Monthly Archives: July 2011

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 News Update

“Men must be ready, they must pride themselves and be happy to sacrifice their private pleasures, passions and interests, nay, their private friendships and dearest connections, when they stand in competition with the rights of society.” –John Adams, letter to … Continue reading

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Later folks.

With this pronouncement The Wife and I may disappear from the web…and elsewhere. Mr. Obama told Pelley “this is not just a matter of Social Security checks. These are veterans checks, these are folks on disability and their checks. There … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 10, 2011 News Update

“No country upon earth ever had it more in its power to attain these blessings than United America. Wondrously strange, then, and much to be regretted indeed would it be, were we to neglect the means and to depart from … Continue reading

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Saturday, July 9, 2011 News Update

“We must make our election between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.” –Thomas Jefferson Jailed military photographer released on bail Inquiry of weapons smuggling to expand – ATF testimony stirs new questions

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Friday, July 8, 2011 News Update

“It will not be denied that power is of an encroaching nature and that it ought to be effectually restrained from passing the limits assigned to it. After discriminating, therefore, in theory, the several classes of power, as they may … Continue reading

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When is a Memorial NOT a Memorial?

Political correctness gone mad at Ground Zero This Sept. 11, the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks upon America, New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg will dedicate the massive, $600 million National September 11 Memorial and Museum at the World … Continue reading

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Thursday, July 7, 2011 News Update

“Wars in old times were made to get slaves. The modern implement of imposing slavery is debt.” –American poet Ezra Pound (1885-1972) Iran Waiting in the Wings Phone hacking: families of war dead ‘targeted’ by News of the World

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Wednesday, July 6, 2011 News Update

“There are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.” –James Madison, speech at the Virginia Ratifying Convention, 1788 U.K.: 500 troops … Continue reading

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Tuesday, July 5, 2011 News Update

“Liberty is a word which, according as it is used, comprehends the most good and the most evil of any in the world. Justly understood it is sacred next to those which we appropriate in divine adoration; but in the … Continue reading

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Sunday, July 3, 2011 News Update

“Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please an individual – or at least that he ought not so to do; but that he … Continue reading

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