Obama/Berlin redux

I thought President Obama's "too busy to attend" stance on the 20th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall had quite plumbed his ahistorical depths and fully explored the psyches of his advisers. I considered it the final word, the last polished insult. I thought his refusal to grace the proceedings, contrasted with his… Continue reading Obama/Berlin redux

The Wall

TOC has mentioned Professor Paul Rahe before. Here is a must read analysis of President Obama's gestures.Yesterday, I mentioned the President's midnight call to the Poles announcing his unilateral abandonment of the missile defense shield they, and the Czechs, had risked much to achieve. I forgot that insult was trebled because it came on the… Continue reading The Wall

Berna Lewis is Shocked…

Shocked!"Outraged" by the behavior of her employees, ACORN CEO Bertha Lewis said, “all of our employees, if they’re too stupid to understand that they’re not reaching professional standards, we terminate them.”One might wonder, given ACORN's history of trying to avoid paying even the minimum wage to its employees, whether inadequate training expenditures combined with exemplary… Continue reading Berna Lewis is Shocked…

Insufficently COI

COI is another acronym for ACORN.The fact that ACORN employees in Baltimore MD, Washington DC, Brooklyn NY and San Bernardino, CA all gave the same advice to a couple looking for a housing loan is not surprising and is certainly evidence of organizational practice and preference.If the New York Times is your news source, or… Continue reading Insufficently COI

Let us forget

Obama's Plan to Desecrate 9/11Sadly, that headline is neither fanatic nor fanciful. RTWT9/11 is to become the "National Day of Service," so we will no longer focus on external danger or the 3,000 who died. 9-11 is a past crisis which must be wasted away by Presidential edict.Despite this attempted revisionism, 9-11 will remain a… Continue reading Let us forget

ACORN gets COI

ACORN is changing their name to Community Organizations International.ACORN drops tarnished name and moves to silence criticsSort of like changing "Global Warming" to "Climate Change." Or "Liberal" to "Progressive." Or "Terrorism" to "Man Caused Disaster." Or "Extraordinary Rendition" to "Friends Helping Friends Executive Order."New brand. Get rid of the baggage.I think they missed a bet… Continue reading ACORN gets COI

Signs of the long, slow apocalypse

1- Why is the DOJ changing the rules for Federal Firearm Licenses?...The Department of Justice is amending the regulations of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives ("ATF'') to delegate to the Director of ATF the authority to serve as the deciding official regarding the denial, suspension, or revocation of federal firearms licenses, or… Continue reading Signs of the long, slow apocalypse