Tag Archives: Bush

The Commander-in-Chief?

The Iraq pull out wasn’t his decision! Declaring Victory (“Mission Accomplished”) and going home wasn’t his decision… If somehow Obama bin Laden’s death backfired, after exploiting it for all this time, Obama would suddenly claim he had nothing to do … Continue reading

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Know Nothings

Once upon a time, Democrats were concerned with infringements on civil liberties, when the president abusing power was someone they opposed and when the deaths of Americans bothered them. It was a magical time called the 2000s, but it might … Continue reading

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Happy Tax Increases Everyone!

As part of the fiscal cliff, the top tax rate on dividends is scheduled to nearly triple in 2013.  Here are some questions you might have: What is a dividend?  A dividend is a cash payment that a company makes … Continue reading

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Rejoice! It’s All Good

The federal government ran a deficit of $292 billion for the first two months of fiscal year 2013 – October and November 2012 – amounting to $4.8 billion of borrowed money each day. “The federal budget deficit was $292 billion … Continue reading

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Food For The Sowell Chapter 2

President Obama today issued a stern warning to Republicans in Congress threatening to use the debt ceiling as a bargaining chip in deficit negotiations, saying “it is not a game that I will play.” “I want to send a very … Continue reading

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If Wishes Were Horses…

Little noticed in President Obama’s “fiscal cliff” plan is a demand for a huge new stimulus package. Wait! Wasn’t he and everyone in the press telling us just before the election how the economy was gathering steam? You mean He … Continue reading

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Indy’s Top 25 List

Inspired by Obama’s appearance on David Letterman. Please stop me when I get to the Bad stuff about Obama’s 4 years: 1. a Net loss of 1.3 million jobs overall. 2. Higher inflation due to devaluing of the dollar. 3. … Continue reading

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Redistribution

Now this is Redistribution: An alarming data point from the minority side of the Senate Budget Committee: More Americans are being added to food stamps than are finding jobs. The data is detailed in this chart, provided by the committee: As the … Continue reading

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Backwards is “Forward”

President Obama has learned something during his presidency: You can’t change Washington from the inside. “The most important lesson I’ve learned is that you can’t change Washington from the inside,” he told a Univision forum Thursday. “You can only change … Continue reading

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The Slow and Deliberate

Worth Reading: http://washingtonexaminer.com/obama#.UFsQT41lQ18#LPFWLP_S The Fast & Furious report from the Inspector General’s Office is in and guess what no one important is to blame for Fast & Furious. What a shocker. The script for this Dog-n-Pony show was written before … Continue reading

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Drone Warfare

At first, I thought Liberals were like Bees. (http://indyfromaz.wordpress.com/2011/03/18/liberal-are-bees/) In 2011 I thought Liberals were like Zombies. (http://indyfromaz.wordpress.com/2012/01/21/the-zombie-hoard/) In 2012 Its Drones. Mindless, unthinking,programmed machines that just do as they are programmed and attack when ordered and are only capable … Continue reading

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It’s Only a Movie

Ratings firm Egan-Jones cut its credit rating on the U.S. government to “AA-” from “AA,” citing its opinion that quantitative easing from the Federal Reserve would hurt the U.S. economy and the country’s credit quality. It was AAA when Obama … Continue reading

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Baloney Sandwiches

a new report from the Institute for Supply Management shows that manufacturing dropped by the largest amount in three years during the month of August.  Unfortunately, construction is also down.  It declined by the largest measure in a year – … Continue reading

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Conventional Wisdom

The DNC Convention starts tonight. It will be Orwell on Display. Freedom is Slavery. (Class) War is Peace. Ignorance is Strength. And my favourite, my own – FEAR IS HOPE. 1. Lie 2. It’s All Bush’s Fault. 3. Vote for … Continue reading

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Reality Bites

Had an interesting but short (because of time) conversation between me (right of center) another friend (somewhat left of center) and someone who is just left, not extreme left (but Obama bumper sticker left). The one thing we could all … Continue reading

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2016

Something I’ve already said: “All of a sudden this man gets up and says, ‘How long will you blame the previous administration for all of your problems?’” former Clinton Secretary of State Madeleine Albright recounted. “I said, ‘Forever.’” The story … Continue reading

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Doleling Out the Jobs

The Democrats are spinning away that adding 80,000 Jobs last much is “going in the right direction”. And we’ve “created private sector job growth” every month, yada yada…Just at a snails pace. And the snails are winning. And that’s Congress’s … Continue reading

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Reality Is a Dish Best Served Cold

When asked yesterday whether she agreed or disagreed with one of the world’s top climate-change scientists that there had been no statistically significant global warming over the last fifteen years, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Administrator Jane Lubchenco would … Continue reading

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Bad Advice

  White House senior adviser David Plouffe said on Sunday Republicans want “huge tax cuts for the wealthy, more war, more debt.”  “They want to return us back to the same policies that caused the recession — huge tax cuts … Continue reading

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Getting Ahead

Sign found in the toilet, Press here for your money… LOL! :) Straining to find a way to excuse President Obama’s Friday remark that “the private sector is doing fine,” on Monday’s NBC Today, co-host Ann Curry did her best … Continue reading

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