An Odd Citizen’s Search For Vanishing Freedoms

The arrogant Obamacrat bureaucrats at the FTC have announced that they will go fishing for something, anything bad at Google. Any successful company must be doing something bad according to this job killing philosophy. The Obamacrat motto: “We must punish success.”

A most sensible observation I heard recently: “Wars are not ended. They are either won or lost.” The president’s speech yesterday in which he announced a force reduction in Afghanistan then morphed into campaign mode was vintage Obama. Blah-Blah-Blah. The college professor proclaiming his rules for good living, which centered on you guessed it, kumbaya! […]

On CBS TV this morning, Father’s day, there was a tender essay about the joys and lessons of being a father. A cute black child was pictured with a soft-spoken white man talking about the joys of fatherhood and adoption. Maybe I missed the introduction. (Some research shows I probably did.) But then, in the […]

If someone pointed to a baseball and told me it was a potato it wouldn’t tempt me to cook it for dinner. I don’t think it would tempt you either, no matter how authoritative the source of the statement. There is a fundamental and obvious difference between a baseball and a potato. But when it […]

TSA, the Transportation Security Agency, which was supposed to make air travel safe has morphed into a tool of tyranny. Our liberty is at stake. In the coming presidential election campaigns the candidates must make the TSA a serious issue. The whole “Homeland Security” monster needs to be slain. The TSA needs to be eliminated. […]

From “The Australian” newspaper we have a report of multiple protest demonstrations, some of them violent in China. This should not come as a surprise to anyone who is monitoring Chinese affairs. The country is an overheated boiler waiting to blow. The people of China are increasingly aware of their suppression and brutal treatment by […]

Last week I received yet another notification from my Advantage Plus health insurance supplement company. They phoned to see if I had renewed a prescription and said I should be sure to take my medications. I don’t want or need these intrusions. This has been going on since shortly after Obamacare became law. Similarly, my […]

Mendacity obviously comes naturally to Mr. Obama. Read this article from the Washington Post in which the president spouts one deception after another in an attempt to justify the government’s bail-out of the automobile companies. Obama’s lies about the auto bailout exposed (Originally from Drudge Report) But maybe it depends on what your definition of […]

Via the far-left blog Daily Kos we get this clip. It illustrates liberally the true nuttyness, delusion and mendacity that drive today’s far-left Democrat party. View the clip in its entirety if you have a strong stomach or a barf bag at hand. Ms. Pelosi starts out with the charge that the debt limit increase […]

It is quite obvious that the Chinese government is responsible for the recent attack that compromised email accounts on Gmail. According to reports, the attack was directed at: The company [Google] believes the phishing attack emanated from Jinan, China. In addition to the U.S. government personnel, other targets included South Korean government officials and federal […]