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Oops, They Did It Again! (The McCaskill edition)

By Dave in EH / March 23, 2011 /

Another liberal tax evader forgetter… but then why should that surprise you, heh?

When the going gets tough…

By Dave in EH / March 8, 2011 /

… the tough get their golf clubs????? Whilst other world leaders are showing leadership and trying to do the hard work of addressing the problems in Libya, Dear Leader Barak Obama was busy addressing a golf ball in his sixtieth round of golf. From Human Events: Addressing the House of Commons, Cameron said, “We will…

Public Employee Unions, One Man’s Opinion

By Dave in EH / March 1, 2011 /

Anyone care to guess who said this: “… Meticulous attention should be paid to the special relationships and obligations of public servants to the public itself and to the government. All Government employees should realize that the process of collective bargaining, as usually understood, cannot be transplanted into the public service. It has its distinct…

A Slice of Reality for Governor Malloy

By Dave in EH / February 18, 2011 /

Governor Malloy recently announced, during his budget speech, that “Connecticut is open for business.” Sadly, reality disagrees.

What Happens When Reality and the Template Collide – The Democrat Chronicles of Tucson

By Dave in EH / January 12, 2011 /

Having a convenient scapegoat means never having to deal with the truth.

There’s Something Rotten…

By Dave in EH / December 2, 2010 /

…in the Nation of Sweden, with all due apologies to the Bard, and it stinks like the Chicago at low tide.  It is Wikileaks and its founder, Julian Assange.  Mr. Assange, for those who haven’t heard, is the Australian hacker “Internet activist” who has decided that it is his mission to play “cop of the…

You know its getting bad…

By Dave in EH / December 1, 2010 /

… when Marion Barry is out there decrying welfare and its corrosive effects.  (H/T Michael Tanner @NRO) It was largely lost amid the glut of post-election news, but last week an important political figure called for a major cutback in social-welfare benefits. In doing so, he denounced welfare as a program that created “a cycle…

Federal Tax Scofflaws: One Down, Thousands to Go.

By Dave in EH / November 17, 2010 /

One down and apparently thousands to go. Charlie Rangel apparently is just the tip of the iceberg. I thought paying your taxes was patriotic?

Your Government in Action, the TSA and the 4th Amendment – UPDATE: Video added UPDATE 2: Media person opts out, gets the “once over”

By Dave in EH / November 17, 2010 /

Now, I’ve avoided this one for a while, the TSA being such a case of fish in a barrel that I figured sanity would have to rein them in shortly.  Instead, they have turned into the story that keeps on giving.

Like Blood from a Stone…

By Dave in EH / November 10, 2010 /

… government auditors want to get money out of an ACORN. Auditors questioned about $2 million because ACORN Associates didn’t document open competition by contractors — many of them ACORN affiliates throughout the country. The inspector general said HUD should demand records that document why contractors were selected and records that justify the lack of…