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Entries from October 26th, 2011

Cavalcade of Links 10

October 26th, 2011 by Myrhaf · 27 Comments · Link Cavalcade

1. An analysis of Obama’s willingness to act above the law. 2. President Robespierre. 3. The solutions are out there. 4. Obama’s political skills are lacking. 5. Why does Peter Schiff even bother trying to reason with these people? 6. California’s economic suicide. I’m seriously think it’s time to move…

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Programming Note

October 22nd, 2011 by Myrhaf · 11 Comments · Uncategorized

If you put a link in a comment — which is great, keep it up — we have to approve the comment before it is posted. So if your comment does not appear immediately, that is the reason. We get an awful lot of spam comments here. They make me laugh because they are written […]

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Lords of the Flies in Oakland

October 20th, 2011 by Jim May · Comments Off on Lords of the Flies in Oakland · Uncategorized

Ideological causality usually operates over the span of years, in a man and in a society. Usually.   Sometimes, however it can cover ground damn fast. From the source: One Oakland police supervisor said that the participants first appeared to him as “freethinking activists” but have since devolved into something more sinister. He said it […]

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From Dust to Dust

October 18th, 2011 by Jim May · 6 Comments · Uncategorized

When they turn the pages of history When these days have passed long ago Will they read of us with sadness For the seeds that we let grow? — from “A Farewell to Kings“, by Neil Peart of Rush.   In discussing conservatism’s peculiar emphasis on local and state-level power, often under the rubric of […]

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The Ackbar Spectrum

October 18th, 2011 by Jim May · 70 Comments · Uncategorized

On the OActivists list, Rick Kiessig linked this post at his blog 12 Know More, where he proposes a way to “fit” the idea of individual rights into the prevailing “Left-Right model” of politics.  As readers of my posts will know, I do not believe this is possible, and would lead to the same sort […]

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What It Is Ain’t Exactly Clear

October 11th, 2011 by Myrhaf · 12 Comments · Uncategorized

The Nazis scapegoated the Jews; the communists scapegoated the bourgeoisie; the New Left scapegoats the rich. The Occupy Wall Street noise is an attempt by the Democrats to keep the narrative on point: to keep the American people’s anger directed at the left’s favorite scapegoat, the rich, and to keep the blame away from the Democrats. Unlike […]

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Environmental Fascism

October 8th, 2011 by Myrhaf · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

Very quietly, with Obama’s compliant media looking the other way, America is being fundamentally transformed. Congress and the Supreme Court are not involved. Few people are paying attention. The EPA is regulating industry to death. First, check out this video promoting a new book from Encounter. Second, read about the EPA violating property rights in […]

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