Posts Tagged ‘democrats’

Pax Democratica?

A coworker of mine recently made a remark along the lines of “people who like world peace are looking forward to having a Democrat in the White House.”  Let’s take a stroll down memory lane and review the wonderful peace previous Democrats have produced for us.

Pres. Clinton: World Trade Center attack (1996), Khobar Towers bombing, [...]

Their Awesome Capacity

From today’s WSJ:
Prepare to witness, then, the awesome capacity of an unreformed Detroit to consume taxpayer billions with nothing to show for it.
It’s a great line but I think it can be improved on:
Prepare to witness, then, the awesome capacity of an unreformed Detroit Democratic Congress to consume taxpayer billions with nothing to show for [...]

Munching on that Crap Sandwich

There was a brutally funny piece by Jonah Goldberg in today’s Inquirer.  He absolutely goes on the warpath, skewering Republicans and Democrats alike with equal glee.  The whole thing is great but the end had me in stiches.  Okay, I’ll admit to having an odd sense of humor.
I loathe populism. But if there ever has been a moment [...]

Interesting Civil Rights History

Ever heard of the Civil Rights Act of 1875?  I'll be honest, neither had I until recently.  The law guaranteed "…'full and equal enjoyment' of public accommodations, such as hotels, transportation or theaters. It granted blacks the right to sue for personal damages, and allowed any qualified person to serve as a juror."  Interestingly, this [...]

Rep. Thaddeus McCotter on You Tube

I can't say I was familiar with him, but I am suddenly a fan.  As someone occasionally accused of excessive sarcasm, I totally appreciate his sense of humor.  Hat tip to SnowFlakesInHell.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPc9xG1sajI

 

Edited:

Rep. McCotter has a great line in another you tube clip: "I assure you Republicans like children, and not just medium rare with a side of fries."
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L9jT-2TF5iY