Monthly Archives: June 2012

Saturday, June 30, 2012 News Update

“Nothing so strongly impels a man to regard the interest of his constituents, as the certainty of returning to the general mass of the people, from whence he was taken, where he must participate in their burdens.” –George Mason, speech … Continue reading

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Thursday, June 28, 2012 News Update

“The spirit of encroachment tends to consolidate the powers of all the departments in one, and thus to create whatever the form of government, a real despotism.” –George Washington Iran plans to execute two for consuming alcohol FDA OKs drug … Continue reading

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Sunday, June 24, 2012 News Update

“The whole of that Bill [of Rights] is a declaration of the right of the people at large or considered as individuals… [I]t establishes some rights of the individual as unalienable and which consequently, no majority has a right to … Continue reading

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Remember

I dunno if If I’ve posted this…. Feel free to dismiss the video, but please DO NOT dismiss the impetus?  

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Wednesday, June 20, 2012 News Update

“Wisdom and knowledge, as well as virtue, diffused generally among the body of the people, being necessary for the preservation of their rights and liberties, and as these depend on spreading the opportunities and advantages of education in the various … Continue reading

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Tuesday, June 19, 2012 News Update

“No government, any more than an individual, will long be respected without being truly respectable; nor be truly respectable, without possessing a certain portion of order and stability.” –James Madison, Federalist No. 62 Russia prepares to send warships to Syria … Continue reading

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Questions That Don’t Get Asked Enough: Who Is A Veteran?

This post just might get me dumped at TAH? Paranoia strikes deep? We have two formal institutions in this country that deal with Vets. The DVA and those programs for our retired military. Each involves  a set of bureaucrats, and … Continue reading

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Saturday, June 16, 2012 News Update

“The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only legitimate object of good government.” –Thomas Jefferson Obama grants legal status to young illegal immigrants Egypt votes on Mubarak’s successor

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Wednesday, June 13, 2012 News Update

“It would reduce the whole instrument to a single phrase, that of instituting a Congress with power to do whatever would be for the good of the United States; and as they would be the sole judges of the good … Continue reading

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Tuesday, June 12, 2012 News Update

“The multiplication of public offices, increase of expense beyond income, growth and entailment of a public debt, are indications soliciting the employment of the pruning knife.” –Thomas Jefferson U.S. Pulls Supply Route Negotiators Out of Pakistan Florida, Obama administration trade … Continue reading

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