Guns & 2nd Amendment

What the media likely will not tell you about the murder of Dwayne Wade’s cousin

All I heard the past two days was how many have died in Chicago from “gun violence”. Oh but of course we must blame the guns. A better term would be “gang violence”. Bob Owens has some perspectiveBob Owens has some perspective A cousin of NBA basketball star Dwyane Wade was [Read More]


From the college course catalog. . . .

Today’s entrant in my ongoing series examining the courses offered at America’s pricey liberal arts colleges, I offer an entry from Scripps College.  For those unfamiliar with Scripps, founded in 1926, is a women’s college that is part of the Claremont Colleges, a liberal arts consortium of colleges. The other [Read More]


[VIDEOS] Advice for conservative students and a fantasy speech from the high school principal

In my last several posts, I’ve been blogging about the horrors of America’s liberal arts colleges. Thankfully, Dennis Prager offers a couple of antidotes, both practical and idealistic. The first Prager video features Matthew Woessner, a political science professor at Penn State Harrisburg, who offers some tips to those conservative [Read More]


Liberal arts colleges — making young adults mentally ill (Warning: NSFW)

They say that to a hammer everything is a nail. After a full-bore orientation at an obscenely expensive liberal arts college (“OELAC”) in the Midwest, I can say with some confidence that to OELAC’s administrators every incoming freshman is a bundle of pathologies. Really. During one talk, we were assured that [Read More]


When did college start to look like pre-school (with a Leftist mindset)?

Today was move-in day for my Little Bookworm, who is starting at an obscenely expensive liberal arts college (“OELAC”) in the Midwest. The day went well until the academic machinery started in motion. There are some nice things to say about OELAC — the campus is meticulously maintained and beautifully [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

The Great University Of Texas Dildo Protest

By: Mike McDaniel:  In October of 2015, I wrote No Good Guy Guns On Campus: How’s That Workin’ Out For Ya?  I commented on one Professor Emeritus Daniel Hamermesh, who resigned rather than face the horror of students exercising their right to self-defense: Hamermesh makes a second, exceedingly common, progressive argument, an [Read More]

Race Relations

Sorry, but our “Inclusive” “Tolerant” Leftist Utopia cannot include or tolerate people like you!

Looks as if the Cultural Stalinists were in Austin recently,erasing history and demonizing Southerners The University of Texas has quietly removed an inscription honoring the Confederacy and Southern pride from the South Mall nearly a year after UT President Gregory L. Fenves said that the inscription “will remain in place.” [Read More]

Social Issues

Ah yes, the Wonders of Single Payer Health Care

I would remind you that this is the system Hillary and the Left would seek to implement when ObamaCare fails. These are the types of things Americans will have to endure. Just wait till the central planners really control our health care A Canadian couple of 62 years hoped to spend [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

The childishness of the Left

So, Texas now allows those with licenses to carry firearms (LTCs) to carry on college campuses, and the reaction of the Cult of Gun Control is, well, pretty much what we might expect from children, angry, petulant children. Read the rest here


The Slyville Smith Case: It Doesn’t Matter, Part 2

The investigation into the death of Milwaukee social justice holy martyr Slyville Smith continues, but several new tidbits of information have been released:  Black Lives Matter protesters and other criminals who are rioting in Milwaukee should have waited until all the facts were in BEFORE destroying the city. If the marauding [Read More]


From the college course catalog….

With a child heading off to college, I’ve decided to start a new feature at my blog. As the spirit moves me, I’m going to quote, verbatim, from college catalogs. I’m not going to go the cheap and easy route of quoting from the Women’s Studies or Queer Studies departments. [Read More]

Race Relations

[VIDEO] Progressives achieve unheard of eugenic success against blacks

The Prager U video below, narrated by and based up research from, Heather MacDonald is actually titled “Are The Police Racist?”. However, watch it and you will learn that modern-day Democrats have achieved something that the Social Darwinists of the 19th century, and the eugenicists of the 21st centuries could [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

School Attacks: Feeling Good Or Saving Lives? Part 1

By: Mike McDaniel.  This article, which first ran on March 07, 2012, and was updated in October of 2015, is the first in a series illuminating the rationale for concealed carry of handguns by school staff.  The murder of 20 elementary school children and seven adults in Newtown, Connecticut on [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

Educated idiots for Hillary

Here is how foolish and ignorant many gun control advocates are.The people in this video are clueless. Clueless about “human rights” self-defense IS one. Clueless about our Constitution. Clueless about the number of self-defense gun uses every year. Clueless about falling rates of crime, homicide, homicide by firearm, and accidental [Read More]

Social Issues

Designed for Conditions That Don’t Exist

The graph above was taken from this post by Donna Pavetti at RealClearPolicy. “TANF” is the federal program Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. Basically, it’s what now exists of what used to be called “welfare”. How do you interpret it? Go here to read the rest…

Race Relations

White Fragility? Oh Shut Up!

“Nothing so needs reforming as other people’s habits.” Mark Twain By: Mike McDaniel.  Good parents inevitably run into a common childhood tactic: diversion/distraction. Little Johnny burns down the storage shed, and when confronted with his arson says: “my little sister said a bad word.” Hillary Clinton is caught exposing innumerable national [Read More]

Media Bias

Socialist ObamaCare failing miserably, so, the Leftist NY Magazine wants to fix it, with MORE Socialism!

Pirates Cove has your Stuck on Stoopit piece of the dayPirates Cove has your Stuck on Stoopit piece of the day Liberal activists and Obamacare supporters have been telling us for years that Ocare is not really meant to be a platform for single payer, and anyone who says that [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

Some advice is timeless

One such bit of advice? How NOT to get your arse shot by police!  Bob Owens shares some tips Here is a snippet, but please go read them all Don’t threaten or attack law enforcement officers You would think that relatively self-evident, but a stunning number of people escalate the situation [Read More]