The moral of Caesar from Roger Kimball via Instapundit
“I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.” – Isoroku Yamamoto It’s almost like the public’s reaction to ObamaCare. Except there will certainly be more death and destruction from ObamaCare.
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Chris Cox, is the South Carolina man who showed up at the Lincoln Memorial with a push mower and got to work cutting the grass. Today, Rep. Darrell Issa recognized Cox, ”an American Patriot and one-man member of the Monument Militia,” for his efforts by reading a statement into the Congressional Record.
You Go, Girl!
The AT&T Android app AT&T Smart Wi-Fi on the Samsung Galaxy Note II disables Wi-Fi while purporting to connect to ‘free’ AT&T Wi-Fi hot spots. It doesn’t connect to ‘free’ spots. Instead, it redirects to billable ‘on-air’ spots. Actually, the AT&T Smart Wi-Fi app disconnects your legitimate Wi-Fi connection and reverts to AT&T or roaming […]
A South Carolina Sheriff knows his officers have an important job, but he also knows that they can’t be everywhere. The Spartanburg County Sheriff is known for speaking his mind, and at a news conference on Monday, he didn’t hold back his anger and frustration after a woman was attacked in a park over the […]
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BOLO (Be On the Look Out): Laser Cannon Denton (Texas) police have stepped up their search for a high-powered laser cannon used to align railroad tracks. The 2-foot-long laser, valued at $12,000, was taken sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Friday from the bed of a Kansas City Southern Rail pickup parked off Jim […]
After the near-incident involving severe freeway braking (see Unscathed – Driver’s Education: Day 3), Driver #2 preferred to stay on surface streets. Except for a one-mile stretch of highway traffic, Day 4 was to be on surface roads, boulevards and wide thoroughfares. The one-mile highway section however, turned out to be one-mile too many. Entering […]
An explanation that “Whoa! Whoa! Whoa!” means “Stop. Now.” would have been helpful at the outset of tonight’s drive. (Terminology used during a left turn into oncoming traffic.) A near miss is still a miss, but dang. They’re learning.
Two kids in a Parking Lot Day One of Drivers’ Education The guys got their learners’ permits today and are required to document 10 hours of experience behind the wheel. Day 1: The High School Parking Lot First steps were seat-belts, mirror adjustment, seat height and position, and controls: drive selection, accelerator and brake pedal […]
Texas Stadium imploded
h/t to Flopping Aces.
Neanderpundit meets R. Lee Ermey Cool!
Unreal! with a big tip o’ the sombrero to Allahpundit at Hot Air … MSNBC’s coverage of Arizona’s rifle-toting Obamacare hearing attendee CROPS THE VIDEO FOOTAGE so that it does NOT SHOW that AR-15 carrying US Citizen is actually a well-dressed, Black Male. Then, MSNBC goes on to describe the scene as (quote): “white people […]
We shared about 6 hours of conversation on Sunday and I am not going to reveal a single word of it. See Playing Hooky in Phoenix
Wayne LaPierre meets Traction Control’s USCitizen, and says, “Stay with us, we’ve got a big fight on our hands.“
Gunny R. Lee Ermey at the Team Glock exhibit. The line for autographs had about 75 people in it. When watching the Gunny interact with people it was clear that HE LOVES THIS STUFF! OOH-RAH! (click to embiggerize picture)
While I didn’t get the chance to visit the convention center – or to take snapshots while I was driving; I did encounter some totally bitchin’ rods on the highway to this today,
Traction Control is all set to go meet Glenn Beck, Ted Nugent, Craig Boddington, David Blanton, John Micheal Montgomery, Oliver North, John McCain, Karl Rove and others at the 2A Blogbash. The Gunbloggers have Press Passes! and will be watching the media coverage with the proverbial un-blinking eyes. Most likely, I will try to lure […]