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  • FBI Video Release of Lavoy Finicum Shooting and Why CTH is Reluctant to Engage

    01/31/2016 9:23:41 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 178 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | 1/31/2016 | Sundance
    There are several reasons why we have chosen not to dig into this specific aspect of this event, after posting the first three research articles. Here are the ones we are comfortable stating: The freedom continuum has two diametrically opposing forces on either end. On one end, the left, if you travel outward from democracy to socialism to communism eventually you arrive at totalitarianism. The absolute power of government over the individual. The maximum amount of liberty lost. On the oppositional end, the right, again if you travel from democracy to a constitutional republic and keep going, eventually you arrive...
  • Election 2016 is about Obama’s visceral hatred of America

    01/31/2016 8:14:52 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 39 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 1/31/2016 | Judi McLeod
    The 2016 presidential race is not about whether Donald Trump would make a better president than Senator Ted Cruz. It is not about Fox News, nor about the shameful way the journalists of the day now moderate presidential debates. It is not about the latest National Enquirer type, 11th-hour smear, lies and claimed Sainthood. That was both the 2008 and 2012 election. The 2016 election is about the possibility of releasing the USA from its lockdown of hatred, a hatred that has all but swiped America off the world map...
  • National Review: It's Too Late to Dump on Trump

    01/25/2016 9:10:32 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 50 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 1/25/2016 | Robert Oscar Lopez
    Matt Walsh tweeted his delight at a feverish chain of twenty-two essays denouncing Donald Trump in National Review. Coming only a few days after Sarah Palin's less than stellar speech announcing her support for Trump's candidacy, the Dump-on-Trump-a-thon bordered on hysteria... ...The tightly knit Brahmin caste feels the need to intervene....
  • Full Story on What’s Going on In Oregon (truncated)

    01/03/2016 10:27:34 AM PST · by Sioux-san
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | 1/3/2016 | Sundance
    Many people will awaken today to the news of approximately 100 to 150 armed militia taking control of a closed Wildlife Park Headquarters, and not know the full back-story...
  • Universities have become Totalitarian Gulags

    11/13/2015 7:22:46 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 27 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 11/13/2015 | Robert Oscar Lopez
  • What Life is Like When Children of Gay Couples Don't Matter

    06/29/2015 9:53:52 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 19 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 6/29/2015 | Robert Oscar Lopez
    ....But according to Justice Kennedy, the Fourteenth Amendment does not protect children whom gay people demand as an entitlement. Children of gays are slaves. Justice Kennedy made no reference whatsoever to the COGs who had submitted detailed amicus briefs to him. The four dissenting justices made no reference to us, either. In the eyes of the court, we do not exist. Some COGs do exist: that is, children of gays who refrain from criticizing their loss of their heritage and who cheer for the gays who control them and keep them silent. At least the latter good children get to...
  • Mad Max and the Dream-Work of Homosexuality

    05/21/2015 9:19:42 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 39 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 5/21/2015 | Robert Oscar Lopez
    ...The dystopian images of Fury Road depart significantly from the Mad Max films of the 1970s and 1980s. Fury Road presents us with a world where motherhood is commodified to suit an elite class of males who wish to share their property and life ambitions only with other men. Women are hooked up to machines that pump milk from their breasts and held inside dismal barracks, gestating heirs for warlords who show no sexual interest in women. The men of this warrior ruling class derive all their ecstasy from the company of muscular young males eager to labor and soldier...
  • The Quiet Sesquicentennial of the War between the States

    05/20/2014 8:57:04 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 404 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 5/20/2014 | James Longstreet
    Not much media coverage, not much fanfare, not much reflection. A war that carved over 600,000 lives from the nation when the nations population was just 31 million. To compare, that would equate to a loss of life in todays population statistics, not to mention limb and injury, of circa 6 million. We are in the month of May, when 150 years ago Grant crossed the Rapidan to engage Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia. Lee stood atop Clarks Mountain and watched this unknown (to the eastern theatre) entity lead a massive army into Lees home state. Soon there...
  • Dangerous Times: Still Missing the Strategic Meaning of Benghazi

    05/03/2014 10:03:40 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 23 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 5/3/2014 | James Lewis
    Strategy comes before tactics. Strategic goals dictate tactical actions. Today we are allowed to talk about the obvious tactical lies and malfeasances that the Obama administration blew in our faces in the Benghazi fiasco and its aftermath, but not about its strategic meaning. But Obamas secret policies have also been exposed to public view with the Benghazi fiasco. It is now clear that since Obama came to power, the U.S. government has overturned all the fundamental values that have characterized American policy from Thomas Jefferson onward. Under Obama we have secretly joined the terrorist side in the Jihad War. That...
  • The Incredibly Stupid One at the Hanoi Hilton (Vietnam POW Story)

    04/30/2014 3:56:19 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 11 replies
    cherrieswriter.wordpress.com ^ | 3/17/2014 | Dick Beak Stratton, Captain, USN (Ret.)
    It was a warmer than usual summer day in Clark, South Dakota when a rather large and ungainly young man, a recent high school graduate, set about finding his way in the world. The salivating Navy recruiter asked the youngster what it would take to have him sign up: why, Id like to go to Australia . It was as good as done. After all, in 1966, if you were lucky enough to ship out on the USS Canberra, more likely than not, during the course of your hitch, there will be a port call to the ships namesake Canberra...
  • Women's Issues Hiding Humanity's Problem

    03/20/2014 6:20:40 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 5 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 3/20/2014 | Diana West
    You may have missed it, but March 8 was International Womens Day, a holiday unconnected to a religious rite or person, and with no national or even seasonal significance. It is socialist in origin, and it was Lenin himself who made it an official holiday in the Soviet Union. Not surprisingly, it is now a rite of the United Nations. In these origins lie the days basic fallacy: that womanhood is an international global political state of being; that there is a universal female political condition that urges, a la Marx, Women of the world, unite! Against what?...
  • Meet the Bossy Feminist

    03/19/2014 2:14:25 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 32 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 3/19/14 | Jeremy Egerer
    Nobody should ever suggest that leadership and assertiveness are mutually exclusive; all sensible people must agree that in order to lead, someone must give directions, and when the time comes for it, that those directions must be given strongly. A great leader, like Germanicus Caesar, knows that at certain times even mutinous soldiers must be courted, and that at others they must be executed, and that only wisdom can discern which is more appropriate. But I would never agree with Cheryl Sandberg that we should teach all bossy little girls not that theyre bossy, but that theyre natural leaders. Ive...
  • Its A Warrior Thing. You Wouldnt Understand. [David Yeagley died yesterday]

    03/12/2014 9:22:19 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 25 replies
    FrontPageMagazine.com ^ | 3/7/2001 | David Yeagley
    WE INDIANS are supposed to hate the white man. Everyone tells me this. Ive heard it from whites, blacks and even from Indians. Well, folks, I hate to disappoint you, but I like white people just fine. To tell the truth, I rather admire them and their fascinating history. Oh, I know what youre thinking. "Yeagley! How can you say that? How can you admire a people who slaughtered your ancestors, gave smallpox to those left alive, herded them onto reservations, made them all drunks, and as the final indignity sold their turquoise mines to the Japanese?" Well, the way...
  • 9 Reasons Why Public Schools Wallow In Mediocrity

    03/09/2014 7:14:13 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 57 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 3/9/2014 | Bruce Deitrick Price
    The nine main problems and a relevant link for each: 1) Bad Reading Methods. Whole word (also known as sight-words, Dolch words, and many other aliases) is an 85-year flop that never worked. Children are told to memorize words as graphic designs. For most children, thats effectively the end of literacy. (Learn about phonics.) 2) Inane Math Instruction. New Math and Reform Math mix advanced concepts with elementary arithmetic, guaranteeing that children are confused and make little progress. Inefficient methods are taught. The rhetoric is that children are learning the meaning behind the numbers. For young children, this is an...
  • 1914 -- The West Starts Dying

    03/06/2014 8:07:07 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 55 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 3/6/2014 | Mike Konrad
    Most competent historians can trace the decline of the West to World War I, which started 100 years ago. The slaughter on the fields of Flanders, the subsequent influenza epidemic, the dissolution of centuries-old European monarchies and empires, and a global depression, led to a sort of cultural post traumatic stress syndrome after the war. All the more amazing is that the West had totally won the war. All the retrograde powers had been defeated. The victors were America, France, and Britain, the very core of the Western ideal. They were uncontested and unbeatable. But the victory was Pyrrhic. It...
  • Razing Arizona: Conservatives Succeed at Failing Again

    02/28/2014 8:21:26 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 13 replies
    StubbornThings ^ | 2/27/2014 | Selwyn Duke
    Perhaps Arizona governor Jan Brewer was sincere when saying that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (SB 1062) she vetoed yesterday could create more problems than it purports to solve. After all, observers such as Napp Nazworth at The Christian Post contend that SB 1062 might actually contrary to all the hysteria have made it harder for most business owners to refuse service to homosexuals. This analysis may have merit and can be read here, but its irrelevant to a larger point: The GOPs handling of this matter was a good illustration of conservatisms fatal flaw. Whatever the legal...
  • America's 'Tools' of Engagement

    02/24/2014 2:49:24 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 1 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 2/24/2014 | Glenn Fairman
    No set of rules can exist without pinching our freedom of action, and in effect, administering some semblance of restriction or pain. And when we bring our rules and values down from their lofty seats of abstraction, we find sometimes that they can lead to our undoing. For the noble and uplifted soul of the American soldier, our military rules of engagement (ROE) are frequently accompanied by great costs; and sometimes, by leaning in the direction of inaction or mercy, we can paradoxically exact an even greater portion of suffering for our treasured Band of Brothers. In essence, it is...
  • Cupid's Erotic Meditation

    02/14/2014 6:16:18 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 8 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 2/14/2014 | Glenn Fairman
    It is Valentine's Day, and I have -- sheep-man that I am -- have purchased the obligatory items for my wife so that she does not feel slighted on the day that commerce has decreed should be the "Celebration of Passionate and Affectionate Love." Not that I am counter to the Spirit of Eros, mind you; I just cannot get over the image of me as a now middle-aged man in the "throes of eros." However, I am not so jaded that I cannot remember the adamantine urges that comprised one healthy set of glands calling out to another or...
  • Gender Madness Taking Over the Military and Schools

    02/13/2014 6:47:06 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 40 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 2/13/2014 | Derrick Wilburn
    There are those in this country who view any separation of the genders along any lines at all to be discriminatory. They literally view the words, "MEN" and "WOMEN" above bathroom entrances in the same vein as signs in the 1940′s that read "WHITES" and "COLOREDS" above those same doors. Our founding documents and most of our core personal beliefs reinforce the understanding that all men (and women) are created equal. But is equal, equivalent? According to Merriam-Webster: EQUIVALENT 1 : equal in force, amount, or value; also : equal in area or volume but not superposable 2 : like...
  • Do Liberals Care if Third World Illnesses Infect Americans?

    02/10/2014 12:10:57 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 22 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 2/10/2014 | Jeannie DeAngelis
    One of the favorite pastimes of liberalism is to try to inflict guilt on people of European descent for being part of a lineage that they believe, in the words of Bill Ayers at the Dartmouth Debate with Dinesh D'Souza, "murdered" the American Indians by way of contagious disease. Calling it the "European Invasion," liberals believe that prior to Christopher Columbus' arrival American Indians were virtually disease-free. Never mind that syphilis, which originated in the New World, was brought back to Europe, where spirochete bacterium was not present until after Columbus and his fellow discoverers returned in 1493. The Columbian...
  • Global Warming: Don't Confuse Us with the Facts

    Global warming is a planetary emergency, climate alarmists tell us. America and the rest of the world must fundamentally alter our lifestyles and radically reduce our consumption of energy and our industrial emissions ... This is science, they tell us, and the science is settled. President Obama echoed this in his State of the Union address, pointing his finger at the American people and declaring global warming a "fact" despite the evidence on the ground. If Mr. Obama is to make such a decisive statement on the accuracy of computer models, then one would suppose he was privy to precise...
  • Perhaps a Poetic Moment

    02/06/2014 6:27:29 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 2 replies
    BadEagle ^ | 2/6/2014 | David Yeagley
    There is a healing power in beauty, to one sensitive. To me, little is more beautiful than dark barren trees, silhouette against a gray, winter sky. I saw such, again, this morning, around four oclock. Their naked, gnarled arms, their crippled, crooked hands, screaming to the bleak, empty heavens expressed my sentiments perfectly. It is a wonderful feeling, always. The barren trees are elegant, unburdened with the glory of life, but only by its memory. eek-say na kahn, they cried out. *Ahpe eek-say na kahn meh-dowweh And then the wind came. It moved through the trees. It touched them. I...
  • Bloodhound, ATV used in search for missing Kalamazoo medical resident Teleka Patrick

    12/15/2013 4:05:33 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 12 replies
    MLIVE ^ | 12/13/13 | Rex Hall, Jr.
    Police in Indiana used a bloodhound Thursday and an all-terrain vehicle Friday in their search for a missing medical resident from Kalamazoo whose Lexus was found abandoned last week on I-94 near Portage, Ind. They also are making plans to do an aerial search for Teleka Patrick, 30, said First Sgt. Al Williamson of the Indiana State Police. Were doing all we can to determine what happened to her, Williamson said. Shes pretty much just vanished. All we know is we have her car and we have nobody to go with the car. Patrick hasn't been seen since the...
  • Primary immune-mediated thrombocytopenia in cats

    12/03/2013 4:32:00 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 37 replies
    National Center for Biotechnology Information ^ | Jan-Feb 2010 | National Center for Biotechnology Information
    Just got home from the vet's office - took my 3 year old male cat in because he was not eating, drinking or doing anything but short walks around the room for the past two days. This was a highly energetic cat, goes outsideto play but stays inside during the night. Just had his vaccinations a few months ago. No reaction as far as I could tell until this. Now the vet tells me he has a very rare condition known as Primary immune-mediated thrombocytopenia: his immune system is attacking his platelets. The vet says it could be a reaction...
  • Catholics and Communists

    12/03/2013 9:31:47 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 34 replies
    Americn Thinker ^ | 12/3/2013 | Daren Jonescu
    The Catholic Church's recent history of sympathizing with, and even supporting, Marxist progressivism is clear, sad, and indicative of a deeply irrational and anti-individual streak within the modern Church hierarchy. Catholics who care about the Church, its history, and its future -- and also about humanity, reason and freedom -- must stop making excuses for their current spiritual leadership's collectivist authoritarian impulses.... I have come to realize, however, that if the Church as an institution must consistently insist on allying itself with a philosophy that I regard, and that history has repeatedly shown, to be one of death, inhumanity, oppression,...
  • The Progressive Degradation of Freedom

    11/10/2013 8:16:26 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 6 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 11/10/13 | Daren Jonescu
    There are Chinese towns near the border with North Korea that send rice across the Yalu River in exchange for girls to marry. It makes sense. North Korea needs rice, because communist farming is a failure. China needs girls, after thirty years of sex-selective abortion and female infanticide. And this neat little arrangement in an obscure corner of the East holds an important lesson for what is left of a Western civilization looking down the barrel of a gun of its own aiming: the feeling of self-determination can be reduced to the satisfaction of having a daughter to sell for...
  • Obamas real killing fields (Soeotoro the Destroyer, and dang proud of it)

    11/04/2013 6:45:30 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 9 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/4/2013 | Judi McLeod
    Theres something off about President Barack Hussein Obama allegedly telling aides while discussing drone strikes, Im really good at killing people. Obama doesnt own up to anything, even including who he is. Obama has a track record for never taking ownership of anything other than that which other people have accomplished over a lifetime of sweat. In this latest revelation, one can almost hear strains of the Peter Gunn theme song, or with just a little imagination find Obamas smirking omnipresent face on display down at the post office among Wanted Dead or Alive posters of yore. Portraying himself as...
  • The Baby Boomers and the not so Affordable Care Act (why we need those Soylent Green Death Panels)

    11/04/2013 6:41:23 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 19 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 11/4/2013 | Dr. Ileana Johnson Paugh
    Why is it that we needed the Affordable Care Act? Was it because everybody was told inaccurately that Americans were dying in the streets untreated? If you ask Europeans and people from other continents that is exactly the perception they have about the United States. They do not know that any American can walk sick into an emergency room and he/she will be treated immediately. They dont have to wait weeks and months to have a doctors appointment, tests, and procedures before they are actually treated as is the case in all socialized medicine countries. Why was it that ObamaCare...
  • Barack Obama and the People of the Lie

    10/24/2013 9:05:15 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 11 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 10/24/2013 | Robert Bowie Johnson, Jr.
    Christian Psychiatrist M. Scott Peck (1936 2005) wrote the definitive book on Barack Hussein Obama in 1983, although, of course, he never met him or mentioned him. The title of Pecks book is The People of the Lie: The Hope for Healing Human Evil. While Dr. Peck is more widely known for The Road Less Travelled, his The People of the Lie remains one of the most important scientific contributions to the study of the origins of evil. Dr. Peck connected evil people directly with the bane of malignant narcissism. To him, the evil are the people of the...
  • There Has to Be a System [No there doesn't]

    10/01/2013 8:51:40 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 5 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/1/2013 | Christopher Cantrill
    Some years ago I was discussing conservative health care ideas with a liberal ex-pat Brit. This was when Obamacare was just a gleam in Obama's eye. Her comeback was that "there has to be a system." I mentioned that to Lady Marjorie, who is blasting into orbit right now that her individual health insurance plan has been terminated and replaced with a plan that costs 30 percent more with higher deductibles. She retorted that most people think that a "big thing" like health care or education just has to be done by the government. In other words, there has to...
  • The Darkest Design of Barack Obama

    01/18/2013 6:36:05 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 27 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 1/18/2013 | Erik Rush
    For some time, there have been unsubstantiated reports of the Obama administration engaging in clandestine negotiations with China toward satisfying Americas debt to that nation via exchanges of land and resources. Such an arrangement would be illegal and treasonous of course, but given its deportment to date, that would not likely deter this administration. Also, in the face of having trillions of dollars in debt called by China, and the economic catastrophe that would ensue, it is entirely possible that Obama might request and be granted some manner of dispensation from Congress to legitimize this pact...
  • Boycott the Televised Illegal Inauguration of Obama

    01/17/2013 7:57:30 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 23 replies
    The Manning Report ^ | 12/10/2012 | David Manning
    Boycott the televised illegal Inauguration of Barack Hussein (The Long Legged Mack Daddy) Obama. Recorded on 10 December 2012. This is a the video of Pastor Manning imploring all of us to not watch the inauguration of the PINO, Usurper in Chief. He lays it all out very well, and calls out Fox -- don't watch them either. Secret, oops, I mean Private swearing in is on Sunday, Jan.20th. The peasants get another show on Monday, Jan.21 - Let the Boycott of all things Obama start this Sunday.
  • No one Protecting American masses against The Revenge of Obama

    01/17/2013 6:29:18 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 15 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 1/17/2013 | Judi McLeod
    ....Rapidly accelerating a process that began during his campaign, Obama since November has confidently picked fights with Republicansand challenged the most conservative members of his own partyon a broad range of foreign-policy and domestic social issues. Besides gun control these include immigration, the pace of withdrawal from Afghanistan and the nomination of Republican senator Chuck Hagel as Defense secretary, a red flag for the GOPs neo-conservative wing. Picking fights with Republicans, challenging the most conservative members of his own party is not Barack Hussein Obama at his worst. Its how his unchecked policies are dismantling the USA that is the...
  • SAGA OF TIM TEBOW STANDS AS LESSON IN STRUGGLES AGAINST THE SPIRIT OF THIS WORLD

    01/16/2013 4:45:54 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 38 replies
    Spirit Daily ^ | 1/16/2012 | Spirit Daily
    It's a battle between Tim Tebow and worldliness, and right now worldliness is winning -- or was, until last weekend. It always seems to win. Really, it never does (in the end). Let's back up a moment. Tebow, as you probably recall, is the openly Christian quarterback who often wins in improbable (read: miraculous) fashion. Two years ago, he and his mother made headlines when they appeared in a pro-life Super Bowl commercial (controversial because it stood against abortion). Last year his remarkable, come-from-behind victories as quarterback for the Denver Broncos captivated the American imagination. "Tebowing" became a new way...
  • Roots of mass murder: Getting serious about stopping the psychotic

    12/21/2012 7:34:02 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 28 replies
    Jewish World Review ^ | 12/21/2012 | Charles Krauthammer
    Every mass shooting has three elements: the killer, the weapon and the cultural climate. As soon as the shooting stops, partisans immediately pick their preferred root cause with corresponding pet panacea. Names are hurled, scapegoats paraded, prejudices vented. The argument goes nowhere. Lets be serious: (1) The Weapon Within hours of last weeks Newtown, Conn., massacre, the focus was the weapon and the demand was for new gun laws. Several prominent pro-gun Democrats remorsefully professed new openness to gun control. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) is introducing a new assault weapons ban. And the president emphasized guns and ammo above all...
  • Mentally Ill Kids Don't Just Come from Nowhere

    The recent post "I am Adam Lanza's Mother" by a woman who posts at anarchistsoccermom and animatedly advertises herself wearing an "I love Che" t-shirt is as slick a piece of exploitative propaganda as anything we've seen in the last four years. Soon after the essay went viral mom blogger Liza Long appeared on CNN and the Today show calling for a national conversation on mental illness. After the Newtown massacre the self-described author, musician, Classicist and single mother of four felt compelled to share her own story. Long's written account of life with an out of control child focuses...
  • Can Ron Brown's ghost stop Hillary?

    12/20/2012 5:55:59 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 17 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 12/20/2012 | Jack Cashill
    The Hillary-in-2016 buzz has hit overdrive, the New York Times reported last week, and the awed Times reporter wondered what candidate, Republican or Democrat, would dare to come up against a world heroine like Hillary. World heroine? Please. Those of us who have followed Ms. Clinton know that she is no more a heroine of the real Clinton story than Lady Macbeth was the heroine of Macbeth. Like Lady Macbeth too, Hillary has her own ghosts, none more potentially troublesome than former Commerce Secretary Ron Brown. On April 3, 2016, as Hillary moves inexorably toward the Democratic nomination, she may...
  • Pentagon Peacocks

    12/05/2012 4:56:05 PM PST · by Sioux-san · 27 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 12/05/2012 | G. Murphy Donovan
    The Davis Petraeus saga is another urban legend; a myth about a great man felled by a single flaw or indiscretion. The truth is that Petraeus is a bit player in a larger, uglier drama, the political corruption the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) and that exclusive four star glut that sits atop the military. And the rot didn't start with Petraeus. Recall Army Chief-of-Staff George Casey taking to the airways to rationalize the Fort Hood Islamist massacre in 2009. Somehow "diversity" and Muslim sensitivities were more important than twin dangers of domestic sedition or troop safety on American bases....
  • Wind Power Fiasco: Call Your Congressman

    11/23/2012 9:53:19 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 16 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 11/23/2012 | Norman Rogers
    Wind power is a joke. It makes no sense -- none, nada. The wind power lobbyists say it creates jobs. Well I have a better way to make jobs based on the same principles: let's train dogs to walk on treadmills to generate electricity. Think of all the jobs for dog-trainers, dog food companies, and dog-walkers. Think of all the jobs at dog retirement homes for dogs too old to work. Think about all the do-gooders collecting a salary for looking out for the welfare of the dogs. Think about the attorneys employed in filing class action suits against dog-exploiters....
  • 'It Ain't Over 'til It's Over': What to Do Now

    11/10/2012 7:20:25 AM PST · by Sioux-san · 85 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 11/10/12 | Paul Murphy
    ....In the short term, the GOP must fight the count. Romney should never have conceded, and he must now find a reason to "unconcede." It's alarming advice to give the GOP, but in this the party must behave as the Democrats do. Try to imagine, for example, how the Obama campaign would have reacted if the numbers in Florida were reversed; if Scot Brown seemed guilty of practicing law without a license and won anyway; if a half-dozen major precincts responsible for electing Republicans claimed turnouts of 99% or more; if the Romney campaign had rather obviously both solicited and...
  • Americans Must Learn How to Win Again

    11/03/2012 11:09:17 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 8 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/3/2012 | JB Williams & Judi McLeod
    Think of Tuesday as Americas next turn at bat in the ball game, after the seventh inning stretch. As firebrand patriot JB Williams points out: We need to load our bases and wait for the pinch hitter to send it right outta the park. Its a metaphor, but a good metaphor Just like baseball fans have done down through the ages, voters need to file into the biggest ballpark of all, the one called the voting poll. Its the final game in the World Series for freedom and liberty. Surfing the net and glued to television on Tuesday, well still...
  • Was Ambassador Stevens' Death a Hit?

    10/03/2012 9:41:17 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 13 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 10/3/2012 | Erik Rush
    It certainly is a challenging time for President Barack Obama. He is in a desperate fight to hold his ill-gotten office against a capable opponent, and there is nothing whatsoever in his record to which he can point as redeeming. Some of his criminal activities are coming to light outside the sphere of his direct influence in the form of a recent expos on the Fast and Furious scandal aired by the Spanish-language television network Univision. On the heels of this, another border agent was killed on Tuesday (while the administration will probably spin this as workplace violence, thats not...
  • Dreaming Up a New America: Progressive Education and the Perversion of American Democracy

    09/02/2012 11:49:51 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 11 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 9/3/2012 | L.E. Ikenga
    As opposed to the 2008 election, which had many frustrated and emotionally charged voters dreaming up a new America with a historic presidential candidate leading the charge, the 2010 midterms had people doing the exact opposite. In 2010, a majority of Americans stopped dreaming and started to face reality. America was accelerating toward an irreversible and all-encompassing decline. The path envisioned by the president and his supporters for a radically changed United States was starting to look like a dead end. America was breaking down. The year 2010 was also when essayist Walter Russell Mead began to ascribe many aspects...
  • Six Years of Bush Country - Six Years of OPRAH Land

    08/02/2012 6:50:28 PM PDT · by Sioux-san
    American Thinker ^ | 8/2/2012 | Jim Guirard
    Despite much evidence to the contrary, a recent Gallup poll indicates that Barack Obama's scam of "what I inherited from eight years of Bush" is still working -- with some 68 percent of Americans still believing that George W. Bush is primarily responsible for America's ever-exploding budget deficits, our painfully high and long-lasting rates of unemployment, and our incurably anemic rates of economic growth. But as the 35-year chart displayed below clearly demonstrates, this "inheritance" was not from the relatively healthy and steadily improving George Bush economy of 2004-06, but rather from the disastrous Pelosi-Reid congressional economy of 2007-08. It...
  • Peering into Pandora's Box

    07/29/2012 10:17:40 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 6 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 7/29/2012 | Doug Hagman
    While in police custody, the suspect Holmes did not appear to present any threat to police, who were able to converse with him in a normal manner. They did not transmit any communications that would suggest that he was acting aggressively, was overtly threatening or insane. Holmes was reportedly captured by police at his vehicle, although he made no attempts to escape nor was he aggressive or threatening to police. He was identified by his attire and possession of weapons, or weapons near his person, and was not identified by witnesses to the extent the surviving witnesses saw his face...
  • The Disciple Whom Jesus Loved

    06/09/2012 10:17:00 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 23 replies
    A Better Bible Study ^ | 2011 | J.Phillips
    ...Lest anyone mistake the thrust of this study, note that Gods word is not in error and nothing herein suggests otherwise. In fact, this study cites nothing but the scriptures because the Bible is the primary source on Bible issues and, if we heed the details that have been preserved therein, it can help to correct mistaken ideas we may have. As will be shown, the title Gospel of John was not written by the gospels author. Others added that title to this authors work. Still, the record of scripture is able to overcome the errors of men and the...
  • Turning the Tables on Obama and the Dems

    06/08/2012 6:45:42 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 6 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 6/8/2012 | Judi McLeod
    Barack Obama is not seeking 2012 re-election for posteritys sake. Obama is not waiting for his daughters to some day immortalize him in another book called Dreams From My Father. Obama is not seeking re-election for any reason other than to grab the four more years necessary to complete his messianic Fundamental Transformation of America. Nothing that has ever been done before will come along to tear America from the voracious jaws of Obama. This is a man who was propelled from within the foul ranks of street activism to the highest office in the land; the socialist community activist...
  • Why America is Devolving Towards Absolute Government Control

    04/15/2012 9:10:17 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 35 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 4/15/2012 | Kelly O'Connell
    The relentless encroachment of socialism upon Americas economic, cultural and governmental landscape is like a bad dream to most red-blooded Americans. When society changes it can seem like the ineluctable drift of evolution or chance. But in the case of Americas ongoing continued expansion of government powers, spiking taxes, and shrinking military, its all part of a planned elitist push into socialism. And one need not believe in secret conspiracies when contemplating this shift. In fact, for those paying attention, it was all outlined long ago by the Fabian Socialist society, and other groups such as the Frankfurt School, as...
  • Major Obama Crony-Contributor company to count and manage 2012 US Vote results?

    04/12/2012 6:51:10 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 32 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 4/12/2012 | Sher Zieve
    We seem to have reached the end of the United States of America, folks. At least that is what the Obama syndicate wants us to believe. The time to panic has come and gone and now the great and planned wasteland of what was once our country has already begun its implementation. Will we ever stop it? From a recent Obama courts ruling that passengers have no more rights not to be sexually molested by TSA employees through the US Treasury being summarily routed by Obama, Geithner and the rest of the Obama syndicates hordes, the US Constitutions Bill of...
  • Editgate, Spittlegate, and the Left's 'Race-Gating' Tradition

    The phrase "Editgate" established itself virtually overnight. It fit so well. This useful compound merges "edit," in reference to NBC's incendiary editing of George Zimmerman's 911 call, and "gate," the catch-all suffix used to describe a corrupt mess of deception and obfuscation. Already "Editgate" is being used more expansively to include other distortions in the Trayvon Martin case, including ABC's compression of the police videotape to obscure Zimmerman's head wound and CNN's absurdly imaginative translation of the Zimmerman word "cold" into the nearly archaic "coons." Together, these three deceptions -- and there will be more -- have established Editgate as...