Monthly Archives: April 2009

To hell with the Tea Parties: Let’s move directly to a Continental Congress

And I’ve got a preliminary agenda for the Continental Congress. 1. Pass something that can be called a “Declaration of Independence.” I think that there might be a model for it out there somewhere. 2. Then replace the U.S. Constitution … Continue reading

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Some of what Rep. Chris Smith said to Hillary Clinton today about Margaret Sanger

It’s at The Corner courtesy of David Freddoso: In receiving Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger’s award in Houston on March 27th, you said that you were in “awe” of Margaret Sanger; you said that Sanger’s “life and leadership” was “one … Continue reading

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Did the filthy wench really say that?

Cliff May, at NRO’s The Corner: Janeane Garofalo says that anyone who criticises Obama’s policies is a “racist.” Not to gainsay Cliff’s take, but I’m not ready to believe that even Janeane is that stupid. Perhaps Obama’s critics should all … Continue reading

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Never thought I’d see the day…

…when someone would directly challenge Hillary Clinton over her embrace of the racist eugenicist Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, the industrial abortion giant. But my highest regards go out to Representative Chris Smith (R, N.J.) who questioned Field Marshall … Continue reading

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We’re going to need a ruling from the judges…

…of the OFMPP. NRO’s The Corner has this item: CNN is reporting that Freddie Mac’s acting chief financial officer, David Kellermann, has been found dead in his Virginia home. Reader ML in New Jersey actually got that news to us … Continue reading

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“Is DHS Secretary Napolitano Just an Ignoramus?”

Andrew McCarthy, former federal prosecutor who tried the case against the “blind sheik” behind the plot to blow up New York City landmarks, on Napolitano not knowing that crossing the U.S. border illegally is a crime: Is Napolitano just a … Continue reading

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“Obama Blames America”

The estimable Dorothy Rabinowitz, being far too kind: Five decades of teaching in colleges and universities across the land, portraying the U.S. as a power mainly responsible for injustice and evil, whose military might was ever a danger to the … Continue reading

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Some lines from recent emails out

To a reader in South Carolina on what to do about Obama: One thing to do is to keep the resistance to this fool authentic. I’m not precisely sure what I mean by that, but I think it hovers the … Continue reading

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Obama tells terrorists: Don’t worry, we’ll get Bush

America is safe again for terrorists tonight. Barack Obama will let the Attorney General decide whether Bush administration officials will be prosecuted for allowing harsh interrogation techniques to be used on members of terror networks intent on waging asymmetrical warfare … Continue reading

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Stop the pretense: This is a civil war

I do not believe that most of the people who voted for Barack Obama understood who he was or the implications of electing him president, but that’s not important now. What’s important now is that they start to figure it … Continue reading

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“Are You an ‘Extremist’?”

Thomas Sowell: While the rest of us may be worried about violent Mexican drug gangs on our border, or about terrorists who are going to be released from Guantanamo, the director of homeland security is worried about “right-wing extremists.” Just … Continue reading

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A great Mencken quote

It came in as a signature in an email from reader D.H.: “I do not object to being denounced, but I can’t abide being school-mastered, especially by men I regard as imbeciles.” – H. L. Mencken

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The Obama Fort Marcy Park pool

On the theory that this crew will not finish the year without surpassing the Clintons in all the big first year categories. My instincts tell me that he’s just too mean and suspicious to let anyone get behind him, but … Continue reading

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About the Tea Parties

When they acquire mechanized infantry and armor, attack helicopters, and maybe an AC-130 gunship, I’ll pay some attention. It’s not that I have contempt for these people. Far from it. It’s just that such symbolic gestures are of limited play … Continue reading

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This dear odd woman can sing, by God

It’s Susan Boyle in the U.K. (The video of her brief interview with Simon Cowell followed by her performance is near the bottom.) Soja linked that and apparently didn’t care for it, but having seen or heard no more about … Continue reading

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If Frank Rich calls someone a “bigot,” I guess he’ll have at least one reader for his column

I guess if Frank Rich can call stalwart defender of marriage Maggie Gallagher a “bigot,” I can with far greater accuracy call Rich a snivelling little turd. I’ll do that much for Maggie, but I won’t go the extra mile … Continue reading

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