Sen. Mike Lee ABSOLUTELY NAILS IT. The Obama administration’s petty tyrannies during the first week of the government shutdown neatly illustrate the problem with giving politicians too much power–they’ll use it. There is really no excuse for the president’s petty, spiteful actions this past week. At every turn, the president has gone out of his… More Shutdown “Gestapo Tactics” Help Make the Argument Against Obamacare
The law in this country has been perverted. A human being needs to be safe in his person, he needs to be able to able to enjoy the fruits of his labor, and he needs to be free. Free to speak, to travel, to work, and to associate as he sees fit. Protecting these three… More Our Laws Are Perverse
Fmr. Florida Gov. Jeb Bush hit the ball out of the park with this op-ed piece in the WSJ today. There are so many good points, it’s hard to know where to begin. As always, I would begin with the Constitution: Engrained in it is the “pursuit of happiness”, listed as one of the unalienable… More How conservatives view today’s political debates, Part I
Gayle McLaughlin, Democrat Mayor of Richmond California has announced that she will not attend a Veterans Day memorial and will instead hang out with the Occupy Oakland radicals…MORE Thank you to all who have served and especially to those who gave all.
Ever wonder what societal breakdown would look like? Well, look no further than this video from our neighbor to the north.
That seems to be the question inundating insurance companies according to this article. “They’re saying, ‘Where do we get the free Obama care, and how do I sign up for that?’ ” said Carrie McLean, a licensed agent for eHealthInsurance.com. The California-based company sells coverage from 185 health insurance carriers in 50 states. McLean said… More “Hey! Where’s My Free Obama Care?”
…from all the conservatives tuning in to watch the MSNBC hosts cry. It was truly hysterical to see Chris Matthews and Rachel Maddow try to keep from bursting into tears. Anecdotally, I’ve heard from several conservatives who tuned in for at least a while for the sheer entertainment value.
From Jim Geraghty at NRO’s Campaign Spot: MSNBC Surrenders, Chooses Not to Cover Election Night. No, Really. It is pretty darn astounding that with all of the insistence from the White House that Fox News Channel is “not a real news network,” that their preferred channel, MSNBC, did not have live coverage at 10 p.m.… More MSNBC – “not a real news network”
OUCH! When the Russian newspaper Pravda starts saying you’re entering Marxist territory, that means something… American capitalism gone with a whimper . . . The final collapse has come with the election of Barack Obama. His speed in the past three months has been truly impressive. His spending and money printing has been a record… More Pravda Editorial Says U.S. Descending Into Marxism
Both countries both give cheesy state gifts in the wrong format. Recently, the US gave the UK Prime Minister 25 DVDs of American movies. Besides its cheesiness, they were in the US format, not the UK format. Now, the tyrant of Venezuela has given the US President a widely available anti-West book, but it’s in… More What does the US and Venezuela have in common?
George Will today shines a welcome light on where we’ve been as a party. Before moving to the next election, a confession is in order: the party has not just fallen short of its moral ideals; it has repudiated them. If you think about it, John McCain was the logical choice of a party that has… More A Time for Candor of Complicity
Get this. Barry Obama, following up on his “spread the wealth” and “redistributive change” remarks has now labeled opposing giving more of your hard-earned money to the government as a form of “selfishness.” “John McCain and Sarah Palin they call this socialistic,” Obama continued. “You know I don’t know when, when they decided they wanted… More Obama Calls Wanting To Keep Your Own Hard-Earned Money “Selfish”
Back in May, we here at Virtucon told you about the group on Barry Obama’s official campaign website entitled Marxists/Socialists/Communists for Obama. Periodically since then, we’d check back and note that this group was still there and active. Well, now it seems the campaign has finally gotten around to removing it after this has become… More Obama Camp Finally Removes “Marxists – Socialists – Communists for Obama” Group From Their Website
And just what are these guys led by George Soros up to with the stock market these days? Perhaps tanking it to help Barry Obama while also picking up some more cash on the side?
Don’t take our word for it. Read Barry Obama’s own words. Obama’s affinity for Marxists began when he attended Occidental College in Los Angeles. “To avoid being mistaken for a sellout, I chose my friends carefully,” the Democratic presidential candidate wrote in his memoir, “Dreams From My Father.” “The more politically active black students. The… More Obama Carefully Chose To Associate With Marxists
Barry Obama has come out and said that he’ll “spread the wealth around.” Redistribution of wealth? Karl Marx would be proud!
Unrepentent terrorist Bill Ayers had the final say on whether or not Barry Obama would be hired to administer the foundation that he ran. And Ayers said “You’re hired…” Obama mentor and benefactor Bill Ayers
(H/T Rick Sincere)
This is purely Orwellian. What are we, China or North Korea now? “Obama Kids Sing for Dear Leader” Here’s the beautiful part of this. Turns out this “grassroots” video was produced by NBC News head honcho Jeff Zucker. The likes of Jeff Zucker, Holly Schiffer, Peter Rosenfeld, Darin Moran, Jean Martin, Andy Blumenthal, and Nick… More Orwellian
There can be little doubt that the current financial crisis in this country can be attributed to the collapse of the housing market. But what created the conditions that allowed the whole subprime mortgage industry to flourish? Familiarize yourself with the Community Reinvestment Act as revised in 1995. First a little background from the Federal… More Anatomy of a Financial Crisis – The CRA and ACORN
I recently saw something comparing the frothing at the mouth rabid supporters of Barry Obama to the kook fringe that became associated with George McGovern’s losing presidential bid and helped turn mainstream America off to him. Here’s some of the latest examples of the sort of meltdown that Obama supporters are in: “You want to… More Obama Supporters In Full Meltdown Mode