Response to solicitation of funds

Mr. Trump,Please remove me from any and all lists associated with your campaign. I will not contribute to your campaign, nor to any group associated with you: Including the political party formerly known as the GOP.If you need money, please ask those “small donors” to whom you are already beholden. Sheldon Adelson, for example. As… Continue reading Response to solicitation of funds

"Will No One Rid Me of This Meddlesome Priest?" -Henry II, 1170

This Kimberly Strassel piece documents the most recent behavioral conditioning of the IRS: To regard the words "tea party" as Winston Smith regarded rats. Read it, and see why things haven't much changed since 1170, or 1949; when Smith was the protagonist in George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four. Nobody had to give any direct order to… Continue reading "Will No One Rid Me of This Meddlesome Priest?" -Henry II, 1170

Coincidence?

Probably, but it would not be surprising if true.RED ALERT: Did anti-Obama campaign contributions dictate which Chrysler dealers were shuttered? A cursory review ... showed that many of the Chrysler dealers on the closing list were heavy Republican donors.To quickly review the situation, I took all dealer owners whose names appeared more than once in… Continue reading Coincidence?

None may be discontributionized

In line with their own campaign staff illegal registrations and a coziness with ACORN and its decade spanning voter registration frauds under the rubric of ensuring no voter is disenfranchised, the official position of Barack Obama's campaign appears to be that illegal campaign contributions are all in the eye of the beholder. For example, they… Continue reading None may be discontributionized

How John McCain can get my vote

Here's the speech that would do it.My friends, I am here today to announce what will be certainly be described in the media as flip-flops so stunning as to send a tingle up both Chris Matthews' legs - and his notochord, since “spine” would be an overstatement.I have examined the results of my efforts to… Continue reading How John McCain can get my vote

Can you say "Petard?"

Barack Obama may have just killed campaign finance reform as we know it by refusing to participate in government financed government. He won't be taking any money paid in taxes to run his campaign. Good for him. It looks great on John McCain.John's guys say it's fine, too."We think $85 million in public funding for… Continue reading Can you say "Petard?"