This fits into one of our observations – that the EU has been using the threat of deflation as a way to promote "austerity," which is actually a way of further impoverishing and controlling what is left of the European middle classes. But we …

Yes, most of my friends have similar political convictions to mine. Actually, not just political but also more general philosophical ones, bearing on the theory of being, knowledge, the human good and even the nature of art. But not all. I do have so…

Notre Dame’s new football coach, Brian Kelly, has a thankless job this coming season.  If he turns the program around and has a winning year it will not inspire much more than a yawn from some of the fans.  They have seen it before. Bob Davie chalked up a 7-6 winning season his first year […]

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Ok, I don’t like getting addicted to TV shows, but it happens. I wrote back in February about the death of one Captain Phil Harris of the fishing vessel Cornelia Marie. Well tonight was the episode where he actually suffered his stroke (yeah, it was rough knowing it was happening to a real person, and […]

The latest from ColdWarrior at RedState (the guy who actually broke the Sen. Kyl audio story, not Bill O’Reilly, etc.); Who’s telling the truth, Jon Kyl or Barack Hussein Obama? Following up on what Sen. Jon Kyl reported on Friday, June 18 (that President Barack Hussein Obama told him in a private, one-on-one meeting, in […]

This guy Salazar needs to go…but don’t they all? The same day a federal court judge slammed the Obama administration and overturned their drilling moratorium, Ken Salazar turns around and says he’ll simply issue another stop order; WASHINGTON — Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he will issue a new order imposing a moratorium on deepwater […]

Well, of course it is, and for your own good, too. Or maybe not. We have watched with interest as government attacks against the Internet have become more formalized in China, the UK and, of course, America. The Chinese attacks are obvious and known in…

It is hard, in fact, to write a dominant social theme that includes this book because we don't think this book is part of a power-elite promotion. We don't think this guy went and put himself into an Afghan jail just to increase his credibility…

Sadly, the disaster in the Gulf continues this week as BP's efforts at containment keep hitting snags and residents along the coast scramble to clean up and defend their shores and wildlife. Many have criticized the federal government in the past w…