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Rebuttal of the 6 most popular myths about nuclear weapons

Rebuttal of the 6 most popular myths about nuclear weapons

As it continues to campaign for deep cuts in America’s defenses, the Left has particularly aimed its arrows at the US nuclear deterrent, which protect America and over 30 of its allies against the most catastrophic threats: a nuclear, chemical, or biological attack; a large-scale conventional attack; and nuclear proliferation. It is the most effective […]

2013 Lincoln MKZ

Ford Motor Company U.S. Sales Up 18 Percent

Ford Fusion, Ford Escape and new Lincoln MKZ Set Sales Records DEARBORN, Mich., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Ford Motor Company April U.S. sales up 18 percent compared to last year – best April sales since 2007, with cars up 21 percent, utilities up 16 percent and trucks up 16 percent Fusion and Escape both establish April […]

gold as legal tender

More states making move to gold, silver as legal tender

Arizona senators voted 18-10 on Tuesday to pass a measure that would make gold and silver legal for use as tender for payment. Earlier this month the same legislation cleared the Arizona House which leaves only Governor Jan Brewer’s signature before it becomes law. While U.S. currency will continue to be accepted in the Grand […]

Happy Days! Twinkies to Return Soon!

Happy Days! Twinkies to Return Soon!

No need to test the longevity of your Twinkies purchased pre company breakup, your favorite snack may be back on the shelves as soon as July! A Columbus, Georgia Dolly Madison plant is scheduled to be up and running by July. The reformulated Hostess Brands expects the most popular products to be back on the […]

Optimizing Your Dollar: It's Not Used; It's Retro

Optimizing Your Dollar: It’s Not Used; It’s Retro

Isn’t it nice when being stylish is also being economical? This week as you look for ways to optimize your dollar think about ‘used’ clothes. Thrift stores and consignment shops have lost their negative connotations, instead becoming the new trendy way to shop. Here are several ideas for your consideration. When my son was born […]

Employment situation still dicey as more jobs lost than expected

Initial jobless claims come in than economists had forecast showing a still weak jobs climate. The Labor Department said Thursday that initial jobless claims for the week ending April 13th came in at a seasonally adjusted 352,000 which was slightly higher than expectations of 350,000 and an increase of 4,000 over last week’s numbers. The employment market […]

Rand Paul supports amnesty, bilingualism, and open borders, opposes employment verification

In recent weeks, Rand Paul has made a meteoric rise in Republican politics, dramatically raising his name recognition, winning (albeit by a slim margin) a CPAC straw poll, and successfully duping many conservatives (including some of my friends) into believing that he’s more sane and more practical than his nutty father, whom Republican voters rejected […]

Defense Issues Weekly

Defense Budget Unveiled   On Wednesday, April 10th, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel unveiled the FY2014 defense budget request, to the tune of $526.6 bn for the base defense budget. It optimistically assumes – as the DOD previously did – that sequestration will be repealed. Accordingly, it is $52 bn over the budget cap set by […]

Rebuttal of Rebecca Griffin’s blatant lies

Rebuttal of Rebecca Griffin’s blatant lies

The leftist Hill magazine has recently published yet another ridiculous op-ed by an anti-defense hack, this time, Rebecca Griffin, the “political director” of “Peace Action West”, a pacifist group. The op-ed is an entire litany of blatant lies. This article will refute them.   Titled “Congress has a blind spot for Pentagon spending”, it begins […]

How NOT to promote economic reform in France

How NOT to promote economic reform in France

In a recent American Spectator article, the magazine’s Paris correspondent, Joseph Harriss, narrates how American businessman Maurice Taylor was asked by the French government to save the ailing Goodyear company and its tyre factory in Amiens. Taylor visited the factory several times and held talks with the French government and labor unions, but their demands […]

In Hot Pursuit Means More in Dubai

In Hot Pursuit Means More in Dubai

Gulf News is reporting that the ‘no budget worries’ Dubai Police Department has purchased a Lamborghini ‘squad’ car. The sporty two-seater can reach speeds of 217 miles per hour giving it a definite advantage in most hot pursuits. Painted in the Dubai police colors of green and white the car is expected to be dispatched […]

President's budget

Obama’s Budget Plan: Raise Taxes on Middle Class, Gut Charities

$800 billion in tax increases form the center of President Obama’s new budget plan with some $1.2 Billion in cuts to future spending growth. Neither side seems to willing to support the plan. Democrats say that the tax increases don’t go far enough and point to the liberal plan from the Senate that raises taxes […]

Obamacare recession

The Obamacare Recession

The sequester’s $85 billion dollar slowing of federal spending isn’t what’s going to stall the economy this year – that will come from the President’s healthcare reform. The White House and congressional Democrats have been hard at-work spinning the March jobs slowdown as an effect of sequestration even though the details of the report show […]

WSJ: Our Changing Relationship with Health Care

WSJ: Our Changing Relationship with Health Care

This week in the Wall Street Journal there is an interesting ‘on the ground’ look at health care and how it has changed in the past 50 years. The article is particularly worth watching because it is written by ‘former’ physician Dr. Ed Marsh. Dr. Marsh opened his practice in pediatrics in the early 1960′s, […]

Unemployed man

Obama jobs efforts fail – Worst Participation Rate in Decades

The Department of Labor’s monthly Employment Situation Report was released today with disturbingly bad news – the largest percentage of Americans since 1979 have just given up on the idea of ever finding work in the Obama economy. The civilian labor force declined by 496,000 over the month, and the labor force participation rate decreased […]