blanket amnesty. It only asks that the 12 million not be put on a path to citizenship. Sorry, […]

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Everyone Loves A Police State

Everyone Loves A Police State

on February 2, 2014, 8:51 AM / in Opinion

This column is archived here. A few years ago, Reuters News reported that a nationwide poll conducted of the Russian people found that former dictator Josef Stalin was voted the third most popular historical figure. Over one-third of the Russian population participated in the poll. See the report here: Dictator Stalin Voted Third Most Popular Russian Can you imagine? Stalin […]

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TED CRUZ IS NO LARRY MCDONALD PART 1

TED CRUZ IS NO LARRY MCDONALD PART 1

on February 2, 2014, 7:31 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Kelleigh Nelson NewsWithViews.com “The drive of the Rockefellers and their allies is to create a one-world government combining super capitalism and Communism under the same tent, all under their control…. Do I mean conspiracy? Yes I do. I am convinced there is such a plot, international in scope, generations old in planning, and incredibly evil in intent.” Congressman Larry […]

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