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Memorial Day Tribute

I spent 23 years in the military working side by side with some of the finest America has to offer.  These men and women were and are my brothers and sisters and it was indeed my honor to know such people.  These remarkable Americans don’t sign up for riches or fame.  They give themselves to a higher calling to serve; a calling that demands deep sacrifices, steadfast commitment, and unwavering professionalism.  They are the guardians of our freedom and the defenders of our constitution.  The freedom we enjoy every day is because they stand ready to trade their lives in order to preserve freedom and liberty in America.  Today is the day we honor those who paid the ultimate price so that we may live free.  I found an older … Read entire article »

Filed under: memorial day, Uncategorized, Video

Video: The Obama Campaign Makes Thousands of “GUTSY” Calls

The Obama administration is in full campaign mode and they’re are all singing the same tune; GUTSY. Focus group word the month…GUTSY.  What was that about not needing to spike the football… H/T RobtKraft Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Obama, Video, Video. politics

Video: Bill Whittle on American Exceptionalism

I found this clip over as at Hot Air.  Bill Whittle once again knocks one out of the park with his lesson on American Exceptionalism.  It’s definitely worth a look. Enjoy: So the next time you hear people bashing America, remind them about American Exceptionalism.  We are indeed a great people.   Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: american exceptionalism, Bill Whittle, Video

Black Friday Funnies: Don’t buy stuff you can’t afford…

This video clip is actually a few years old, but its message is timeless. Enjoy: Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Humor, skit, SNL, Steve Martin, Video

Funny Video: Dramatic Stalking Cat

This is kind of old but I couldn’t stop laughing when I watched it.  I wonder if this is how the Democrats felt during the 2010 elections knowing something was amiss, almost like something was creeping up on them… Good stuff! Liberty forever, freedom for all. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Funny animals, Stalking Cat, Video, You Tube

Huffington Post: Honoring our veterans in their own way

Last Thursday when I was checking out all the conservative blogs that were honoring our veterans I found a number of wonderful tributes.  I discovered a number of patriots who cared deeply about those who are currently serving and those who have served.  I could feel this as the honored veterans day in their own way.  What I forgot to do was check out the left to see how they were honoring our vets.  I must say what I found was a bit troubling if not downright disgraceful. Below is a video I found at Huffington Post from a 10 Nov article. You can read the entire article here>> So basically the day before we honor our veterans who have defended our liberties and freedoms Huffington Post runs this polarizing politically charged crap. Oh it gets better.  On 14 Nov 2010 Huffington Post ran another story in … Read entire article »

Filed under: anti-war, Huffington Post, Politics, Veteran, Veterans Day, Video

Thank You to all Veterans from a fellow Veteran.

It was a hot July day in 1986 when I decide to change the course of my life.  I had spent the previous year in college racking up a bunch of personal debt not knowing what I wanted to be when I grew up.  It was an empty and unfulfilling feeling that clung to me.  I decided that if by the end of the school year I was still unsure of a major to pursue, I would look into the military; that decision point was one that would lead to the most challenging and rewarding experience of my life.  It was the point when I made the decision to walk away from the college campus and enlist in the Air Force. My plan was simple enough; learn a trade in the military and … Read entire article »

Filed under: America, SAC, Veteran, Veterans Day, Video

This is just funny: Beenerkeekee

Ok, my wife posted this funny video on her Facebook page.  It has absolutely nothing to do with politics or current event…it’s just funny.  I couldn’t stop laughing.  So I present Beenerkeekee: I know…I’m pretty shallow.  But you can’t tell me you didn’t at least smile when you watched it. Rock on Beenerkeekee! Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Beenerkeekee, DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love, Video, You Tube

In Defense of Gun Ownership Rights

Bill Whittle makes a compelling argument in defense of gun ownership rights in part 5 of his Firewall series.  Personally I never really understood why some people believe the 2nd amendment is about hunting.  Think about whenever some liberal or progressive group attempts to create laws that restrict or limit gun ownership they always use the sales pitch that hunting will not be impacted.  I always reply to that argument by saying the 2nd amendment is not about hunting. Take some time and watch the below video. I couldn’t have said it any better.  Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2nd amendment, Bill Whittle, Firewall, Gun Control, Gun Rights, Video

Happy Halloween: Bugs Bunny inTransylvania 6-5000

I thought I would celebrate Halloween by posting a blast from the past.  When I was little this was one of my favorite Bugs Bunny episodes. Enjoy: Happy Halloween! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Bugs Bunny, funny, Hocus Pocus, Transylvania, Video

Friday Funnies: Barney Frank Commemorative Coin

Now this is what I call a clever campaign ad. Enjoy!  Good stuff. Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2010 elections, Barney Frank, Political Humor, Sean Bielat, Video

Earl Pomeroy: The plea of a desperate man

North Dakota is on the verge of sending Democratic Representative Earl Pomeroy packing and apparently he is beginning to feel it.  Below is his latest appeal to North Dakotans. For years this man has managed to portray himself as a moderate Democrat in a conservative state and for the most part has received a free pass for bringing home the bacon for North Dakota’s largest industry; agriculture.  This year when the people of our great state overwhelmingly voiced their deep concerns over passing ObamaCare, Earl put in his Washington earplugs and pressed on and voted for ObamaCare against the wishes of a majority of his constituents.  I personally wrote him two letters expressing my lack of support for ObamaCare and heard nothing back in return.  I’m sure that I was not the … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2010 elections, Earl Pomeroy, North Dakota, Politics, Video

The Battle For The Future Of America

RightHandMan watched John Stossel’s “The Battle for the Future of America” last night and today asked me to give it a look.  It was definitely revealing as Stossel examined our current economic woes from unemployment to unions and the contributing factors driving our economy into a ditch.  It was outstanding and I recommend that people take time in their day to watch all three parts.  Trust me it is worth it! The Battle For The Future Of America part 1 The Battle For The Future Of America part 2 The Battle For The Future Of America part 3 We can turn this thing around!  We need more help from the private sector and less from the public.  It starts this November 2nd. Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: economy, Entitlement programs, John Stossel, Politics, Unions, Video

Teeing it Up: A Round at the LINKS

It’s time again for another round at the LINKS.  Once again another busy week meant plenty of great posts. Below is a list of my favorites. So tee it up and enjoy as I continue with my fall classic. Allied Liberty News Air America American Perspective Proof that DOJ lied about Black Panther case America’s Watchtower McDonald’s receives healthcare coverage… COMMON CENTS RIP: Sgt Robert Miller: Conservative Hideout 2.0 Progressives Caught in Intimidation, Lies… EYE OF POLYPHEMUS Dawn Wells Maggie’s Notebook Obama Health Care Mandate Upheld… Mind Numbed Robot New Page: Socia.list Motorcitytimes Resource Post: The PSN No Sheeples Here Recovery Summer Political Realities Tea Party or third party? Proof Positive                 Jerry Brown: Police Chiefs Don’t Read Randy’s Roundtable Obama Resorts To Begging SayAnythingBlog Gallup: 54% Identifying As Politically Conservative teresamerica Tell the Truth ABC, CBS, NBC, & the New York Times The Classic Liberal Choose Your Illusion The Daley Gator Those … Read entire article »

Filed under: Bloggers, Conservative Blog Links, Politics, Video

Funny Stuff: Mr. Blumenthal everyone is now dumber

I found this funny video on YouTube right after I made my own version of the same.  Anyway I thought you all might enjoy it for a quick tension breaker.  Connecticut deserves better than this buffoon.  Good stuff! Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Blumenthal Connecticut Debate, funny, Job Question, Politics, Video

Video: Greta Van Susteren exposes the left’s mindset

Greta Van Susteren invited Gloria Allred on her show and confronted her with direct questions over the Meg Whitman illegal maid topic.  I must say that after watching the interview I have decided that if I ever need legal representation I would pick Greta over Gloria Allred any day of the week.  During the interview Ms. Allred appeared to be all over the place and at times I found myself questioning her competence as an attorney.  Greta called Ms. Allred out in regards to her comparing her client actions to civil rights activist Rosa Parks.  In my opinion Allred’s defense of this position not only diminished the historical importance of Rosa Park’s courageous acts during the civil rights movement, but insulted the intelligence of most clear thinking Americans.  The video below is about 9 minutes long; however if … Read entire article »

Filed under: Fox News, Gloria Allred, Greta Van Susteren, Illegal Immigration, Meg Whitman, Video

John King: Destructive News vs Invaluable News

CNN’s John King hammered away at President Obama’s assertion that Fox News is destructive while MSNBC is invaluable. So if you agree with the President and his policies you are providing an invaluable service for society; however if you disagree, you are destructive and must be destroyed.  Our founders would be so proud of this President.  I can’t believe his approval rating is still in the 40s. H/T THE BLAZE Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Barack Obama, CNN, Fox News, John King, MSNBC, Video

Cass Sunstein: How Most Conservatives View the Constitution

I actually learned of this video this morning listening to the Glenn Beck radio show.  Glenn Beck has often referred to Cass Sunstein as the most dangerous man in America.  I’m can’t really speak to that but I can tell you that the below video provides a classic example of how progressives view our Constitution and Mr. Sunstein’s opinion of the conservative judge viewpoint. “Some conservative legal thinkers like Justice Scalia and Justice Thomas think that the constitution means what it originally meant“…ummm is there any other way to see it?  Well actually there is another way to see it; it’s called the progressive way.  With the progressive way you will view the Constitution as a living and breathing document that is open to all kinds of interpretation.  They can change it as often as … Read entire article »

Filed under: Cass Sunstein, Conservative, Constitution, Glenn Beck, Justice Scalia, Justice Thomas, Video

Klavan on the Culture: Guide to the Elections, Part 1: The Economy

Starting the Monday off right courtesy of Pajamasmedia. Smile it’s Monday!      Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2010 elections, Klavan on the Culture, Pajamasmedia, Politics, Video, YouTube

Elizabeth Warren believes the First Amendment Right Needs ‘Dialing Back

Here’s a clip that will turn your stomach courtesy of NewsBuster.  It appears that the person President Obama selected to help set up a new consumer protection bureau, Elizabeth Warren, really isn’t a fan of political speech and would like it dialed back. Elizabeth Warren: First Amendment Right ‘Scares Me’, Needs ‘Dialing Back’ NewsBusters.org Our founders believed that the most important aspect of our first amendment rights was the freedom to speak out against our government.  They didn’t make the distinction on whether it was an individual right or an organizational right only that it was right to be afforded to all.  They believed that one of the main paths towards good government was the right to speak freely on political matters without fear of reprisal.  She believes that this is a scary thing in … Read entire article »

Filed under: Elizabeth Warren, First Amendment, Free Speech, Media, MSM, Politics, Video

Video: Mourning in America

I found this powerful video from Citizens for the Republic on Mark Levin’s site.  It’s time to stand up and do our part.  It’s time to save our Republic.  Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: citizens for the republic, Mark Levin, Obama, Video, YouTube

Video: What Would The Founders Do?

I’m not sure if this video has made the rounds, but I found it tonight here.  I thought it was was actually pretty good.  With only 47 days left until Election Day, we need to remember why these people need to go and this is video provide us with a good reminder.  We need to stop falling for distractions and focus on how these people are trying to our ruin economy and destroy our Republic. Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2010 elections, Democrats, Politics, Ronald Reagan, Video, YouTube

Video: "Never Forgotten" 9/11 Tribute

Most people know exactly where they were when they first heard the news on that September morning nine years ago today.  I was in the military and my wife and I had returned from leave a few days early.  We were at home having breakfast when it was first reported that a passenger jet crashed into one of the twin towers in NYC.  My wife and I like many of you watched as events unfolded and with each passing moment our hearts sank as a feeling of helplessness washed over us. We both realized that America had changed in an instant and that we must never forget the moment and how we felt about it.  We must never forget those that lost their lives with these brutal acts of terrorism.  We must … Read entire article »

Filed under: 9/11, NYC, Pentagon, terrorism, tribute, Twin Towers, United Flight 93, Video

President Obama stumbles around health care question

With each passing day it seems the critics of ObamaCare are being proven right.  From the impact it’s starting to have on the business community to the rapid increase in premium costs, all that was feared is coming to pass.  On the day it was passed in March of this year Nancy Pelosi carried a over-sized gavel past Americans gathered on that day to protest the bill, taunting and mocking them as she marched triumphantly to the House to fundamentally change America forever. Only a few weeks earlier she made the below statement. Well we are all starting to find out what is in it and it’s not good.  Today the President held a press conference and was asked a straight forward question about how the increased cost curve of reform … Read entire article »

Filed under: Lower expectations, Obamacare, Politics, Press conference, Video

Video: Joe Friday Funnies

Pretty funny Dragnet parody here courtesy of NewsBusters for your Friday funnies. Video: Jack Webb Schools Eric Holder On Arizona NewsBusters.org Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Arizona Immigration Law, Dragnet, eric holder, Political Humor, Politics, Video

Teeing it Up: A Round at the LINKS

It’s time again for another round at the LINKS.  Below are a few of my favorite posts from the past week. So tee it up and enjoy. Allied Liberty News    The Power of Incentive Atlas Shrugs               FBI: Hate crimes against Muslims rare America’s Watchtower Texas Fight EPA’s “Power Grab” BIG JOURNALISM       Does Islam Suck? COMMON CENTS         GLOBAL WARMING ALERT Conservative Hideout 2.0  Restoring Honor Wrap-up EYE OF POLYPHEMUS      Lisa Murkowski is a Sore Loser Maggie’s Notebook           Taxpayer’s Money & Islamic Sites Mind Numbed Robot         Robot’s First Year Reflections Motorcitytimes                  Conservative Economic Agenda NO SHEEPLES HERE   Time To Be Great Again   Political Realities        What economic recovery?   Randy’s Roundtable   Some Sunday Morning Fun Right Klik                    What has your government done…   teresamerica              The Great Deceiver     SayAnythingBlog      Democrats Writing Off Earl Pomeroy?    The Classic Liberal    Politics Is About Elections   The Daley Gator       Something a sane mind cannot…   TOTUS                       … Read entire article »

Filed under: Conservative Blog Links, Humor, U.S. Politics, Video

2010 Election: Democrat mind tricks…don’t be weak minded.

With November rapidly approaching the campaign ads are in full swing and politicians are using clever little smoke and mirror tricks to sway our opinions and convince us they are the solutions to the problems they created.  The more I see these ads, the more I am insulted by the shameless tactics they employ.  Their Democrat mind tricks will not work on me. Like in the above clip from the Star Wars, the Democrats are hoping their mind tricks will work on the weak minded.  They create ads that evade the real issues and tell you that everything is good.  They will make claims by saying look at all the jobs we’ve saved or created by bringing you the voter all these taxpayer funded programs.  The weak minded will fall for this and say … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2010 elections, Harry Reid, Nevada, Politics, Star Wars, Video

Friday funnies: NewsBusted

I thought this clip was actually pretty good. Enjoy: Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: NewBusters, Political Humor, Video

Video: Just who are the extreme ones?

My friend found this today and pointed out this great video to me.  It is very powerful stuff. Enjoy. The picture can’t be painted any clearer than that.  This November they will find out just how out of touch they are with the voters. Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: 2010 elections, Democrats, Extreme, Obama, Politics, Video, You Tube

Building Bridges Palestinian Style after 9/11

In case we’ve forgotten, this video should act as a reminder to all of us of the dangerous political game our elected officials are playing with the Ground Zero mosque issue. Building bridges Palestinian style.   Any questions? Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: 9/11, ground zero mosque, New York City, Palestinian, Video

Basil Marceaux: wow

Well the one thing I’ll give candidate for Tennessee governor Basil Marceaux is that he is as real as they come. Enjoy: Wow. Liberty forever, freedom for all!, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Basil Marceaux, Campaign ad, Political Humor, Video

Video:The Broken Window Fallacy

We all know that Obama’s failed economic policies are rooted in Marxism.  His wealth redistribution agenda and Keynesian model are destroying our economy and killing jobs.  He is convinced that the same entity that has mismanaged the post office, bankrupted social security, and failed miserably in their response to the gulf oil spill can be more efficient than the private sector.  This is a man that is completely out of step with the American people and pretty much out of touch with reality.  Removing wealth from the private sector to redistribute it as it sees fit destroys wealth and weakens economic growth.  Increasing taxes removes wealth from the private sector and drastically slows economic growth.  Why?  Well the money that would otherwise be spent on goods and services in the private sector … Read entire article »

Filed under: Broken Window, Economics, Video, Wealth Redistribution

Video: Gulf Oil Spill – Obama Failed Leadership Timeline

This is a pretty powerful video from RightChange depicting Obama’s response to the gulf oil spill.   Judge for yourself and see if you think there was a failure in leadership.  Liberty forever, freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Failed Leadership, Gulf Oil Spill, Obama, Politics, RightChange, Video, YouTube

Friday funnies: Glenn Beck’s response to Olbermann’s theatrics

I actually listened to this live and I couldn’t stop laughing.  Olbermann and his theatrics are priceless as he compares Shirley Sherrod’s plight with that of a French officer, Alfred Dreyfus in 1894. Enjoy: Good Stuff! Liberty forever. freedom for all! … Read entire article »

Filed under: Glenn Beck, keith olbermann, Shirley Sherrod, Video

Americans need to start listening to Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan gets it!  He knows exactly where we are as a nation and the direction we’re heading if we don’t get our spending under control.  This is a man that more Americans need to start listening to.  He is very much in tune with the times and understands what we need to do to get ourselves back on the road to prosperity. We know that the out-of-control spending by our government cannot continue.  And yet every time we turn around they are passing another bill that is confiscating money from the private sector to feed another entitlement program we cannot afford.  They are desperately trying to get the American people into the “nanny state” frame of mind.  The more people they can addict to government entitlement programs the lazier we will … Read entire article »

Filed under: Paul Ryan, Paul Ryan's Road Map, Politics, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Video

Capitalism Lessons for Obama from 1948

Yesterday President Obama called on former President Clinton for his help on the struggling U.S. economy.  It appears Obama is starting to feel the heat from his failed economic policies as more and more people express concerns over his ability to address the nation’s economic woes.  The U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued a scathing critique of the administration’s policies.  The leading business group issued a rebuke of Obama’s economic agenda, accusing him and his Democrats in Congress of neglecting job creation and hampering growth with burdensome regulatory and tax policies.  This is all happening as the Senate prepares to vote on one of the most anti-capitalistic bills (Financial Reform Bill) that this nation has ever seen. It appears that the President and his party are struggling over what exactly capitalism is and how it can actually help restart the economic engine … Read entire article »

Filed under: capitalism, Democrats, economy, free enterprise, President Obama, Video, You Tube

Is the Financial Reform Bill Unconstitutional?

With the Senate on the verge of driving a stake through the heart of our free market system with the new and improved Financial Reform bill (H.R. 4173), I question whether it’s constitutional. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s view on this bill can be summed up in the following excerpt: the U.S. Chamber of Commerce today highlighted to lawmakers the regulatory tsunami that will develop from the conference base text, including 355 potential new rulemakings, 47 studies, and 74 reports—and potentially dozens more as implementation begins. “This tsunami of new rules and studies will perpetuate uncertainty and fail to provide clear rules of the road,” said David Hirschmann, president and CEO of the Chamber’s Capital Markets Center. “Business needs certainty, and we urge Congress to provide as much clarity as possible to ill-defined … Read entire article »

Filed under: Constitution, Financial Reform, H.R. 4173, Politics, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Video

Mr. Stalin’s Neighborhood…in America

According to a new poll by Democracy Corps 55 percent of likely voters think “socialist” is a reasonably accurate way of describing Obama.  That’s an absolutely astounding number considering it was derived from citizens of a nation that was founded on individual liberties, property rights, and limited government.  When the majority of the citizens of this great Republic believe that their chief executive officer is a socialist that should send a pretty clear message that we’re on the wrong track. Now I know that there is a difference between socialism and communism and I’m not saying that all socialists are communists, but the two philosophies have more in common with each other than they have in common with a free market system and capitalism.  Socialism uses capitalism to a degree; however it still attempts to control the means of production just like … Read entire article »

Filed under: Communism, current events, Founding Fathers, Liberty, Obama, Socialism, Video