Obamacare
Politics

Re Obamacare: Is it people WILL die or people DID die?

Contrary to the Progressives’ hysterical refrain that people WILL die if Republicans even touch Obamacare, facts show that under Obamacare people DID die. Trump’s twitter spat with Mika (something the critics deplore but that, per my own informal survey, ordinary people either applaud or ignore) temporarily distracted the media and [Read More]

Economics

Tennessee bitchslaps Marxifornia

Mike Miles explains Recently, TruthRevolt wrote about how California Attorney GeneralXavier Becerra has added four more states to the state’s travel ban so that state employees won’t be able to take business trips to four additional states that have “backwards” laws regarding LGBT people. The newly-offending states include: Texas, Alabama, Kentucky, and South [Read More]

Donald Trump

Trump Tweet Tempest

By: Mike McDaniel   The First Amendment to the Constitution reads: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government [Read More]

Burqas
Islam

[VIDEO] Egyptian men once laughed at the idea of hijabs, burqas, & niqabs

Modern Islam uses burqas, niqabs, and hijabs to control women. It wasn’t always this way, as a 1958 speech by Egyptian President Nasser shows. Throughout the Muslim world — and, increasingly, throughout Europe and America — women are “appearing in public” in hijabs (head scarfs), burqas (full body tents), and [Read More]

World

Brazil runs out of money to issue passports

Last year the Rio Olympics were 51% over budget, to the tune of $1.6 billion, the month before they opened. The 2014 World Cup $3 billion stadiums were becoming white elephants a year later. Now Brazilian authorities have suspended the issuing of new passports because of a budget crisis: The government said emergency funds [Read More]

Politics

The Chevy Bolt: A Sort Of Car

Let’s take a few minutes, gentle readers, to drop in on the state of the art in electric vehicles, and try to answer a fundamental question: are EV’s ready for prime time? Have they advanced to the point they are viable replacements for conventionally powered vehicles? The suggested MSRP (manufacturer’s [Read More]

Birth control pills the pill estrogen abstinence
Culture

Progressive social policy ignores the dangers of birth control pills

Glenn Reynolds is absolutely right when he wonders if birth control pills have contributed to the dramatic rise in strokes in young urban women. Today at Instapundit, Glenn Reynolds put up the following short post: A WORRISOME INCREASE IN STROKES among young people in large cities. The increase among women is more [Read More]

Government

Remy: People Will Die! (video)

Remy from Reason.tv’s latest parody, i.e., channeling Progressive hyperbole. Published on Jun 28, 2017 by ReasonTV Remy channels his inner Elizabeth Warren to vilify the other side.

Media Bias

CNN Gets Caught Being CNN

By: Mike McDaniel    CNN, the Clinton News Network, has been having a very bad, no good, awful, terrible week. Not only has the White House resorted to conducting only off-camera daily press briefings–that keeps people like CNN’s Jim Acosta from grandstanding on camera–they’ve been repeatedly caught in behavior that [Read More]

Economics

What a posh Marin background & a Womyn’s Studies degree will teach you

A posh Marin background and a good heart can’t overcome a social justice education that teaches that wealth creation happens through shakedowns. Marin is one of America’s richest counties. Mill Valley, in Marin County, is one of the most affluent cities in California, with a median household income of $132,192 [Read More]

Race Relations

Michael Brown: Eternal Martyr

Michael Brown died on August 9, 2014. Now, nearly three years later, Brown’s parents got their payoff for his attempted murder of former Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson. The New York Times reports: A federal judge on Tuesday approved a settlement in the lawsuit brought by the family of Michael Brown [Read More]

Democrat party
Politics

The Democrat party is hamstrung because it can’t tell the truth about itself

Insiders and observers are giving good advice to the Democrat party, but it all avoids the obvious: Democrats cannot tell the truth about their goals. Several articles in the news recently combine to highlight a salient point about today’s Democrat party. The first is from Dan Balz, at Wapo, the [Read More]