NBC Uniquely Notes Some Dems Voted to Sanction... →
mediaresearchcenter: Uniquely among the broadcast network evening newscasts, the NBC Nightly News, not only ran a full report on the House of Representatives vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress, but the network also noted that some Democrats joined Republicans on the vote. Read more at NewsBusters
Good news! You don’t have to buy health care, but they will tax you if you...– Todd Hollenbeck
The more real you get the more unreal the world gets.– John Lennon (via thegreatcompromise)
Everyone wants to live at the expense of the State. They forget that the State...–
When great political parties begin to cool in their attachments without...– The ever-prescient Alexis de Tocqueville predicting one way that party politics in America might crumble. In other words, when political parties start arguing for their supremacy based on the opposing parties faults trouble is near. Oh wait, we are already there. How many times have you heard...
She didn’t apologize. She started laughing. I was on my hands and knees picking...– Traveler John Goss, relating how a TSA agent opened and spilled a container marked “Human Remains” that contained the ashes of his Sicilian grandfather. (via barticles)
We had thought, or our forefathers had, that modern liberal democracy would be...– Robert Nisbet
He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a...– Freidrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (via thevocalibertarian)
The kind of man who wants the government to adopt and enforce his ideas is...– H.L. Mencken
Nick Gillespie owns Rachel Maddow and Bill Maher...
Calls them out for being the partisan hacks they are: Even The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart isn’t partisan enough to give the Obama Administration a pass on Fast and Furious. Is he racist, too?
Governor of state with 'Live Free or Die' motto... →
To be free is better than to be unfree – always. Any politician who suggests the...– Margaret Thatcher
Attorney General Eric Holder placed in Contempt of...
From The Hill: A House panel voted Wednesday to place Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for his failure to comply with a subpoena, defying an assertion of executive privilege from President Obama. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, led by Republican Chairman Darrell Issa (Calif.), approved a resolution along party lines to place Holder in contempt after...
Meghan McCain admits that she smokes pot "on...
Ok. We’ve had quite a few presidents admitting to using drugs. And now, a senator and presidential candidate’s daughter. Who could possibly argue that any of these people would be better off if they were caught with the illegal substance? It’s obvious that it’s time to end this War on Peaceful People, or, as the government propagandists call it, the War on Drugs.
I know I have talents and a good heart, but why am I not handsome? Why have I...– Alexander Hamilton to Elizabeth To paraphrase: ‘I mean, I know I’m awesome…by why aren’t I AMAZING?’ (via dadabonobo)
24% of American adults say states have a right to...
That’s according to a new survey from Rasmussen Reports. The exact question asked was “Do individual states have the right to leave the United States and form an independent country?”, which seems pretty straightforward. Twenty four percent answered in the affirmative. It’s also interesting to note that this is a 10% increase over two years.
You may have been taught to believe… that he eats little children; but I...– President John Adams, defending the honor of his second cousin and Founding Father Samuel Adams to Richard Oswald
Survey says doctors don't like Obamacare...
…and they might quit over it: 90% say the medical system is on the WRONG TRACK 83% say they are thinking about QUITTING 61% say the system challenges their ETHICS 85% say the patient-physician relationship is in a TAILSPIN 65% say GOVERNMENT INVOLVEMENT is most to blame for current problems 72% say individual insurance mandate will NOT result in improved access care 49% say they will...
(Almost) Midnight Links
Syria’s currency is heading the way of Zimbabwe’s Good news for beer drinkers What do tomatoes and dinosaurs have in common? Someone bought this bottle of beer on eBay for $1,200 Feds drop all charges against John Edwards. Does this surprise anyone?